American Waves
  Diversity in America
  Ceremonies/Festivities
  Eye on the High Court
  Fathers of Faith
  Footsteps of Lincoln
  Genes & Biotechnology
  Impacts
  Media in Review
  Millennial Moments
  Peoples of the World
  Poetry
  Profiles in Character
  Scientists: Past & Present
  Speech & Debate
  The U.S. Constitution
  Traveling the Globe
  Worldwide Folktales
  World of Nature
  Writers & Writing
 
Special Reports on  " General Science"

      Click on a title below to access the article in this Special Report.

Special Report

A Peek Into Twenty-First-Century Medicine


Introduction
Modern medicine offers much to be grateful for. A battery of vaccines and drugs now controls an array of once-devastating diseases. ...

The Promise of Genetic Cures
Innovative microscale analyses and novel techniques for gene repair offer the unprecedented opportunity to detect and correct genetic defects that are specific to individual patients. ...

Back to the Future
As society expands its perspective on health care from the expectation of "instant" cures to the need for long-term, preventive strategies, scientifically tested herbal remedies will be integrated with conventional medicine. ...

Spirituality in Healing
The healing power of the spirit, exemplified by the success of the Twelve Steps program in helping overcome a variety of addictions, will be harnessed more fully to treat a wider range of medical problems. ...

Copyright 2017 The World & I Online. All rights reserved.
About Us  |  Contact Us  |  FAQ  |  Terms of Use  I   Privacy Policy