Amplifying the Voices of Women in Medicine  Scientific American

I came to medical school full of naivety and optimism. Armed with my Hippocratic oath and a freshly ironed white coat, I was to ready to fulfill my dream of ...


Members Move Medicine: Reducing the obesity stigma  American Medical Association

On the move with: Lauren Benning, a medical student at Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine who is eyeing a future in obesity medicine.


Dr. AI Will See You Now: Machines and the Future of Medicine  Healthcare Informatics

Artificial intelligence (AI) has been a hot topic lately. Much has been said about its promise to improve our lives, as well as its threat to replace jobs ranging from ...


Study of traditional medicine finds high use in Sub-Saharan Africa despite modern medicine  Science Daily

Researchers who have undertaken the first systematic review of into the use of traditional, complementary and alternative medicines (TCAM) in Sub-Saharan ...


Life-or-Death Algorithms: Avoiding the Black Box of AI in Medicine  Singularity Hub

What if an algorithm is effective at diagnosing a medical condition, but you have no scientific understanding of how this link actually works?


3 misconceptions about what drives medicine's gender pay gap  American Medical Association

Oft-told explanations of why male physicians earn more than their female counterparts overlook some key facts.


Surviving work and parenthood in veterinary medicine  dvm360

Balancing a career and kids is always going to be a challenge, but in veterinary medicine, with unpredictable hours, client demands and patient emergencies, ...


Quality Offensive Possessions Key to 48-Minute Stability – OU Medicine Game Day Report: OKC at SAC | Oklahoma City Thunder  OKCThunder.com

Broadcast Information Tip-off: 9:00 p.m. CT Television: Fox Sports Oklahoma Radio: WWLS the Sports Animal and the Thunder Radio Network.


Surgeon stands by 'sloppy medicine' comments in HBO documentary about Aurora hospital  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Mark Bauer stands behind his comments in an HBO documentary criticizing Aurora's practice of monitoring intensive care patients with doctors and nurses who ...


Reimagining medicine? Novartis wraps pharma's first big global pot deal  Endpoints News

In a watershed moment for medical cannabis advocates in the United States, Swiss giant Novartis' $NVS Sandoz AG unit has tied up with Canadian medical ...


The Sports Institute at UW Medicine Announces New Director and Name Change  PRNewswire

SEATTLE, Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sports Institute at UW Medicine, formerly the UW Medicine Sports Health and Safety Institute, has announced that ...


How to Get Your Kids to Take Medicine  Chicago Parent

I scoured mommy message boards and groups and talked to some moms about their best tips and tricks on giving medicine.


Cough medicine plus antidepressant caused serotonin syndrome  MyAJC

Q: Several years ago, my daughter was on a low dose of escitalopram (Lexapro). Once, when she had a cough, I gave her a generic version of Robitussin DM ...


Brexit: Is NHS already finding it hard to get medicines?  BBC News

Supply shortages and rising prices for some medicines are being reported by pharmacists and GPs. The possibility of a no-deal Brexit is being blamed. So what ...


How will AI change medicine?  Futurity: Research News

Artificial intelligence could change the way medicine works, but what will that mean for patient privacy, doctors' routines, and preventative medicine?


WVU Medicine expands services with new clinic in Weston  WBOY.com

After seven months of renovations, WVU Medicine United Hospital Center has opened its newest regional outpatient clinic in Weston.


40 Years of Medicine: Reflections of an Endocrinologist  Medscape

Dr Richard Plotzker shares his thoughts on 40 years of medical practice as he enters retirement.


King County raising awareness of medicine return drop boxes  The Seattle Times

More than 100 drop boxes have been placed throughout King County in an effort to get secure unneeded opioids.


Announces Academic Affiliation with Westchester Institute for Human Development | Touro College of Dental Medicine | Touro College  Touro College News

Program will give TCDM students the skills to provide effective oral health care to individuals with special needs.


In Southern California, the Personalized Approach of Concierge Medicine Gains Momentum  PRNewswire

CHICAGO, Dec. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As the demand for concierge medicine continues to rise nationwide, the high-touch approach to care is of particular ...


