This month we look at what you need to do to best prepare to stay healthy during your travels, with an interview with Justin Jin, MD, MSPH, a board certified Infectious Disease Specialist. Dr. Jin is one of five travel specialists at Travel Center at The Polyclinic.
Please note the following as construction continues on the First Hill Streetcar:
It’s not every day an otolaryngologist gets a purple heart, but that’s just the surprise that was in store for Dr. Kathleen Makielski when she investigated a problem with a very young patient. A purple heart bead, to be exact.
You may have seen news stories about the national recall of several lots of contaminated steroid injections that are linked to a meningitis outbreak. Three drug lots of the steroid methylprednisolone acetate, produced at the New England Compounding Center in Framingham, Mass., are believed to have been contaminated.