Web Extras

Winter 2019

Battling the Opioid Crisis

Healthcare thought leaders Atul Gawande, MD, MPH, and Vivek Murthy, MD, MBA, discuss the path forward through the opioid crisis.

Special Delivery

Watch as the newborn MRI system arrives by crane to be installed in its new home in the NICU.

Vetting Vitamin D

Our nutrition experts explain how much of this popular dietary supplement is too much.

Star Treatment

A special visitor made a heart transplant patient’s day.

More Than Words

How the Laham family counted on the Brigham’s NICU nurses.

Mapping the Mind

Learn how Brigham neurosurgeon Alexandra Golby, MD creates maps of patients’ brains.

Summer 2018

Talking Genes

Hear how doctors like Robert Green, MD, MPH, help people understand results of home genetic testing.

A Matter of Time

Researchers have found a way to deliver HIV therapy with just one weekly pill.

Machine Learning

Keith Dreyer, DO, PhD, explains how artificial intelligence will transform healthcare.

Sweet Deal

Scientists are discovering the disease-fighting benefits of cocoa.

In Good Hands

Mom Sedina Amuzu describes her emotional journey with her daughter, Brianna, who received care in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit after weighing under two pounds at birth.

Sleeper Effect

Staying asleep can be harder as the years go by. Charles Czeisler, PhD, MD, and Elizabeth Klerman, MD, PhD, explain why.

Manuel’s Story

When teenager Manuel Sanchez Paniagua’s lung cancer began to spread, his radiation oncologists worked quickly to find him the right treatment in time.

Summer 2017

Making Medicine Personal

Lauren Stetson discusses her participation in the BabySeq Project with primary investigator Robert Green, MD, MPH.

Bringing the Hospital Home

David M. Levine, MD, describes his pilot project to safely bring hospital services to patients in their homes.

A New Way Forward

War veteran Brandon Korona successfully undergoes a new experimental amputation.

A Thankful Heart

Heart transplant recipient Brian Wade meets the family of his donor.

Will’s Journey

Learn more about how Will Lautzenheiser’s double arm transplant has changed his life.

Winter 2016/17

Stroke patient being interviewed on a couch

Retreat & Refresh Stroke Camp

Hear some members of Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital’s Stroke Support Group talk about their worry-free weekend at the camp.

BWH Patient discussing treatment at the new facility

New Building Opens on BWH Campus

Meet three patients who are already benefiting from the innovation and collaboration housed in this state-of-the-art facility.

Read Early and Often

The Brigham Baby Academy encourages parents to read to their babies early and often.

Dr. Charles Czeisler discussing the impact of sleep on health

Impact of Sleep on Health

Charles Czeisler, MD, PhD, chief of the Division of Sleep and Circadian disorders, discusses the consequences of sleep deprivation

Sharon Samuels before and after of a newly-approved ultrasound therapy performed at BWH.

A Life-Changing Treatment

Meet Sharon Samuels and see the before and after of a newly-approved ultrasound therapy performed at BWH.

Preventing Alzheimer’s

Reisa Sperling, MD, MMSc, director of the Center for Alzheimer Research and Treatment, discusses possible Alzheimer’s treatment.