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January 01, 1990 - January 12, 2013 + Second Opinion
Why is it that Canada prohibits drug companies from advertising products directly to the public?
Two men with the same disease. Will their treatment differ?
When we go to a teaching hospital we assume the care may be better. But we often aren't given a choice about who should be...
A large, high-quality study suggests that newer antidepressants may be far less effective than we have been told by their manufacturers...
Despite significant research showing the benefits of some complementary and alternative treatments such as acupuncture, they are still considered outside the mainstream...
Doctors have a hard time when people don't follow their advice. But behavior change isn't easy for anyone -- not even doctors.
Despite substance abuse being a major medical and public problem, only twelve out of 125 medical schools surveyed, offer a required course in substance abuse...
Studies suggest we are over-treating people who have high cholesterol but no risk factors for heart disease...
Getting a call from your doctor may not be just another phone call...
So much of what medical students learn is not from books and lectures but from their watching the behaviors of others. It may be that...
The loss of a loved one can have profound health consequences.
Patient permission for publication is essential, but without publication medical science stands still...