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Gun Violence Is A Public Health Crisis, Top Medical Groups Say | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.25.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Seven medical groups representing most U.S. physicians are seeking to recast gun-related casualties as a public health crisis, pointing ...

Doctors Behaving Badly in Social Networking Sites: What Would Prompt State Boards to Investigate?

Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA | Posted 03.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Investigations into online inappropriate physician conduct will be up to the state boards. Online behavior from physicians and any other licensed health care professional should mimic their professional life offline. It's imperative that professional ethics is maintained online and offline.

Morehouse, Howard Rank Among Medical Schools With Strongest Social Mission

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A new report ranks medical schools based not on competitiveness but on their social mission. "The Social Mission of Medical Education," published to...

Unlike Steroids, HGH Can Harm Without Helping

Robert E. Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Robert E. Murphy

Many athletes are so determined to treat their bodies with substances that promise them competitive advantage, that they are easily duped by empty nostrums and medical charlatans.

Is A 'Spoonful' Of Medicine Dangerous?

Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

When you need to take liquid medicine, do you reach for the kitchen spoon? If you do, you're not alone but most likely you're not measuring the dosage accurately and it could be disastrous.

Take Two Studies And Call Them In The Morning

Rick Horowitz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rick Horowitz

If you've been eating plenty of this and that because we kept proclaiming that this and that are good for you, you might want to scale back a bit.