The over 300 women who've accused Larry Nassar of sexual abuse have been joined by the first man, the New York Daily News reports. Jacob Moore's name appeared in an amended complaint filed against the former doctor Wednesday in federal court. The complaint states Moore was 15 in 2016 when...
People who monitor their own blood pressure tended to get better control than those who relied on their doctor.
If you like Dr Who and full cast audio dramas, check out the all new Doctor Who Gallifrey: Time War. These 4 brand new chapters in the Gallifrey saga include: Celestial Intervention by David Llewellyn, Soldier Obscura by Tim Foley, The Devil You Know by [...]
I am very grateful to the doctors and nurses at Warwick Hospital (and the ambulance crew who arrived in three minutes) who intervened effectively to save my life when I contracted sepsis recently. After three weeks in hospital, and a spell in intensive care, I am now being treated at home each day by the hospital's dedicated SWAT team. Show More Summary
Exclusive: Doctors say 80% of units sending patients to other hospitals amid chronic shortages Patients whose lives are at risk are being turned away from their local hospitals because of a lack of intensive care beds, doctors who work in those units have revealed. Show More Summary
British detectives were scrambling Thursday to uncover who poisoned a Russian former double-agent and his daughter with a nerve agent, as doctors battled to save their lives and that of a policeman who also fell ill after coming to their aid. Show More Summary
An excerpt from Physician: How Science Transformed the Art of Medicine. While working at a community hospital in the Midwest in the early 2000s, I came to know Walter Stephenson (name changed), who was under my medical care during a lengthy recovery from multiple complications related to Diabetes. 40-year-old Walter was going through a stressful phase […]
The first male accuser has come out with claims against Larry Nassar, the former Michigan State and USA Gymnastics doctor in prison for life for the sexual abuse of more than 200 women who said he sexually assaulted them under the guise of medical tr… Read The post Larry Nassar’s First Male Accuser is Speaking Out: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Doctors conducted a brain operation on a man who only required non-invasive treatment for swelling in a hospital in Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya. The brain surgery was meant for a patient suffering from a blood clot,Show More Summary
Doctors will be better able to predict breast cancer risk thanks to pioneering work by researchers, who have identified heritable but non-genetic markers for breast cancer susceptibility.
0°N 0°W is a psychedelic voyage between worlds, simulating what it’d be like if you had a TARDIS (Doctor Who’s time-traveling ship that looks like a phone booth) and a couple tabs of potent LSD. Indie developer Colorfiction has been working on this interdimensional roadtrip for four years, and it’s out now on PC. It starts […]
Ride-sharing companies have plunged into the health-care business, seeing a big opportunity in ferrying the 3.6 million people who miss medical appointments each year to their doctors' offices. On Thursday, Uber announced the public launch of Uber Health, a dashboard that will allow health-care providers to schedule rides for patients. Show More Summary
If you are a first time brand new mom who is breastfeeding and might have noticed the breast milk taking on a pinkish or brownish hue, you should watch today’s episode of The Doctors – what does it mean During the show, co-host and board-certified OB/GYN Dr. Nita Landry explains. When a new mom starts to... Read More »
Doctors and first responders who treated a student initially thought to have died in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school massacre have spoken of their battle to save the teenager’s life, and her incredible recovery from multiple gunshot wounds. Show More Summary
Family doctors accused of ‘substantial inappropriate antibiotic prescribing’ GPs are fuelling the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance by wrongly giving antibiotics to one in five patients who has a cough or sore throat, a government-funded study has found. Show More Summary
Bruce Wilson, MD, is a hospice doctor and former cardiologist who was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in February of 2017. In the months that followed, he publicly discussed events as they unfolded on a CaringBridge blog. The irony of the situation was profound: a hospice doctor being handed what some consider a death sentence. A […]
The US Department of Education announced Monday it was opening an investigation into Michigan State University’s handling of reports of sexual abuse by disgraced former school doctor Larry Nassar. Nassar, 54, who was the doctor for the US women’s gymnastics team in addition to MSU, is...
Maddy Wilford thanks doctors, first responders who helped her after Florida school shooting
(Reuters Health) - A checklist to screen for frailty before surgery could help doctors identify patients who are most likely to have poor outcomes and repeat hospitalizations, researchers say.
Interesting - 19th century Hungarian doctor Ignaz Semmelweis was institutionalized for promoting handwashing. Read about it here. Well, at least he got his picture on a stamp! Do you know of a colleague and/or student who would be interested in receiving these Bulletin Board listings? Please forward this to them....