Kirk McElhearn

How Sgt. Pepper’s Gave Doctors The Ability To Scan For Brain Tumors

Millions of doctors and patients owe a debt of gratitude to the Beatles. If it wasn't for their music, the CAT scan might never have made it to market.

The Crusader Mom Who Fights So Brains Don’t Bleed

After her daughter's brain started bleeding at four months old, Connie Lee started the Angioma Alliance to help bring an end to cavernous angioma.

In Search Of Lost Breaths

A lifelong struggle with asthma profoundly influenced the art of Marcel Proust, author of In Search Of Lost Time.