More than a century ago, scientists figured out how to deploy sound waves to locate the position and distance of enemy submarines. This discovery would also lay the groundwork for using high-​frequency sound waves to peer inside the human body and usher in the age of ultrasound.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2019
  • Sub Heading Sound waves are being harnessed in new and unexpected ways to find and treat disease.
Medications prescribed to treat illness do unintended harm to an alarming number of patients in the United States each year.

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2018
  • Sub Heading What you should know about adverse drug events
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as though nothing had happened – Winston Churchill

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2018
  • Sub Heading Why We Don’t Take Our Meds (Again), Part VII
It is difficult for a man to understand something when his income depends on his not understanding it. H.L. Mencken

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2018
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