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January 01, 1990 - February 07, 2013 + Second Opinion
Why is that we have such a tough time letting go when a person has a terminal illness?
Why are American rates of breast feeding so low?
We all engage in denial to some extent, but can denial cause medical problems?
Reading a hospital bill is like trying to understand a foreign language but look carefully because more likely than not there will be errors...
Several letters suggested there were other ways to ration healthcare and many suggested rationing was, well, anti-American.
Is it possible that in the US we ration healthcare?
While doctors can do a lot better with regard to talking to people with cancer about end-of-life issues, they are still in the dark ages...
There are several explanations for why new medicine appear to work better than older medicines...
There are several pain relievers that contain propoxyphene, a substance that is dangerous and ineffective. Why are these still on the market?
While fluorescent bulbs use a fraction of the energy required for traditional light bulbs, they pose a potential danger if broken and an even greater...
The impact of village health workers can be enormous but there are still some barriers to what they can accomplish...
While AIDS medicines would life-saving, the need in rural India are for far more than just medicines...
After generations of fighting malaria and dysentery rural India is not trying to contend with AIDS...
We all want our surgery to go as smoothly as possible, but at what point is it not in our best interest to have lots...
While dementia is a common illness, and one that causes great concern, there are currently no tests to detect the disease early and this may be a...