Addressing racism and mistreatment in academic medicine  AAMCNews

AAMC President and CEO Darrell G. Kirch, MD, calls on leaders in academic medicine to confront racism and inequity and to work together for a culture that ...


France in focus - Artificial intelligence: The future of medicine  FRANCE 24

Artificial intelligence relates to how a machine or computer programme mimics some of the qualities of the human mind. But how does it apply to the medical ...


The Facts About Integrative, Complementary or Alternative Medicine  Pancreatic Cancer News & Stories

Learn how integrative, complementary or alternative medicine (ICAM) can benefit pancreatic cancer patients and what questions to ask your healthcare team.


First-generation African-American on pursuing medicine instead of sports  ESPN

Kezia Serebour, a first-generation African-American and former track star, writes about choosing a profession in the healthcare field.


Precision medicine will buck typical consolidation trends  Health Data Management

For now, providers must forge their own coalition of vendors across the precision medicine pipeline.


‘Black Men in White Coats’ Inspires Black Youth to Pursue Medicine  EBONY

Our mission is to inspire the next generation of physician leaders and to diversify the field of medicine."


Scientists call for rules on evaluating predictive artificial intelligence in medicine  Axios

Some scientists are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to establish standards for advanced algorithms that are developing at a "staggering" pace ...


Iowa Board of Medicine names Kent Nebel director, a top spot in health care oversight  Des Moines Register

Kent Nebel, who was the Iowa Board of Medicine's longtime lawyer, becomes one of Iowa's top health care regulators as the board's executive director.


Personal data of nearly 1 million UW Medicine patients exposed online  KOMO News

SEATTLE - The personal data of nearly 1 million patients at UW Medicine were exposed online last month due to a vulnerability on a website server, top officials ...


Data error exposes 974K UW Medicine patients' information  MedCity News

Almost 1 million UW Medicine patients' information was exposed last year due to a data error, according to a news release from the Seattle-based organization.


Zenit fans' fiery 'welcome' gives Fenerbahce a taste of their own medicine  ESPN

Zenit St Petersburg were granted a fearsome, fiery welcome before the clash with Fenerbahce as droves of fans created some truly spectacular scenes.


Members Move Medicine: Enhancing social support for patients  American Medical Association

As a teenager, AMA member Neelum T. Aggarwal, MD, cared for her mother after brain surgery, but wished there had been more education about the ...


Doctor admits prescribing pain medicine to women in exchange for sex acts, DOJ says  WYFF4 Greenville

A North Carolina doctor is headed to prison after he admitted to prescribing pain medicine to women for sex acts, according to the Department of Justice.


Widespread Panic Announces ''Til The Medicine Takes' Vinyl  JamBase

Widespread Panic will celebrate the 20th anniversary of their Till The Medicine Takes studio album by issuing the LP on vinyl for the first time on April 12.


Wang named Loewentheil Distinguished Professor  Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Ting Wang, PhD, whose work sits at the intersection of biology and computer science, has been named the inaugural Sanford C. and Karen P. Loewentheil ...


Eastern Health expects new recruits will benefit internal medicine at Carbonear hospital  The Labradorian

Eastern Health has help on the way for Carbonear General Hospital as it manages a gap in the availability of internal medicine physicians on weekends.


Sacred Medicine  The Free Weekly

Courtesy Photo John Two-Hawks will perform a song or two from his new CD, “American Shaman,” at an album-release party and meet-and-greet Feb. 23 at the ...


Internal medicine practice open in Franklin Twp. - News  Ellwood City Ledger

FRANKLIN TWP. — Franklin Plaza is becoming a local drawing place for medical needs centers.An internal medicine unit that was once was housed with the ...


Women in science and medicine still fighting for equality at the top with babies in tow  ABC News

Holding a baby in one hand while finishing a paper with the other or being criticised for returning to work too early — these are common occurrences for new ...


Money in Medicine Marisa Peryer & Matt Kristoffersen  Yale Daily News

In 2017, Yale School of Medicine Dean Robert Alpern was the senior author of a study published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.


Navy Medicine West Sweeps 2018 Patient Administration Officer of the Year Awards  Hanford Sentinel

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Two officers from Navy Medicine West (NMW) were named the senior and junior Navy Medicine 2018 Patient Administration Officers of the ...


