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Doctors have authority to decide treatment of minors

Doctors have authority to decide treatment of minors

September 10, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

The rights of minor hospital patients do not allow for the majority of children to have any autonomy as to their treatment. Rather, difficult decisions are left to either their parents or guardians, but allotting such stress to parents may not be in the child’s best interest. Rece...

Student bone marrow campaign looks for donors

Student bone marrow campaign looks for donors

April 30, 2013


Filed under News

Students will have the opportunity to be involved in a campaign that saves lives with NYU College of Nursing senior Kathryn Rice’s bone marrow drive for leukemia patients, which will take place May 5 to 10. “Unlike other campaigns against cancer, the fight to end leukemia is not as well known,” Rice...