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How Did We End Up in a Post-factual World?

Dov Michaeli, MD, PhD - 5/15/2019 - 2

Belief in alternative facts is the hallmark of the post-factual world. It arises from our tribal nature and is very difficult to change.

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Plant-based Diets Can Be Risky If You Have Kidney Disease

Deborah Clegg Ph.D. - 5/13/2019 - 1

Plant-based diets can be risky in chronic kidney disease because they’re high in potassium. However, there are options that may allow more plants in the diet.

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Pros & Cons of Common Depression Treatments

David Woo, MD - 5/12/2019 - 2

Common treatments for depression range from medications to newer therapies such as TMS to natural supplements. Here are their pros and cons.

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Healthcare’s 2019 Top Cybersecurity Threats and What to Do About Them

Larry Whiteside - 5/9/2019 - 0

Although predictions of growing cybersecurity threats continue to raise alarms in the healthcare sector, there are clear, proactive steps organizations can take to protect themselves.

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Why Collaboration is So Important in Autoimmune Disease

Bonnie Feldman, DDS, MBA - 5/8/2019 - 0

Collaboration is crucial to attaining the audacious goals of reimagining research, diagnosis, and care for all patients with autoimmune diseases.

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Want to Know if You Are Addicted to Your Phone?

Thomas G. Kimball, PhD - 4/24/2019 - 0

Addicted to your phone? Take this easy 10-question self-assessment quiz to help you distinguish addiction from significant use.

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Alcohol, Not Opioids, is America’s Most Abused Substance

Lawrence Weinstein M.D. - 4/23/2019 - 2

Although it’s not nearly as headline-grabbing as the opioid crisis, alcohol abuse in America has reached the level of a public health crisis.

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