Nuclear medicine semi driver killed in crash | News  Rapid City Journal

DELL RAPIDS | The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a semi driver has died in a crash near Dell Rapids.


O'Shea medicine can eventually heal ailing Azzurri, insists Venter  Independent.ie

He's the doctor who is always on call. The cure often involves a "pill" but Dr Brendan Venter has always believed - in life, as in sport - that to begin any treatment, ...


Preventive Medicine: Should you eat or skip breakfast?  New Haven Register

The matter of breakfast — eating and skipping- —was in the scientific literature recently in the form of a meta-analysis in the BMJ. That, in turn, resulted in pop ...


Expired Medicine May be Efficient and Safe  Asharq Al-awsat English

Even medicines that are years past their expiration date and haven't always been kept in strict climate-controlled conditions may still retain their original potency.


FDA Warns of Increased Risk of Death With Gout Medicine Uloric  Regulatory Focus

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday said it has concluded there is an increased risk of death with Takeda's Uloric (febuxostat) when ...


Global Regenerative Medicine Market Analysis & Forecast 2019-2023 - Focus on Stem Cells, Tissue Engineering, BioBanking & CAR-T Industries - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Associated Press

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 22, 2019--The “Global Regenerative Medicine Market Analysis & Forecast to 2023; Stem Cells, Tissue Engineering, ...


'Iron Orthopedics' named Army Medicine's Wolf Pack  DVIDS

William Beaumont Army Medical Center's Department of Orthopaedics was recently named as the recipients of Army Medicine's Wolf Pack Award for Fiscal Year ...


Your Google searches can be used to predict when you're about to go to the emergency room, researchers find  CNBC

New research from Penn Medicine shows that patients search for health-related terms on Google about three times as frequently as usual in the week before ...


USC-Columbia School of Medicine hosts Black Tie White Coat Gala  Abccolumbia.com

Columbia, SC (WOLO) The University of South Carolina-Columbia School of Medicine Class of 2019 is inviting the community to the 18th Annual Black Tie ...


Ganesh S. Palapattu, MD to Lead UM Department of Urology  University of Michigan Health System News

The U-M Board of Regents announced the appointment of Ganesh S. Palapattu, M.D., FACS as chair of Michigan Medicine's Department of Urology.


Skillshot Media partners with Atlanta hospital to create esports medicine program  Dot Esports

SMITE developer Hi-Rez Studio's subsidiary Skillshot Media is partnering with an Atlanta-based hospital to launch an esports medicine program. The program ...


Less burnout seen among US physicians | News Center  Stanford Medical Center Report

Tait Shanafelt says the most recent survey of U.S. physicians shows a decrease in levels of burnout, but that physicians remain at higher risk of burnout than ...


Stamba Founder Asa Siegel on Why Food Is Medicine  Gotham Magazine

Suffering from a broad range of debilitating health ailments, STAMBA founder, Asa Siegel, embarked on a healing journey in pursuit of optimal health.


College of Medicine Dean and Penn State Health CEO Craig Hillemeier to retire  Penn State News

Dr. Craig Hillemeier, dean of Penn State College of Medicine, Penn State's senior vice president for health affairs and chief executive officer of Penn State ...


UNLV’s School of Medicine will start search for new dean  Las Vegas Review-Journal

UNLV's School of Medicine will begin a national search this summer for a new dean after founding dean Barbara Atkinson announced Thursday that she intends ...


Fairport trio combines for UR Medicine Sports Medicine HS Play of the Week  13WHAM-TV

The Fairport Red Raiders didn't just win the game on Friday, they also scored a goal that netted them this week's UR Medicine Sports Medicine HS Play of the ...


Nigel Clarke: 'Pharmacy isn't just handing over a bag of medicine'  The Pharmaceutical Journal

The chair of the General Pharmaceutical Council's plans to revamp pharmacy training, the regulation of online pharmacy and data which show white ...


Skillshot Media and Northside Hospital partner for medicine program  Esports Insider

Hi-Rez Studios' subsidiary Skillshot Media has partnered with Atlanta-based Northside Hospital Sports Medicine Network. As part of the deal, Skillshot Media ...


Is laughter the best medicine? According to Laughing Yoga, it is!  ITV News

They say laughter is the best medicine, and apparently it's true! People in Brighton are taking part in Laughter Yoga classes. It seems the exercises increase ...


