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News and Stories: The Art of Medicine – Muhlenberg College

The Art of Medicine By learning what she didn’t want to do—become a physician—medical illustrator Beth Sumner Vuelta ’09 found her true calling. By: Cindy Kuzma  Thursday, May 9, 2019 04:20 PM Two selections from Beth Sumner Vuelta’s portfolio of medical illustrations One image shows the difference between healthy and diseased kidneys. Another depicts the… Read More »

Medical News Today: How plants from Mauritius could help fight cancer

A recent study concludes that medicinal herbs found in Mauritius contain chemical compounds that inhibit the propagation of cancer cells. Mauritius is a hotbed of unique flora and fauna. Although science has made a great deal of headway in the treatment of cancer, there is still a long way to go. Some researchers, investigating new… Read More »

Jillian Michaels slams popular keto diet as a ‘terrible, terrible idea’ – Fox News

When it comes to the popular keto diet, the “Biggest Loser” trainer Jillian Michaels is not a fan. Speaking on the “#Adulting” podcast in late April, Michaels slammed the keto diet, which requires people to be on a very low-carb, moderate protein and high-fat eating plan, as a “terrible, terrible idea.” “Your cells are literally made up of those… Read More »