The five most-read stories on Scope this week were:
A quick primer on getting into medical school: Charles Prober, MD, offers advice to high school students interested in attending medical school. Prober is a senior associate dean for medical education at the School of Medicine.
Can yoga help women suffering from fibromyalgia?: A study published in the Journal of Pain Research shows that practicing yoga boosts levels of the stress hormone cortisol and could help ease some symptoms of fibromyalgia such as pain, fatigue, muscle stiffness and depression.