Affton Medicine Shoppe Expands Wellness Services With Immunizations, Testing  Times Newspapers

Customers have become more aware of their healthcare needs, and Lynn Schmittgens, RPh, and Jim Hok, Pharm. D., are stepping up to ensure Affton Medicine ...


Channel 8: Vet medicine study shows fruit flies might hold the secret to tumor suppression  Kansas State Collegian

Jianzhong Yu, associate professor of anatomy and physiology, studied what these proteins' functions are and why they could suppress tumors. He said that ...


Utilising electric car batteries for safer and cheaper medicine manufacture  European Pharmaceutical Review

A method commonly used in lithium-ion batteries has been developed to help the safer and cheaper manufacture of medicines.


Back from Break with a Division Showdown – OU Medicine Game Day Report: OKC vs. UTA | Oklahoma City Thunder  OKCThunder.com

Broadcast Information Tip-off: 8:30 p.m. CT Television: Fox Sports Oklahoma Radio: WWLS the Sports Animal and the Thunder Radio Network.


Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command Jacksonville's Expeditionary Medical Facility certified as Tier 1 deployment-capable  DVIDS

Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command (NMRTC) Jacksonville's Expeditionary Medical Facility (EMF) Mike earned Tier 1 readiness capability ...


Denver-Area Dispensary Chain Medicine Man Opens New Location in Longmont  Westword

Another Denver-based dispensary chain has stretched its arms farther across Colorado: Medicine Man will open its fourth dispensary in Longmont today, ...


Evidence-Based Medicine Shouldn't Mean Treating Everyone the Same  HBR.org Daily

Evidence-based medicine now routinely defines the standard of care for many conditions. This approach mandates that new information, gleaned from ...


A scholarship to foster future leaders in evidence based medicine  The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l775 (Published 20 February 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;364:l775. Article; Related *content*; Metrics; Responses ...


Cannabis-Based Medicine  Diabetes In Control

A recent Cochrane Review found which one of the following to be true about the effects of cannabis-based medicines on neuropathic pain?


Have Trouble Getting Your Kids To Take Their Medicine? Use A Juice Box For A Bit Of Trickery  KLUV

Ok parents, how do you get your kiddos to take their medicine? It's dang near impossible, right!


Performance Artists Benefit From Sports Medicine  Inside Science News Service

(Inside Science) -- Musicians and other performing artists aren't usually considered athletes. But both groups use their bodies to accomplish something that most ...


Pros and cons of concierge medicine: Why experts say it’s not for everyone  WMC

Concierge medicine gives patients with chronic conditions unfettered access to their doctors, but experts say it's not for everyone.


Orthopaedic surgeon receives prestigious award, $10 million grant | News Center  Stanford Medical Center Report

Constance Chu will receive a Kappa Delta Award from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; she has also been awarded a $10 million grant to ...


Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine to Open Summer 2020  NBC Southern California

The Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine announced today that it has received preliminary accreditation from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education ...


CUNY School of Medicine Aims to Impact Health Care Disparities  Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

The two-year-old City University of New York (CUNY) School of Medicine is the rare medical school with a student body that approaches the demographic ...


Plasma shortage cuts woman's medicine in half, she says  WCTV

The American Red Cross said it has had an emergency shortage of donations since late December. In January, there were 14000 fewer donations than usual.


Dr. Dick Kuo named chair of emergency medicine  Baylor College of Medicine News

Dr. Dick Kuo, professor of emergency medicine, has been named chair of the Henry J.N. Taub Department of Emergency Medicine at Baylor College of ...


Reprograming life? Gamechanger DNA could revolutionize medicine, help us find aliens  RT

With the development of a new form of DNA, scientists have pushed the boundaries of what's possible and reframed our understanding of the fundamental code ...


Travel - The birthplace of modern medicine  BBC News

Padua, Italy, was at the forefront of a shift to scientific consciousness that allowed the real picture of human anatomy to emerge for the very first time.


Sexual harassment in medicine  AAMCNews

Even before the #MeToo movement, national leaders in medicine began taking significant strides to transform the culture and curb unacceptable behavior.


A Better Pill—Internal Delivery Devices May Help Patients Take Their Medicine  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 ...


