Tuesday, November 19, 2013
There seems to be a flaw in the calculator used by doctors to assess treatment options to lower cholesterol. Kim Allan Williams, vice president of the American College of Cardiology, discusses the tool that seems to be overestimating risk. Plus: NYU law professor Robert Blecker talks about his new book The Death of Punishment: Searching for Justice Among the Worst of the Worst; movement in the NYC median income numbers; hurdles to employment for those coming out of prison; and the 50th anniversary of Bread and Puppet.
Thursday, April 30, 2009
An update on the ongoing outbreak of swine flu around New York and the world from Dr. Ian Lipkin, director of the Center for Infection & Immunity at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health and Donald G. McNeil, science and health reporter for the The New York ...