Latest from Sandra G. Boodman
Her unusual diagnosis was followed by a long and rocky quest for effective treatment.
  • Oct 24, 2020
Doctors were stumped. Then a specialist 8,000 miles away ordered a revealing scan.
  • Sep 26, 2020
The surprising reason for her retching led a Los Angeles publicist to revamp her lifestyle.
  • Aug 22, 2020
Her fall off the bleachers during high school graduation triggered a search for answers.
  • Jul 18, 2020
A specialist’s blunt questions exposed the prolonged failure to diagnose and treat an elementary school principal for a disease that could have killed him.
  • Jun 27, 2020
Multiple rounds of antibiotics and other measures didn’t eradicate the unexpected source.
  • May 23, 2020
A bevy of specialists tried to help but seemed stymied by her symptoms — and their narrow focus.
  • Apr 25, 2020
At first, a Virginia woman was more exasperated than alarmed over her head-turning problem. The unusual cause was something none of her doctors had suspected.
  • Mar 21, 2020
After tripping over a dog and falling, an X-ray raised the prospect of cancer. So why had her intractable hip pain gotten better?
  • Feb 24, 2020
A client’s eagle-eyed examination spotted a critical clue that had been overlooked for years.
  • Jan 25, 2020