(or, LABAs Relabeled)
Long acting beta agonists (LABAs) are a family of inhaled medicines used to control asthma symptoms. LABAs include the medicines... More.
February 26, 2010 | 3:53 pm
Almost 800,000 Americans suffer a stroke every year. Strokes are the third most common cause of death in the US, and are frequently disabling to those who... 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.
January 29, 2010 | 9:03 pm
Weight loss is one of the most common recommendations that doctors make. How do we know if a patient should lose weight? We usually use the Body Mass... More.
January 8, 2010 | 7:10 pm
Treatments for depression are difficult to study. First, depression is a condition that can improve without treatment. So any treatment must be compared... More.