Thank you Med-Source for Grand Rounds 3.48!
Med-Source: Resources for Medical Students presented a special Back to School Special for all health professional types returning to school. They included my interview with Dr. Hoskins at AAO GetSmart: EyeSmart! Check out Grand Rounds if you want...
Psychologists for an Ethical APA Protest Torture
The American Psychological Association (APA) holds its annual convention in San Francisco August 17-20, 2007, but a group of psychologists is breaking ranks, claiming use of torture a violation of ethical principles. Psychologists for an Ethical A...
So You Think You Want to Volunteer as a Disaster Responder?
That is wonderful news to the people who need help, but organizations like the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) want you to be prepared. Flood waters are often contaminated with sewage, chemicals, and pesticides; phys...
Final Four: The Presidential Candidates & How their Health Care Plans Differ
Republican candidates: McCain vs. Huckabee: Seems to come down to the abortion issue with former Arkansas Governor Huckabee stating he is staying in the race to promote a constitutional ban on abortion. Senator John McCain opposes abortions bu...
Clean Hands All Around
What do moms everywhere and infection control experts have in common? They're both big on instilling the habit of hand washing. So simple and so good for you, yet if the truth be told, a good number of people would have 2 dirty little secrets they...
Musings of a Befuddled Pharmacist
Okay, so that's the last thing you want to hear from the person who may be responsible for giving you some life-saving or life-extending medicine and/or information. Fortunately for us all, I won't be doing any of that today.This blog is supposed ...
Thank You Dr. Emer For Grand Rounds 4.36
Dr. Emer writes the fascinating blog, Parallel Universes from the Philippines. He hosted Grand Rounds, a compilation of the best writing in the medical blogosphere for the week, for the 5th time this week. Thanks for including my post, Rice Wars,...
Prostate Cancer Awareness Week
Too many men I know and love have died of prostate cancer and its complications - my father, my grandfather, the fathers and grandfathers of friends. In Canada and US, Cancer Societies are observing Prostate Cancer Awareness Week, urging men to t...
Men's Health: Gift of Health with our NEWEST Product Feature
Human Kinetics and the American College of Sports Medicine present Healthline’s exclusive new Health Books On-Line. If you want to get serious about your health and make some lifestyle changes, Healthline wants to be your partner. We ma...
South Park Meets Grand Rounds - Thank You,