Second Opinion

Second Opinion

An examination of medical ethics and the practioners who define them.

Why aren’t patients given useful information on the effectiveness of medications?

Female surgeons with similar experience and skill get fewer referrals than comparably trained male surgeons.

When people read doctor’s note they can feel offended and disrespected.

Its easy to start antidepressants but when is a good time to stop taking them?

The relationship between the pharmaceutical industry and the medical profession is unhealthy and it impacts us all.

Why did it take so long to change the recommendations about the preventive effects of aspirin?

Grieving is important and complex; there is no one “right way” to do it.

Pregnancy poses unique mental health challenges that we need to address urgently.