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  • GERD: ACG 2007 Meeting NEWS

    The American College of Gastroenterology held its annual meeting in Philadelphia October 12-17, 2007. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is more than just heartburn - a common symptom experienced by millions of people everyday. GERD is a phy...

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  • Thank you Colin Son for Grand Rounds 3.36!

    Colin Son is a former Cinematic Arts student, now studying medicine and blogging in Texas. He is a talented writer of From Medskool The Journey to and Through, he included my post Hospital Errors: Who Pays? in this week's Grand Rounds. It is one...

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  • A Cloudy Situation: Cataract Awareness Month

    August is Cataract Awareness Month and The American Academy of Ophthalmology and Eye M.D.s around the nation want to remind people they don't have to live with cataracts. Over 20 million Americans age 40 and over have the condition, which causes a...

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  • Aplastic Anemia & MDS: Treatment Options

    There is no definitive cure for Bone Marrow Failure Diseases. If the case is not severe, your doctor will be sending you for blood tests regularly to monitor your blood count (CBC). Supportive care for people with more severe cases who can not tol...

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  • April 22, 2008 Earth Day - Call for Climate

    I have been reporting about how bad global climate change is for our health in previous blogs April 6-12 is National Public Health Week - Tell Congress to Take Action on Climate Change and World Health Day 2008. Today we celebrate Earth Day with...

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  • GetSmart: Eye Smart!

    H. Dunbar Hoskins, Jr. MD FACS, Executive Vice President of the American Academy of Opthalmology (AAO), was kind enough to spend some time with me today talking about Eye Health. AAO has two important programs Dr. Hoskins wants Healthline readers...

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  • The Road Most Travelled

    This is my first post as the CEO of Healthline and the father of 9 week old twin boys (Grant & Cooper). It's been a tremendous ride so far.As quick background, I am a serial entrepreneur and dad... this is my fourth early stage company, workin...

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  • Thank You Canadian Medicine for Grand Rounds 4.25

    Canadian Medicine is a really great blog written by the editors of the National Review of Medicine. This week they hosted Grand Rounds and like my post about a medical mystery...Betadine, Dr. Roozrokh? and kindly included it in a very provocative ...

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  • Aplastic Anemia and MDS: I of IV

    The Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation, Inc. observes Awareness Week each December. Aplastic anemia and MDS(myelodysplastic syndromes) are classified as Bone Marrow Failure Diseases (BMFD). These diseases are relatively rare in the U...

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  • How Sweet It Isn't: It's Diabetes Awareness Month

    What will cause 35 million heart attacks, 13 million strokes, 6 million episodes of kidney failure, 8 million instances of blindness or eye surgery, 2 million amputations, and 62 million deaths in the next 30 years?*Diabetes.In observance of Ameri...

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