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Dr. Muriel G. Medical Doctor

Boston, Massachusetts
I am a physician specializing in geriatrics and palliative care. My scholarly interest is in ethical issues near the end of life, and I have written 4 books for a general audience. I see patients for Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, a multi-specialty group practice in the Boston area, and am a... Full Bio
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Helping the Other Half

There’s nothing much new in the latest edition of the Alzheimer’s Association Alzheimer’s Facts and Figures,  which came out last month. Once...

What We Believe

Kudos to the Huffington Post for running an article about the new report from the FrameWorks Institute, “Gauging Aging: Mapping the Gaps...

Chemotherapy for Alzheimer's?

A provocative opinion piece in JAMA Neurology  offers new hope for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. University of California Santa Barbara...

When Push Comes to Shove?

There’s been a lot of talk about advance care planning lately, with Ellen Goodman’s Conversation Project, Atul Gawande’s book, Being Mortal, and...

Putting the Genie Back in the Bottle

You can’t put the toothpaste back in the tube. You can’t put the genie back in the bottle. You can’t turn back the clock. We have lots of...

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Feb 28 2010 by mario knowles
hello hope you can help i have a pain that is coming from my hip area its on top of the crack of the hip starts and before you get to the hole off the [Ass] .Thank you

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