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Training trials

Capping medical residency hours does not hamper new doctors' quality of training When new rules capped training hours for medical residents at 80 hours per week in 2003, critics worried that the change would leave physicians-in-training…

God doesn’t play dice — does cancer?

Credit: University of Colorado Cancer Center The saying "God doesn't play dice" is meant to suggest that nothing happens by chance. On the other hand, cancer seems like the ultimate happenstance: Don't we all have a 43-year-old, vegan,…