Medicine Man Technologies Announces Appointment of Joe Puglise as...  New Cannabis Ventures

DENVER, CO / ACCESSWIRE / December 18, 2018 / Medicine Man Technologies Inc. (OTCQX: MDCL) (“Medicine Man Technologies” or “Company”), one of ...


Macron must convince the French to take their economic medicine | TheHill  The Hill

French President Emmanuel Macron's ambitious goal of creating a vibrant and competitive French economy through major economic reforms came crashing ...


Dr. Bekaii-Saab on Challenges With Precision Medicine in CRC  OncLive

Tanios Bekaii-Saab, MD, professor of medicine, Mayo Clinic, discusses the challenges of bringing a precision medicine approach into the clinic in colorectal ...


Movie review: The ‘Mary Poppins’ sequel doesn’t help the medicine go down  The Ottawa Herald

I did not like “Mary Poppins” when, as little kids, my brother and I were dragged - sorry, treated - to it by our parents for what they thought was going to be a fun ...


The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) and Metabolic Medical Institute (MMI) conclude the 26th Annual World Congress—their largest event—in Las Vegas  GlobeNewswire

Boca Raton, Florida, Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 26th Annual World Congress concluded on Saturday, December 15th at the Venetian/Palazzo ...


Can precision medicine rescue a multibillion-dollar pharma debacle?  STAT

DalCor Pharmaceuticals is carrying the torch for the idea that improving good cholesterol can prevent heart attacks and strokes for at-risk patients.


How ancient remedies are changing modern medicine  National Geographic

This 1620 version of The Yellow Emperor's Classic of Internal Medicine, first compiled some 2,100 years ago, includes a map of qi lines and acupuncture points.


The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine at 125: Exhibition traces more than a century of medical milestones  The Hub at Johns Hopkins

Exhibition created to highlight the celebrated history of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine is on display in MSE Library through March 18.


How personalized medicine is transforming your health care  National Geographic

Stunning advances in gene research and data mining will predict diseases and devise treatments tailored to each of us.


Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease screening, study underway  Baylor College of Medicine News

To raise public awareness of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, experts have launched an awareness campaign to provide adult Houstonians with a free, ...


Clinical Trials Have the Best Medicine but Do Not Enroll the Patients Who Need It  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...


Opioid Crisis in Rural America -- What's in Your Medicine Cabinet?  DTN The Progressive Farmer

This week DTN has launched a special series called Pandora's Pill Bottle to take a closer look at opioid abuse and its impact in rural America.


Medicine | Cancer | prevention | Tumour  Health Europa

Between 1992 and 1996 he served as a Fellow at the Whitehead Institute at MIT before distinguished appointments at the Albert Einstein College of medicine ...


Online medicine startups in funding frenzy as sector consolidates  Livemint

Flipkart, Amazon India, Swiggy and BigBasket are evaluating an entry into online medicine delivery, opening up possibility of acquisitions.


New regenerative medicine treatments provide relief for back/neck pain patients  WXIX

A pain in the neck” can mean a lot of things but when it comes to fixing the physical ailment, determining the exact nature of the issue is important.


No Online Sale Of Medicines Till Regulation In Place, Says High Court  NDTV News

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said its stay on sale of drugs and prescription medicines by online pharmacies will continue till rules are framed to regulate ...


Study finds antibiotic-resistant bacteria in Brazil pork, suggesting overuse of medicine on livestock  The Japan Times

Pork products sold at retailers in Brazil contain antibiotic-resistant bacteria, according to a study funded by animal rights group World Animal Protection.


Data supports limiting blood transfusions for moderate anemia  2 Minute Medicine

1. The authors observed in this retrospective cohort study that transfusion rates decreased among patients from 2010 and 2014. 2. Paralleling decreasing.


Aggressive and Disciplined Thunder Takes on Bulls – OU Medicine Game Day Report: OKC vs. CHI | Oklahoma City Thunder  OKCThunder.com

Tip-off: 7:00 p.m. CT; Television: Fox Sports Oklahoma; Radio: WWLS the Sports Animal and the Thunder Radio Network ...


Teething products containing lidocaine made P medicine | News  The Pharmaceutical Journal

Teething products which contain lidocaine will only be sold as a pharmacy-only (P) medicine from 2019, the UK's drugs safety watchdog, the Medicines and ...


