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Patricia Salber MD, MBA (@docweighsin)
If you couple an insatiable desire to expand your skills with a fearlessness to walk away from the same old stuff and try something new, you can have a very long and exciting career in medicine.
The leverage wielded on politicians and policy makers by healthcare stakeholders whose ox would be gored if real cost-savings programs are put into place is enormous. It makes meaningful change all but impossible.
Eighteen percent of people would rather wash dishes and 14% would rather clean toilets than floss. Water flossing offers a more palatable alternative for flossing-haters.
The Republicans rushed the vote on the AHCA through without waiting for the results of a rescoring of the amended version. Then they partied. Think they are sorry now?
There have been so many idiotic things put forward by arch conservatives hell-bent on getting government out of our lives even if it means leaving millions of people without health insurance. Here are just ten of the stupidest things politicians have said about healthcare recently.
What the Freedom Caucus taught President Trump about winning...lessons from the House AHCA vote.
The eyelid area is a common area for non-melanoma skin cancers, such as basal cell and squamous cell carcinoma, accounting for about 5-10% of all skin cancers.
Reducing misdiagnosis is the focus of a new partnership between the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine and the journal Diagnosis. The issue has hit the big time!
A new study from University of Montreal found that abnormal segregation of chromosomes in eggs from old mice is an important cause of age-related infertility.