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January 01, 1990 - November 18, 2012 + Second Opinion
First you hear you need surgery, now you need to choose a good surgeon. New data now makes the choice easier...
The role of the doctor has changed considerably over the past 50 years to the point where the doctor is now an advisor. But when advice isn't followed,...
While the social meaning of ethnicity is becoming increasingly unclear, medicine may need to have some clear definitions.
After the PSA test comes back positive, how does a man choose which treatment is best?
Before you encourage Dad to go get tested for prostate cancer know the risks and benefits…
Sometimes it is difficult to be low person on the totem pole and see something being done wrong...
Doctors are using a new medicine, Provigil, to help people stay awake longer. Is this a case of disease mongering?...
When is a disease not really a disease?
Even after the doctor tells us that everything is all right , we still continue to worry and wonder.
The pharmacuetical executives who plead guilty this week to illegally pushing prescription narcotics on unsuspecting doctors may have done far more harm than just killing people.
When we loose a colleague it causes us to rethink our own life and our relationships.
Dealing with Alzheimer? Disease is complex, but nothing is worse than deciding on issues such as the placement of feeding tubes.
Why is it that the news media and the public always need to blame the victim for their illness?
The Republic of Georgia, a country from the former Soviet Union, is in the midst of major health-care reform. There are important lessons that can...
Patients should be told the magnitude of benefit about drugs to treat diseases so they can make personal informed decisions...