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Colin Powell and Vaccines

When General Colin Powell, former U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, died Monday, Oct. 18, due to complications from COVID-19, Prevention.com addressed questions about vaccination. The publication noted that General Powell, 84, was fully vaccinated but had previously been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, “a type of blood cancer that [...]

Body Donation Program

For future physicians, the ability to observe the human body and learn surgical techniques in a gross anatomy lab is a critical educational step. Body donation programs continue, but donations are low at schools including Northeast Ohio Medical University. The Record Courier spoke with Hans Thewissen, Ph.D., Ingalls-Brown professor of anatomy in the Department of [...]