Physician-mothers who care for seriously ill children, spouses, or parents have higher rates of burnout and mood disorders.
A 2-week vacation may be essential to your health as a practicing physician.
Many US female health care workers, particularly women of color, live in poverty and lack health insurance.
Mindfulness meditation training may reduce negative affect variability in middle-age and older adults.
For many physicians, working during the holiday season is simply part of the job.
Knitting is both process- and product-oriented, encompassing repetitive tasks that can exercise physical and cognitive skills
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The transition from the workforce into retirement is always challenging, but for physicians accustomed to working long or odd hours, it can be especially difficult.
College students of color report an increased fear of crime and violence on college campuses.
Researchers are concerned that the increased focus on sexual harassment resulting from the #MeToo campaign may cause negative health outcomes.
Medical residents can take steps to maintain their energy and alertness during long shifts.
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Between the double shifts and stressful days, keeping energy up and eating right can seem like an insurmountable challenge.
Researchers systematically reviewed clinical trial databases for published studies on burnout prevalence in practice physicians.
Career choice regret, specialty choice, and anxiety in medical school have been linked with elevated rates of burnout in resident physicians
A recent report from the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine confirms that sexual harassment is a problem across all fields of science.
Changing pollination patterns, extreme weather events, rising sea levels, air pollution, and extreme temperatures all negatively affect respiratory conditions.
Farris K. Timimi, MD, and Lee Aase from the Mayo Clinic Social Media Network shared their views on the role of social media in physician practice.
According to the American Medical Association Code of Medical Ethics, romantic or sexual relationships between physicians and patients are unethical.
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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) training is a feasible and acceptable method to combat stress and burnout experienced by medical interns.
Although there are many demands on residents, taking advantage of paid vacation time is one of the perks and should be maximized.
High-functioning team-based health care models have the ability to change the healthcare landscape, particularly with regard to clinician well-being.
Leana Wen, MD, begins her tenure at Planned Parenthood on November 12, 2018.
A $145,000 settlement will be paid by actress Gwyneth Paltrow's company, Goop, in a lawsuit over unfounded claims that some of its products improve women's sexual and emotional health.
Medical students are choosing to forego lectures to use the time studying for the Step 1 exam instead.
An annual survey of resident physicians conducted by AMA Insurance found that the top financial concern of current residents is paying off medical school loans.
Early-career family physicians who practice inpatient medicine or obstetrics have reduced odds of burnout.
Interested in specializing in critical care? You may want to reconsider.
Although the conversations may be difficult, residency program leadership must do its part to elevate the voices of female trainees.
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