Healthcare October 2011

Healthcare October 2011

Healing Power A 17-year-old’s leukemia blog, seniors staying healthy on the Internet, and more.

INSIDE Healthcare October 2011
A 17-year-old’s candid leukemia blog is part therapy, part self-expression and part hope-giver.
Harvard psychologist mixes ‘evidence-based treatment with Torah’ for OCD sufferers.
James Kugel reflects on his battle with cancer and what he learned from it.
Internet communities built around ‘casual leisure’ forge important connections.
Dramatic progress in in-vitro detection spurs effort aimed at Ashkenazi Jews.
TAU researcher helps pinpoint why certain dwarfs don’t get cancer.