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Caring for Someone With Alzheimer's: How to Get Quality Care for Someone You Love With the Disease

Someone you love and care about just received an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis—now what? The next steps can be emotional and overwhelming, especially if you’re unfamiliar with what caring for someone with Alzheimer’s involves exactly. There’s also no single, foolproof guide to Alzheimer’s care, given that the disease presents and shifts differently depending on the person. […]

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Air Pollution Is Killing Kids, But Trump's EPA Doesn't Seem To Care

As a fourth-year medical student and future family medicine provider, I have a moral obligation ― as does any doctor ― to keep my current and future patients healthy and thriving. It’s for that reason I must speak out against acting Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler’s pending proposal, misleadingly named the “Affordable Clean Energy Rule,” […]