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I am starting to think that our seeming acceptance of drunk driving must be because such a large percentage of the population is guilty of this behavior.
When clinicians write informal prescriptions, their supervising physicians may also suffer the consequences.
A primary care physician sees the peril of pharmacy-owned clinics.
Sometimes we identify too much with our patients and our advice becomes too personal.
The indication? Doctor attitudes and a tendency to complain. One tablet PO TID and QHS. #120, with unlimited refills.
I feel confident that PAs and NPs will continue to play a growing role in the future of primary care.
If you really want to give your fitness and weight loss efforts a boost, track calories — and get enough exercise.
Only way we can build a better health care system is to depoliticize it and put it back into the hands of doctors and patients.
Health-care providers often overlook the unique health needs of lesbian and bisexual women.
Despite the myths surrounding residency, many physicians-in-training are helpful and willing to learn new techniques.
Consider altering your interviewing style to improve relationships with your patients.
Same-sex marriage has positive mental health benefits for gays and lesbians.
A large study connects marriage to improved outcomes for patients with cancer.
Factors such as poverty, income inequality, violence and racism influence public health.
Patients who remain cheerful, despite personal drama, deserved to be recognized for the effort they put in.
It is important for providers to find time to de-stress with enjoyable hobbies.
It's important to counsel your patients on the difference between a Pap smear and a pelvic exam.
Not only do these TV ads stink, but they also drive up the cost of health care.
"There are all kinds of options for encryption that they can take advantage of. It works well."
A physician struggles with his own fallibility.
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