Fall 2014

His Mother’s Demons

A bittersweet memoir of growing up in the shadow of mental illness

The breaking point came when Sophie washed the boys’ clothes in kerosene. She did it >>

All’s Fair

In a Bronx apartment, the Columbian Exposition of 1893 lives on 

They came by the millions, via steamship and Pullman coach, by trolley car and >>

The People’s Science

How a stem cell researcher put his own worldview under the microscope

The magic of stem cells takes my breath away. After years of watching them >>

Our Specialty

Patients with disabilities need dental care more than most. At Tufts, they have an ally

When Elizabeth Page, who has cerebral palsy, was a little girl, she and her >>

Access to Care: ‘It’s a Crisis’

53 regions in Massachusetts don’t have enough dentists

A few weeks ago I looked into the mouth of a 90-year-old patient who >>

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Our Specialty

Patients with disabilities need dental care more than most. At Tufts, they have an ally

All’s Fair

In a Bronx apartment, the Columbian Exposition of 1893 lives on 

His Mother’s Demons

A bittersweet memoir of growing up in the shadow of mental illness

The People’s Science

How a stem cell researcher put his own worldview under the microscope

In a Heartbeat

One in 350 teens is at risk for sudden cardiac arrest. Doug Grosmark, D85, helps save their lives

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Access to Care: ‘It’s a Crisis’

53 regions in Massachusetts don’t have enough dentists

Fine Eye for Fungi

Joseph Marcantonio’s lifelong love affair with the mushroom

Got Teeth? Use Fluoride

ADA revises guidelines for young children

Practice Perfect

Dental alumni and their patients conduct real-life clinical research for Tufts

Up in the Air

Is there a link between secondhand smoke and cavities?