… or, If We Beg, Will You Go Into Primary Care?
What if tomorrow 30% of the nation’s plumbers disappeared? Perhaps they vanish due some fantastic... More.
March 26, 2010 | 7:05 pm
This week, a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association received a lot of undeserved media attention. The study wanted to examine the... More.
March 12, 2010 | 11:08 am
This week ABC World News aired a story about a possible side effect of osteoporosis medications. The family of medications involved in this story is... More.
March 5, 2010 | 5:34 pm
About a year ago I reviewed the controversies of prostate cancer screening, especially the conundrum that we still don’t know whether finding prostate... More.
February 12, 2010 | 4:52 pm
What’s my advice to my overweight patients? Eat less and exercise more. I give this advice every day, but following this advice is much harder than... More.
February 5, 2010 | 1:56 pm
Ideas have consequences. False ideas, especially popular false ideas, can cause harm. For example, the very popular false idea “corduroy pants and... More.