Ebola Vaccine, A New Use for Listerine, USPSTF on HSV, Nether Grooming and More: A Christmas and Hanukkah Overlap ID Link-o-Rama

December 25, 2016

Paul E. Sax, M.D.

Paul E. Sax, M.D., is director of the HIV Program and Division of Infectious Diseases at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.

A few notable ID stories out there for this remarkable convergence in our Judeo-Christian holiday calendar:

Finally, it's been a tough year for giants in music, especially if you're a fan of a certain age. We lost Prince, David Bowie, Leonard Cohen, Leon Russell, Keith Emerson, Sir George Martin ... and today, George Michael.

Here's a somewhat less-famous song of his (certainly less flashy -- here if you want that), with a nice late-Beatles/John Lennon quality to it, and lyrics quite appropriate to the times. Enjoy.

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This article was provided by NEJM Journal Watch. NEJM Journal Watch is a publication of the Massachusetts Medical Society.
See Also
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Seven ID/HIV Things to Be Grateful for This Holiday Season, 2016 Edition

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