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Raising a Truly Bilingual Child

01/04/2018 06:00am | 4390 views

By  PERRI KLASS, M.D. 

True bilingualism is a relatively rare and a beautiful thing, and by “true,” I mean speaking two languages with the proficiency of a native — something most of us will only dream of as we struggle with learning languages in school and beyond.

 

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Doctors and Nurses, Not Learning Together

28/07/2016 09:50am | 6281 views

There are few group projects in medical school — which is strange when you considerthat there are few solo practitioners in the real world.

 

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Americans May See Appeal of Medical Tourism in Cuba

04/11/2015 12:00pm | 6095 views

Thousands of people visit the country each year for what is known as medical tourism.

By WILLIAM NEUMAN for The New York Times
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The Faces of Breast Cancer Project

16/10/2015 10:00am | 5961 views

If you live with breast cancer, love someone with breast cancer or worry about your risk for breast cancer, you are part of a global community of women and men whose lives have been touched by the disease. The New York Times asked its readers to share insights from their experiences with breast cancer. 

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Pay for Performance Extends to Health Care in New York State Experiment

11/10/2015 06:00am | 6538 views

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For a generation, doctors in New York’s economically depressed neighborhoods have been the ugly ducklings of the medical hierarchy. Many are foreign born and foreign trained, serve mostly minority and immigrant patients, and often run high-volume practices to compensate for Medicaid’s low rate of payment.

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