A Medical Dispatch for Well Beings
Volume 4, Number 3 | June 2022
Vaccines for Kids Under 5
At last, a COVID vaccine for children less than 5 years of age is on the horizon. Over the past few weeks both Pfizer and Moderna have released preliminary data that supports a safe and effective vaccine for this age group, starting at 6 months old. Dr. Hela Barhoush details what we know so far.
Unpacking Longevity: Engineering Brain Health, From Sleep to Neuroplasticity
Private Medical physicians Dr. Jordan Shlain, Dr. Natalie Walsh, and Dr. Hadi Halazun are joined by Dr. Amy Kruse, general partner of Prime Movers Lab, where she leads their life sciences investments. They discuss what constitutes good sleep hygiene, how to engineer our sleep as we age, and the new neuroscience therapeutics toolkit that taps into our more recent understanding of neuroplasticity and networks in the brain.
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Dr. Nima Afshar
Get to know our newest San Francisco-based physician.