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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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Where is the lamp beside the golden door?

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The Sound of Music

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Tra La La

Music decreases pain after surgery--see upcoming blog post.

Just the Facts

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I’ve always liked the idea of a geriatric managed care organization. I liked it back when they were called Medicare HMOs (after they were first...

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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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