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Patricia Salber MD, MBA (@docweighsin)
The 2016 Medscape Physician Compensation Survey answers the question "how much money do U.S. doctors make," including who makes it and for what specialty.
Sleep Number's new Sleep 360 bed automatically collects data from you & uploads it to the cloud, where it can be integrated with data from your personal IoT ecosystem. It can help you learn what factors help or hurt your sleep.
Some policies showing up in the Republican ACA replacement proposals are the same ones they've proposed for years even though they have already proved to be unsuccessful.
The Trak Male Fertility Testing System helps men monitor key fertility parameters & correlate them to lifestyle factors known to impact sperm quality.
Although there is no wonder drug that makes it easy to quit drinking alcohol in excess, there are medications that can help reduce cravings and cut back on heavy drinking, particularly when combined with proven psychosocial interventions.
Despite being a physician, trained in endocrinology, and now pretty up-to-date on the treatment of osteoporosis, I just could not bring myself to tell my physician that I would take bisphosphonates. Why is that?
In the age of Zika, knowing which insect repellents are safe and effective, is more important than ever. Here's a quick review.
Not only are we failing to reduce overall use of drugs associated with fractures, but only a fraction of people who are eligible for prescriptions for bone strengthening drugs are getting them.
A new study shows that Zika virus infects adult brain cells suggesting that the consequences of the infection may be far greater than previously thought.
Osteoporosis is known to increase the risk of fragility fractures, but, many people don't know that they have low bone density until they break a bone.