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Dose of Reality: Whooping Cough Can Be Deadly Dose of Reality: Whooping Cough Can Be Deadly Patient Care

Dose of Reality: Whooping Cough Can Be Deadly

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Jun. 30, 2014
Whooping cough or pertussis has a funny sounding name, but the illness—and the cough—are anything but. Dr. Geoffrey Weinberg, a pediatric infectious disease specialist at UR Medicine’s Golisano ...
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Shopping for Shades? Check Out These Specs

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Jun. 9, 2014
Selecting sunglasses can be fun but daunting—so many styles, shapes, sizes, and colors from which to choose. As UR Medicine eyewear expert Tom Scalzo explains in this video, your priority should be ...
Appendicitis: The Ins and Outs Appendicitis: The Ins and Outs Patient Care

Appendicitis: The Ins and Outs

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Jun. 2, 2014
Appendicitis is a complicated condition and it is critical to catch it in time before it progresses, potentially causing the appendix to burst. UR Medicine pediatric surgeon Dr. Christopher ...