Physician and public health advocate Leana Wen discussed a highly controversial approach to medical transparency and full disclosure.
A Doctor's Rules for Other Doctors
With more examples, part 2 of Dr Lundberg's holiday message underscores why this book would make an excellent gift for young and not-so-young clinicians.
How the Oregon Zoo Won Twitter
How AI will revolutionise the insurance industry
Explore the impact of Artificial Intelligence on the insurance industry, with examples, observations and predictions. Peer-to-peer, customer service & more.
How Berkeley took on the might of Big Soda and won
Californian city known for its liberal causes defeated powerful opposition over its campaign
How a neighborhood pool won over the Legislature
Kids and neighborhood activists talked two branches of government into helping them save their pool.
Your Blog Won a Grant: Now What?
Blogs are by no means new, but the Creative Capital | Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant category for blogging is still a unique award in its field. In some cases, it can be the only way arts writers can earn money…
What Kind Of Doctor Is Best?
A person who suspects a problem should go to a primary care doctor (pediatrician, internist, or family physician) first for evaluation. The primary care doctor may run some tests. If the doctor suspects seizures, the person probably will be referred to a neurologist, a doctor with special training in disorders of the brain, including epilepsy.
How El Salvador Won on Mining
In March 2017, El Salvador, a country with deposits of gold and silver, became the first and only country in the world to ban all metallic mining.
AI is going to change journalism
China’s Xinhua News Agency's first female AI news anchor made her screen debut this year.
The Spirit of '77: How the Blazers Won Portland
Forty years ago, a basketball team and a city became one.
Doctors need lessons in management
Physicians need the kind of business skills that MBA students learn
How can AR and AI change the retail experience?
Over the next 12 months, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Augmented Reality (AR) look set to make a huge explosion into the mainstream.
How Nelson Mandela Won Over the Jewish Community
Nelson Mandela will always be remembered as a symbol of courageous resistance to the racist policies of apartheid South Africa. He was a true hero of conscience.
A Doctor's Rules for Other Doctors--Part 1
A new book, written by an experienced physicians to all physicians, especially younger colleagues, makes a great holiday gift suggestion.
How Colombia battled big tobacco and won
Taxes on unhealthy products is one of the most effective "best buys" advocated by WHO to reduce noncommunicable diseases' risk factors. Successful implementation is still a major challenge — particularly for low- and middle-income countries. Devex looks at the key hurdles and strategies for success.
How the Big Banks Lost and Homeowners Won in California
Banks are among the most powerful, if not the most powerful, private institutions in the country. Sen. Durbin (D-IL) famously commented "they own the pl...
Let My Doctor's Decide
REPORT CARD FINDS TOP HEALTH INSURERS AND PBMs IMPOSING SIGNIFICANT RESTRICTIONS ON PATIENTS WITH AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE New National Initiative Established to Advocate for Doctor-Patient Led […]
How Doctors Use Poetry
One part of the Hippocratic Oath, the vow taken by many physicians, requires us to “remember that there is art to medicine as well…
Why Doctors Need to Mourn
Dealing with the death of a patient can be difficult for physicians, each of whom may respond differently to a loss. Here's how some physicians manage to cope with this situation.