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Poll Says Majority Think America is in Mental Health Crisis: Does Boston Doctor Agree?

Poll Says Majority Think America is in Mental Health Crisis: Does Boston Doctor Agree?

Poll Says Majority Think America is in Mental Health Crisis: Does Boston Psychiatrist Agree? Updated: 5:36 PM EDT October 5, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript MARIA: A NATIONAL SURVEY REVEALS ALMOST ALL AMERICANS BELIEVE THE UNITED STATES IS AT THE HEART OF A MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS. HERE TO ANSWER QUESTIONS IS DR. MANUEL PACHECO, PSYCHIATRIST …

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14-year-old girl denied arthritis medication after Arizona abortion ban, doctor says

14-year-old girl denied arthritis medication after Arizona abortion ban, doctor says

For years, Deborah Power, a rheumatologist in Tucson, prescribed methotrexate to manage her 14-year-old patient’s rheumatoid arthritis. But just two days after the state’s abortion ban took effect last month, a pharmacy refused the teenager’s renewal. The reason: At a higher dose, methotrexate – a drug used to treat certain cancers, arthritis and a host …

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71-Year-Old Sacramento Heart Attack Survivor Runs Half Marathon - With Doctor

71-Year-Old Sacramento Heart Attack Survivor Runs Half Marathon – With Doctor

Karanjit Singh and William Wong argued over the phone this week, with one accusing the other of tricking him into running the Urban Cow half marathon this Sunday in Sacramento. Singh is a doctor, a Dignity Health cardiologist in fact, and Wong, his patient. In their jousts, however, they looked like friends. Wong, 71, survived …

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Harry Harelik: The future of Waco Family Medicine rests on the vision of its founders

Harry Harelik: The future of Waco Family Medicine rests on the vision of its founders

HARRY HARELIK Board of Contributors In the more than two years the world has grappled with the COVID-19 pandemic, much has been learned. In times of significant health risks, the world has learned how medical professionals give hope to struggling people and their families. Ultimately, humanity has also learned of the critical issues of the …

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Summit discusses ways to tackle severe doctor shortage |  University of Hawaii System News

Summit discusses ways to tackle severe doctor shortage | University of Hawaii System News

The Healthcare Workforce Summit at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Faced with a growing shortage of doctors in the state, the University of Hawaii in Mānoa takes the initiative to make Hawaiithe future of health care is brighter. uh John A. Burns School of Medicine in Mānoa (JABOME) brought together nearly 1,000 people at Hawaii Pacific …

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Army doctor accused of leaking medical records to help Russia

Army doctor accused of leaking medical records to help Russia

two doctors – including a US Army major – have been indicted on federal charges amid accusations they passed on confidential medical information to a person they thought was working for the Russian government, according to unsealed court records in Maryland on Thursday. Anna Gabrielian, 36, a civilian anesthesiologist in Baltimore, and her wife, Jamie …

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Advice |  Ask a Doctor: Why am I sleepy in the afternoon after eating breakfast?

Advice | Ask a Doctor: Why am I sleepy in the afternoon after eating breakfast?

Lydia Kang is an internal medicine physician at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha and co-author of “Quackery: A brief history of the worst ways to cure everything. Q: I always feel sleepy in the afternoon after eating my lunch. Why does this keep happening and is there anything I can do to prevent it? A: Feeling …

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A Legacy of Healthy Bones: The Story of Mary Alice Bone Adamson

A Legacy of Healthy Bones: The Story of Mary Alice Bone Adamson

from the editor Note: In preparation for the 150 Centennial Celebration honoring 150 years since the founding of Jacksonville, a series of articles will be published about notable figures in the city’s history. The study and practice of medicine has played a part in Mary Alice Bone Adamson’s life for as long as she can …

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A day in the life of a doctor: observing a paramedic

A day in the life of a doctor: observing a paramedic

Join Internal Medicine and Rheumatology Specialist Siobhan Deshauer, MD, as she follows a flight paramedic team. (The following is a transcription. Note that errors are possible.) Deshauer: Hi guys. I’m Siobhan, a specialist in internal medicine and rheumatology. Today, I join the paramedics who rescue and transport critically ill patients in helicopters. Engineers: As for …

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Does an apple a day really keep the doctor away?  The health benefits of fruit

Does an apple a day really keep the doctor away? The health benefits of fruit

According to data from the US Apple Association, there will be more than 10.7 billion pounds of apples produced in the United States during the 2022-2023 growing season. With fall fast approaching, it’s time to pick! Whether you’re buying your apples on the farm, at the farmer’s market, or at the supermarket, it’s worth adding …

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