The public does not trust corporate media science journalism, that is why science journalism jobs in newspapers have disappeared even as science has become more important than ever. To get the facts right, the public now goes to targeted outlets, like Science 2.0, the American Council on Science and Health, and similar groups that are politically agnostic and scientifically credible.
With the ever-changing health care landscape, it is important for patients to know not every member of their care team has interchangeable training when it comes to invoking the term "doctor."
There are not a lot of people that I would run 26.2 miles for.
However, the team of scientists and physicians at the Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University Medical Center are some of them. They are world leaders in the research and treatment of celiac disease and also happen to be my son's physicians. They have helped him become the healthy boy that he is today and there is no end to my gratitude for them.
Today's teens are delaying their transition into adulthood as revealed by a recent study published in Child Development.