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Dr. Paul Farmer speaks as part of Guilford College’s Bryan Series

Dr. Paul Farmer speaks as part of Guilford College’s Bryan Series

Yunah Kim, News Editor

February 22, 2019

On Tuesday, Feb. 19, Chief Strategist and Co-Founder of Partners in Health (PIH) Dr. Paul Farmer spoke at the first 2019 installment of the Guilford Bryan Series at the Greensboro Coliseum at 7:30 p.m. PIH is an international nonprofit organization that has provided health care services since 1987,...

Research shows how roller coasters may help pass kidney stones

Ashton Mckenzie, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

Famous Disney World roller coaster, Big Thunder Mountain, made headlines on Sept. 14 after a study was done linking the ride to the passing of kidney stones. The study won the Ig Nobel Prize awarded to ten notable scientific achievements every autumn. Research began several years ago when a patient...

Gawande inspires with talk on healthcare

Nicole Zelniker, World & Nation Editor

October 30, 2015

Guilford College’s website describes Atul Gawande as a “best-selling author and physician.” He describes himself as “A doctor who got lucky enough to start writing during (his) training.” On Oct. 20, he came to the Greensboro Coliseum to speak at the Bryan Series. “He was a very engaging...