NI paper review: 'No UVF order' to murder; 'voluntary' medicine charges  BBC News

Threats against a murder victim's family and voluntary prescription charges make the headlines in Northern Ireland's newspapers on Friday. First, though, the ...


Five solutions offered for achieving gender equality in medicine and science  Science Daily

In a new review, researchers identify five myths that continue to perpetuate gender bias and offer five strategies for improving not only the number of women in ...


Complementary medicine use remains hidden from conventional medicine providers  Science Daily

Research reveals that 1 in 3 complementary medicine (CM) users do not disclose their CM use to their medical providers, posing significant direct and indirect ...


This Simple Advance in Medicine Has Already Saved Nearly Half a Million Lives  ScienceAlert

In this day and age, breast cancer is no longer the death sentence it used to be. The latest estimates show that modern medicine has saved hundreds of ...


School of Medicine reduces student debt by 50% over two years  Yale News

The School of Medicine announced that it is reducing the unit loan — the amount that medical students who receive need-based scholarships are expected to ...


WVU Medicine taking big step into Western Pa.  Observer-Reporter

WVU Medicine is expanding its footprint into Greene and Fayette counties.


Former Kalamazoo nurse sentenced for stealing patients' seizure medicine  WWMT-TV

Home health nurse Kristie Ann Mollohan, 42, formerly of Kalamazoo, was sentenced to 82 months in federal prison on Wednesday for stealing seizure medicine ...


School of Medicine expands mission of McDonnell Genome Institute  Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

The McDonnell Genome Institute at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is entering a new era of genomic medicine, expanding its capacities ...


Laughter may be best medicine -- for brain surgery: Effects of electrical stimulation of cingulum bundle  Science Daily

Neuroscientists have discovered a focal pathway in the brain that when electrically stimulated causes immediate laughter, followed by a sense of calm and ...


Porch pirate steals 14-year-old boy’s chemotherapy medicine  WSFA

A porch pirate snatched Gage Hayne's cancer medicine minutes after it was delivered on his mother's porch.


Lancet studies present a troubling diagnosis for women in medicine - Bizwomen  The Business Journals

Both in patient care and in management, women in medicine aren't well recognized or well represented.


Does Taking Cold Medicine Actually Make You Sick Longer?  Willamette Week

When I get a cold, I armor up with DayQuil so I can do my job without drowning in mucus. Now my killjoy co-worker says taking cold medicine actually makes you ...


Silicon Valley Start-Up Hopes to Deliver Precision Cancer Medicine to Dogs  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 ...


'Leading the Charge' on Racism, Sexism, Activism in Medicine  Medscape

Emergency medicine doctor and 'public health guru' Esther Choo on racism, sexism, inequity, and inclusion in medicine.


Regenerative medicine growing strong in Northeast Ohio, elsewhere  Crain's Cleveland Business

Record investment, new partnerships and strong M&A activity have created a surge of momentum in the industry. What's the impact for biotech firms here?


Civil War surgery simulation reveals medicine's role on battlefield  Kenosha News

About a dozen people gathered in a half circle around the surgical table set up on the carpeted floor of the Kenosha Civil War Museum during Sunday's snowy ...


Pharmacist uses snowmobile to deliver medicine for snowed-in customers  CNN

With temperatures in the danger zone and snow blocking driveways, a Michigan pharmacist got creative in delivering prescriptions to her customers.


Which Is The Best Path To Medicine: MD Vs. DO  Forbes

The majority of physicians in America are MDs (Doctor of Medicine), but a growing number of medical students are choosing to go the route of DO (Doctor of ...


Medicine's response to America's largest public-health crisis  Harvard Magazine

Medicine's response to America's largest public-health crisis.


FDA warns of common blood pressure medicine shortage due to recalls  CNN

The US Food and Drug Administration is warning of a shortage of a class of drugs used by millions to treat high blood pressure. The drugs known as ARBs, ...


Medical Benefits of Magic Mushrooms  Healthline

From treating depression to helping manage alcohol addiction, researchers say legal medical “magic mushrooms” have many potential benefits.


Patients get preview of new Excela family medicine office in Mt. Pleasant  Tribune-Review

Excela Health's 'medical mall' approach to providing ambulatory care will see its newest expression Monday when patients begin arriving for appointments at ...