September 17, 2019

FORDLANDIA

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FORDLANDIA: Inside Henry Ford’s failed utopian city in the Amazon By Drew Reed, The Guardian From Business Insider In 1928, northern Brazil was captivated by an enticing bit of news. The region’s residents were about to receive a new visitor, a man who came with the promise of reviving their ailing economy and introducing them […]

Heart surgery breakthrough: lifesaver for seniors

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By John Bachman and Nick Tate From Newsmax William O’Neill, M.D., knew that his 79-year-old heart patient was running out of options. She desperately needed a new heart valve but was too frail for conventional surgery. In a world-first, Dr. O’Neill and his colleagues at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit created a new way to […]