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January 01, 1990 - November 22, 2012 + Second Opinion
Many people are at high risk for genetic diseases but fear the discrimination that would result from being tested for the condition. New legislation aims to protect the...
Companies promote banking of umbilical cord blood as life-saving and the ultimate gift to a your new born but the data suggests otherwise. Further, doctors...
A surgeon invites a patient to pray with him prior to beginning surgery. Have those who suggest doctors bring religion to their practice of medicine...
Why do emergency rooms seem so overcrowded? Is there a way to unload busy ERs?
It is easy for us doctors to point fingers and tell overweight people to lose weight. But this approach isn't working and it's time for...
Caring for people with dementia is complicated and the traditional medical system can offer little in the way of support. In one study case managers, a relatively...
While technology can offer significant advancements in health, it is not always needed and often only serves to drive up health care costs.
The President and major hospital groups are pushing to move toward electronic medical records (EMRs). Will these improve the quality of health care?