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On the sidelines of the Middle East Medical Assembly for 2014, The Monthly had the opportunity to meet Dr. Frank Ferris, a renowned American physician with more than 27 years of expertise in palliative medicine and an impressive track record in promoting palliative care at a global level as well as...

This logic is the analytical geometry which was conceptualized by the French philosopher and mathematician René Descartes in the nineteenth century.

Over the past one hundred years, certain diseases have emerged because of increasing antibiotic use and abuse. Historical examples abound and include the penicillin-resistant-staphylococci, which emerged after penicillin became widely available. Another consequence of the rising antibiotic use and...

Having chaired Lebanon’s Deuxième Bureau, present-day Army Intelligence, for over 12 years (March 1952- August 1964), the name of Antoun Saad has always had room on the political, security, military and even economic and social scenes. Saad died 37 years ago on June 26, 1977 but the distinctive...

Cervical cancer is the third leading female cancer, killing 275,000 women annually. The annual cost of the 50 million screening tests done in the US is about $6 billion. The traditional Pap smear, which has its limitations, is no longer the screening test of choice for women over the age of 29....

In today’s era of openness and globalization, it’s no use isolating ourselves from other communities, or holding blindly onto our civilization while shutting the door on others’. One must take a step towards all human civilizations and explore their richness and knowledge to better...

Of the Ottoman elites who graced the 19th century with their knowledge and literature, we recall Shaker Beik El-Khoury, who was not only a physician, but a man who enriched the Arab intellectual library with numerous books reputed for their blistering criticism and descriptions, especially...

It is very common today to find couples that favor cohabitation over marriage as their first living together experience. Cohabitation is an arrangement where an unmarried couple live mutually in a long-lasting relationship which can resemble marriage. Couples who decide to cohabit are very often...

We rejoice, celebrate and take pride in our Lebanon, but hardly ever realize the profundity of our suppression and defeat. Instead, we continue to swell with pride.

Through works that attest to outstanding linguistic prowess and a flamboyant passion to Lebanon’s historic and archeological patrimony, Lebanese author Youmna Medlej sets out to revive Lebanon’s cultural heritage and familiarize children and young generations with their historic legacy.