Other Publications

Articles in the Mainstream Media

Holistic Primary Care (essay) 11/23/2014

How Bias and Stigma Undermine Healthcare 

The Boston Globe (essay) 11/14/2014

How to Get the Most Out of your Visit to Your Doctor 

USA Today (essay) 10/13/2014

Orphans Forgotten Victims of Ebola Outbreak 

The Boston Globe (book review) 9/29/2014 

Internal Medicine: A Doctor’s Stories 

The New York Times (essay) 9/25/2014

A Doctor, a Rabbi, and a Chicken 

The Hastings Center Report (abstract: full-text article available upon request) Sept-Oct 2014

Affordable Access to Care for the Undocumented 

The Pacific Standard (essay) 9/09/2014

The Effect Your Doctor’s Words Can Have on Your Well-Being 

The New York Times (essay) 7/24/2014

Seeing the Child, Not the Disability

Arnold P. Gold Foundation blog (essay) 6/23/2014

Medical (non)adherence: You really have to ask

The Pacific Standard (essay) 6/17/2014

Undermining the Doctor-Patient Relationship 

The Boston Globe (book review) 5/05/2014

The Doctor Crisis 

The Boston Globe (book review) 3/24/2014

The Remedy

The Boston Globe (book review) 3/03/2014

Reinventing American Health Care 

The Boston Globe (book review) 12/23/2013

A Big Fat Crisis 

The Pacific Standard (essay) 11/15/2013

After Typhoon Haiyan, As Yourself ‘Why Not Volunteer?

The Boston Globe (book review) 10/28/2013

The American Health Care Paradox 

The Boston Globe (book review) 9/16/2013

One Doctor 

The Boston Globe (book review) 9/02/2013

The Cancer Chronicles: Unlocking Medicine’s Deepest Mystery 

The Pacific Standard (essay) 7/24/2013

Why Health Care Inflation May Lead to Cheaper Health Care 

The Boston Globe (book review) 7/08/2013

Against Their Will looks at children used for tests 

The Boston Globe (book review) 6/03/2013

What Doctors Feel 

The Boston Globe (book review) 5/20/2013

The Body Economic 

The Boston Globe (book review) 2/11/2013

Bad Pharma

The Pacific Standard (essay) 1/31/2013

Should Patients Determine How Much Hospitals Get Paid?

The Boston Globe (book review) 1/12/2013

The Big Truck That Went By 

The Huffington Post (essay) 1/08/2013

Why are so many kids falling asleep in front of the TV?

The Huffington Post (essay) 1/03/2013

7 Proven Ways to Prepare Your Younger Child for Sleep 

The Boston Globe (book review) 10/15/2012

Fever Season 

The Pacific Standard (essay) 10/03/2012

Killing with Kindness 

The Boston Globe (book review) 7/09/2012

Zoobiquity 

The Boston Globe (book review) 6/04/2012

Island Practice 

The New York Times (oped) 5/16/2012

When Competitive Bidding Harms Patients 

The New York Times (book review) 4/29/2012

Social Networks of Disease 

Pacific Standard (essay) 4/18/2012.

Changing Parental Attitudes on Childhood Vaccinations 

The Boston Globe (book review) 3/19/2012.

The Undead 

The Boston Globe (book review) 2/13/2012

The Creative Destruction of Medicine

The Boston Globe (book review) 1/30/2012

How We Do Harm 

The Boston Globe (book review) 1/23/2012

The End of Illness 

The Boston Globe (book review) 12/19/2011

Health Care Reform 

Pacific Standard (essay) 11/14/2011

Seeing Haiti’s Distress as People, Not Statistics

The Boston Globe (book review) 10/31/2011

Remedy and reaction 

The Boston Globe (book review) 10/10/2011

Trauma 

The Boston Globe (book review) 9/19/2011

Prescription drugs, lies, and greed 

The Boston Globe (book review) 6/06/2011

How advances will alter the medical landscape 

The New York Times (essay) 4/26/2011

Without His Mother’s Milk, a Haitian Boy Is Lost 

The Boston Globe (book review) 4/22/2011

Delivering care to youths in need 

The Boston Globe (book review) 3/16/2011

Ethical gray zones put the Hippocratic ideal in jeopardy 

The Boston Globe (oped) 2/24/2011

Patrick’s cuts pose long-term health risks 

The Boston Globe (book review) 1/27/2011

Early diagnosis isn’t always a good thing 

The Boston Globe (book review) 1/10/2011

Weighing in on the causes of obesity 

The Boston Globe. (book review) 10/25/2010

A light look at some heavy mistakes 

The New York Times (essay) 9/28/2010

Weighing the Lives of Babies in Haiti 

The Boston Globe (book review) 9/17/2010

Unhealthy alliance: Big Pharma, physicians 

The New York Times (oped) 7/23/2010

Raising Doctors to Treat Children 

The Boston Globe. (book review) 7/07/2010

In ‘Fever,’ examining malaria’s ruthless history 

The Boston Globe. (book review) 5/03/2010

These detectives solve medical mysteries