12 innovations that will revolutionize the future of medicine  National Geographic

Analytics-enabled, individualized attention will not just treat disease, but increasingly, prevent it.


If Food Is Medicine, Then Sun Basket Wants To Be The Prescription  Forbes

Can Sun Basket improve America's health, save millions for insurance companies, and make a profit at the same time? They're pretty sure the answer is yes.


CWRU schools of medicine, nursing receive $3 million grant  Crain's Cleveland Business

A team of nurses and physicians, including some from Case Western Reserve University, received $3 million from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute ...


Regenerative medicine: Using your body to heal itself  LocalNews8.com

As life goes on, people get older and their bodies start to break down. Joints and tendons become painful making everyday life a little more difficult. While things ...


Medicine cabinet makeover - Harvard Health  Harvard Health

Experts recommend weeding through one's medicine cabinet every six months to get rid of expired or unnecessary medications. One should talk to a ...


Hajra Hasan joining St. Marys Family Medicine in Oconee  Online Athens

Dr. Hajra Hasan this month will be joining the newly-opened St. Mary's Family Medicine primary care practice in Oconee County.Hasan provides comprehensive ...


Univfy to Present at Digital Medicine & Medtech Showcase 2019 on How AI and Fintech Increase Access to IVF  PRNewswire

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univfy, a machine learning and predictive analytics company with a mission to expand in vitro fertilization ...


Inspirata Subsidiary, Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIM), Signs Contract with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to Use Its E-Path Reporter Software for Reporting by US Central Cancer Registries  GlobeNewswire

The NCI has licensed AIM's E-Path Reporter software for the last 15 years to provide an automated solution that enables cancer registries to more efficiently ...


Teenager who 'can be very confused without medicine' goes missing in Bristol  Bristol Post

A missing 16-year-old who was last seen in Bristol may be "very confused" as her mother said she has not had her medicine since Saturday morning (December ...


P.E.I. virtual medicine pilot project 'inspiring to behold' says CMA president  CBC.ca

The President of the Canadian Medical Association, Dr. Gigi Osler, got a first-hand look Monday at a new virtual health-care project being piloted at Western ...


Forthcoming PLOS Medicine Special Issue To Focus On Role Of Nutrition In Maternal, Child Health  Kaiser Family Foundation

PLOS Blogs' “Speaking of Medicine”: PLOS Medicine Special Issue: Maternal and Child Health & Nutrition In this post, the editors of PLOS Medicine, together ...


Tips to safeguard your medicines during holidays  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The holiday season means extra visits with family and friends, so it's easy to let safety slip off your to-do list.


This Ancient Recipe Is The Best Way To Quickly Reset Your Gut During The Holidays  mindbodygreen.com

Congee is an ancient TCM recipe that can help heal your gut. Make it as a nourishing dinner or easy make-ahead lunch.


Special Report: Nutrition as Medicine  WAVY-TV

At a recent conference, world-renowned doctors and researchers came together to present information and mounting evidence to indicate food can serve as a ...


What's in your medicine cabinet? These people opened theirs.  National Geographic

The medicines we keep reveal our struggles and aspirations. A team of photographers asked people to bare their intimate health secrets.


Abuse Allegations Made in Shocking Married to Medicine Season 6 Reunion Trailer  PEOPLE.com

PEOPLE has the exclusive premiere of the Married to Medicine season 6 reunion trailer, which features one of the most surprising accusations in the history of ...


Precision Medicine Further Explored in Metastatic CRC  OncLive

Transcript: John L. Marshall, MD: We are now doing molecular profiling routinely in colon cancer, but, remember, that's a small subset. Like in lung cancer, there ...


Elles Bailey debuts the video for new single 'Medicine Man' and announces 2019 tour dates -  VENTS Magazine

Smoky-voiced Elles Bailey reveals the darkly magical video for her single 'Medicine Man', the first track released from her second album 'Road I Call Home' ...


On track: Why 'mobile first' is the future of medicine  National Health Executive

Danny Longbottom, director of local government and health at BT, explains how digital innovation is putting power in the hands of healthcare teams and patients ...


WVU Medicine welcomes physical medicine, rehab specialist  Martinsburg Journal

MARTINSBURG — WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center announces the opening of the Interventional Spine Care Center in Martinsburg and the addition of ...


