It’s the latest video game craze and people of all ages are addicted to Pokemon Go. But can this augmented reality result in more than just a high score? Dr. Manny sits down with Dr. Ben Michaelis who says his patients with depression, anxiety and other mental health issues are seeing a benefit
Billionaire Bill Gates, whose foundation seeks to spread modern medicine and wipe out diseases of the poor, says he supports the U.S. drug pricing system even as politicians have intensified their criticism of high costs. Bill Gates sat down with Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker in Boston.
Thomas Morton and Meher Ahmad traced the causes and impacts of America’s heroin crisis, from the poppy farms of Mexico to the hills of West Virginia. This is their VICE on HBO debrief. Videos, daily editorial and more: http://vice.com
Doctors in Toronto told ESPN that Mirra had deposits of tau protein in the frontal and temporal lobes of his brain, telltale signs of the neurodegenerative disease that has affected so many athletes in contact sports, most-notably football players.
“I couldn’t tell the difference,” Dr. Lili-Naz Hazrati told ESPN of the comparison between Mirra’s brain and the brains of athletes from other sports who were living with CTE at the time of their deaths. More at nydailynews.com