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A report from the frontlines at MGH

Dr. Jarone Lee, a physician at Massachusetts General Hospital working on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, is very worried as predictions of infection rates run as high as 60 percent worldwide. “I am a critical care doctor so I do see the sickest folks. We are very worried on the ICU side,” he said […]

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Gun violence prevention program needs to engage community

LAST YEAR, when the National Rifle Association told physicians advocating for increased gun control to “stay in their lane,” the move backfired for the organization by inspiring emergency room doctors and surgeons to take to social media to share heartbreaking firsthand accounts of treating – and sometimes losing – patients who were victims of shootings. […]