Cheeky medicine and surgery graduate inspires graduates from the university (photos)  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ☆ Earning your bachelor of medicine and surgery degree does not come that easy, so when you do have it, you will be excused for being a little ...


FDA Warns Chinese Drug Maker of Recalled Blood Pressure Medicine Valsartan  The Epoch Times

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned a Chinese drug manufacturer of valsartan, a drug used for blood pressure and heart problems.


Gwinnett Touchdown Club, Sports Medicine South present Linda Jones Memorial Scholarships  Gwinnett Prep Sports

The Gwinnett Touchdown Club and Sports Medicine South awarded their annual Linda Jones Memorial Scholarships to 24 high school seniors at halftime of last ...


Madras high court bans online sale of medicine till Centre notifies rules  Times of India

India Business News: The Madras high court on Monday issued a blanket ban on online sale of medicines till the central government notifies rules regulating it.


ProQR Announces Publication in Nature Medicine of QR-110 Data for Leber's Congenital Amaurosis 10  Associated Press

LEIDEN, Netherlands and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (Nasdaq:PRQR), a company dedicated to ...


Top News in Internal Medicine December 18 2018 (1 of 27)  MD Linx

New research investigating the effect of gut microbiota on the efficacy of type 2 diabetes drugs suggests that the composition of gut bacteria may explain why ...


Medicine Hat to share in federal flood mapping money  Medicine Hat News

Medicine Hat News. Medicine Hat is on the list of more than two dozen Alberta communities to get new and replacement flood mapping to support emergency ...


Targeted electronic health record reminder can reduce telemetry duration  2 Minute Medicine

1. In this study, a targeted electronic health record (EHR) reminder of telemetry-use beyond that recommended by guidelines resulted in the reduction of.


Helping the anti-parasitic medicine go down  Science Daily

An international team has developed a novel pharmaceutical formulation to administer triclabendazole -- an anti-parasitic drug used to treat a type of flatworm ...


Blue Scorpion Venom Is Popular Pain Medicine In Cuba  HuffPost

(Reuters) - Once a month for the last decade, Pepe Casanas, a 78-year-old Cuban farmer, has hunted down a scorpion to sting himself with, vowing that the ...


Offbeat Oregon History: Ka-Ton-Ka was Oregon's own nationwide patent-medicine sensation — sort of  Tillamook Headlight-Herald

There was a time, in the late 1800s, when one of the most popular medicines in the country was a product painstakingly brewed by members of the Warm ...


Precision Medicine Could Have a Major Impact on Healthcare Outcomes and Costs - SPONSOR CONTENT FROM SIEMENS HEALTHINEERS  HBR.org Daily

The transformation of health care continues at a rapid pace, bringing opportunities and challenges for health care providers to deliver improved clinical ...


Data: Your lifespan is linked to where you live  nwitimes.com

Even your lifespan can be local. Researchers have long said that health disparities are heavily influenced by where you live. New data from the National Center ...


KLAS names Modernizing Medicine a top performer for orthopedic EMR systems: 5 notes  Becker's Orthopedic & Spine

EMR software company Modernizing Medicine's EMR was named a top performer for overall satisfaction and earned above-average scores in key performance ...


Council approves personal salary changes  Medicine Hat News

cgallant@medicinehatnews.com · @CollinGallant. City council members unanimously approved a measure Monday to keep their take-home pay even with ...


AAP recommends pediatricians screen for postpartum depression  2 Minute Medicine

1. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommended routine screening for postpartum depression (PPD) in mothers during well-child visits at 1, 2, 4, and ...


Precision Medicine Group Acquires Stern Investor Relations, Inc.  PRNewswire

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Precision Medicine Group, Inc. (Precision) today announced it has acquired Stern Investor Relations, Inc.


Drug makers welcome 3.78% private-sector medicine price hike for 2019  Business Day

Pharmaceutical manufacturers have welcomed health minister Aaron Motsoaledi's announcement of a 3.78% private-sector medicine price increase for 2019.


Kindness is the best medicine, says Western study  BlackburnNews.com

Being kind and respectful can improve the health of primary care clinic patients, according to a recent study from the University of British Columbia and Western ...


