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What side effects?

When I was a brand-new doctor, medication was magic. I loved how giving a shot of Lasix to a patient drowning from heart failure could make him able to breathe again. Or how a shot of Demerol made furrows of agony from a kidney stone dissolve into...

Sharks invade Cape Cod! Kill them!

One of the worst, most terrifying nights of my life took place many years ago in the middle of Long Island Sound, when a large shark circled the tiny pram my friend Rocky and I were rowing from Port Jefferson, N.Y. to Milford, Conn. Until that point...

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Upcoming concerts and shows

Trans-Siberian Orchestra — Nov. 26 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Sept. 15; $44-$64

Saturday Night Fever Show — Oct. 8 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale now; $50, $80

John McEuen — Nov. 4 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $40-$44

Christine Lavin, Don White — Oct. 27 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $28, $30

A Conversation with Harry Belafonte — Oct. 18 at Shubert, New Haven; tickets on sale now; $44-$79

Kid Cudi — Oct. 3 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $35, $45