Thank You Dr. Anonymous for Grand Rounds 4.8
Dr. Anonymous had to go all the way to Tucson, Arizona to put Grand Rounds together this week. He gathered 43 posts and my post about EMR's and my new neighbors, Practice Fusion - EMR 2015: Practice Fusion Cuts to the Chase. Thanks for the intere...
April is National Youth Sports Safety Month
We want our youth to be physically fit and healthy - but we want to keep them safe. Each year over 20 million kids in the US participate in sports and almost one million suffer serious sports related injuries. Sports related injuries account for...
Calling Out for Your New Year's Resolution
It's Friday. We [US] are approximately three days away from the New Year and I am frantically working to finish this last quarter (this last year) on a positive note at HealthLine. These next few days will not only be a time for finishing up those...
American Thyroid Association Requests Potassium Iodide for AntiTerrorism
The American Thyroid Association (ATA) has sent a letter to the White House requesting that potassium iodide (KI) be included as part of the antiterrorism response of the nation. The ATA is a professional society of over 900 health professionals ...
The Warrior Archetype and Violence
The Warrior archetype is a fundamental aspect of the human psyche. The Warrior is trained to regulate aggression and violence inherent in our species to defend any threat against his/her safety and well-being and those he/she vows to defend. Phy...
Do You Practice Safe Rx?: It's "Talk about Prescriptions Month"
Prescription medicines have been a lifesaver for many people, people with type 1 diabetes (and some with type 2 diabetes too) can't live without insulin, lithium has transformed the treatment of certain mental illnesses, and warfarin has blood clo...
Healthline in 2008: Dedicated to Improving Health Literacy
The ability to understand and take advantage of all of the advances in medical science has not kept pace with the discoveries themselves. Improving health literacy is a public health priority for the US Surgeon General - and it's a priority for u...
Big Thanks to RNCentral.com for Top 50 Health 2.0 Blogs!
RNCentral.com honored Healthline's Health Experts network of bloggers in their Top 50 Health 2.0 Blogs.We are really happy to be recognized along with many of our friends in the blogging community. Thank you!
Thank You Dr. Keagirl, for Grand Rounds 3.28!
Dr. Keagirl, a self-described frustrated veterinarian with allergies turned urologist and blogger, hosted this week's version of cyberspace Grand Rounds at her websiteUrostream:Random Thoughts and rants from your Friendly UrologistLots of interest...
Are You Getting Enough Sleep? March 3-9 is National Sleep Awareness Month
The National Sleep Foundation would like us to take 7 days to get educated about something we never seem to get enough of - sleep! Sleep loss may be costing our economy billions of dollars in lost productivity, and 1500 people die annually due to...