Public Health

Teach a Man to Fish: The Inspiring Mission of the Plasticos Foundation

Before visiting a country, the Plasticos Foundation requires that the host hospital must meet their highly reasonable criteria: the local doctors must be willing to be trained in the plastic surgery techniques utilized.

Rise of U.S. Clinics Offering Unapproved Stem Cell Therapies Could Affect The Future Of The Industry

Dr. Arnold Kriegstein, head of UCSF’s stem cell program believes patients may abandon a promising field of medicine if they start having nasty side effects, start or losing faith that stem cells can enhance their health.

Memorial Sloan Kettering Partners With Humans Of New York To Raise Over $3 Million For Cancer Research

Iconic Humans of New York photographer Brandon Stanton reached out to the pediatric cancer department of Memorial Sloan Kettering after he felt it was time to bring more awareness to children that suffer from the disease.