Medicare drug proposal will prevent new medicines from coming to market | TheHill  The Hill

Woven within the fabric of our country is the core understanding that leadership comes with both great opportunity and cost. We have long led the world in ...


Geffen School of Medicine presents award for excellence in basic science  UCLA Newsroom

The research of Switzer Prize winner Dr. David Sabatini has spurred the development of new classes of drugs with the potential to treat cancer and other ...


Madras High Court bans online medicine sales  The Weekend Leader

18-Dec-2018. Chennai. Posted 17 Dec 2018. The Madras High Court on Monday banned the sale of medicines online till the central government notifies the ...


Wanner won't run again in 2019  Medicine Hat News

Jappel@medicinehatnews.com · @MHNJeremyAppel. Medicine Hat MLA Bob Wanner won't be seeking re-election in 2019. Wanner, who's also the Speaker of ...


Breast Cancer Risk After Recent Childbirth  Annals of Internal Medicine

Parity is widely recognized as protective for breast cancer, but breast cancer risk may be increased shortly after childbirth. Whether this risk varies with ...


How To Decide What Medicine To Take When You're Sick  Forbes

When all bets are off from preventing that winter cold, there are medications out there to relieve your symptoms. Each of these work on different symptoms, ...


FDA approves ‘precision medicine’ drug for different cancers with same mutation  Washington Post

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved a drug for a wide range of cancers based on a shared mutation, rather than the tumors' locations — an ...


Health care democratization underway, according to 2nd annual Stanford Medicine Health Trends Report  Stanford Medical Center Report

An explosion in data is driving increased democratization in health care, according to the second annual Health Trends Report published today by Stanford ...


How a drop of something extra helps Chinese medicine evade regulation  South China Morning Post

Ombudsman Connie Lau reveals legal loophole as she announces investigation into Hong Kong's regulation of proprietary Chinese medicineOrdinance defines ...


Chinese Herbal Medicine Can Ease Brain Inflammation and Protect Neurons, Mice Study Reports  Parkinson's News Today

A study reports that a mix of Chinese herbal medicines reduced brain inflammation and promoted nerve cell survival in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease.


Here's Why Editas Medicine Jumped 23% in November  The Motley Fool

The gene-editing pioneer reported third-quarter 2018 earnings and reported FDA acceptance of its first investigational new drug (IND) application.


A lexicon for gender bias in academia and medicine  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k5218 (Published 13 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k5218. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...


Medicine and Dentistry: Undoing an Illogical 150-Year Divide  Forbes

It's no secret that medicine and dentistry have evolved an unnatural professional separation that is helpful to no one and often causes unnecessary suffering on ...


University of Iowa touting 'exercise is medicine'  The Gazette

IOWA CITY — Imagine if you could pop a pill that would lower the risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and other chronic illnesses while improving quality of ...


Margaret Mary Health adds two family medicine providers in Franklin County  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — Margaret Mary Health has announced the addition of two new family medicine providers for Franklin County residents. Connersville resident ...


Nurse practitioner opens subscription-medicine clinic in Hebron  The Times of Northwest Indiana

HEBRON — Colette Walter wanted to bring health care to her hometown — directly.


California Boba Tea Shop Rocks the World With Chinese Cough Medicine Bubble Tea  NextShark

A new bubble tea concoction from Labobatory in San Gabriel, California is set to tap into its Asian customers' nostalgia while also providing relief for sore throats ...


Timeframe for abortion services introduction unrealistic, says leading foetal medicine doctor  Irish Examiner

One of the country's lead clinicians for foetal medicine believes the timeframe given for the introduction of abortion services is unrealistic. Doctor Keelin ...


What Socialized Medicine Would Mean for Your Health  Forbes

Americans are not fans of socialized medicine. Sure, some people want socialized healthcare payment, including many people who are fans of Medicare for All.


Stories can be powerful medicine  Marin Independent Journal

When I was 25 years old and in my second year of ob/gyn residency I was rounding on our patients on the postpartum ward when I heard a woman crying.


Is Editas Medicine a Buy?  The Motley Fool

There's a long way to go for this biotech. But there could also be a huge payoff if all goes well.