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Left-Handed Med Students Still 'Left Out' In Surgery

Left-handed surgical residents and fellows reported persistent disorienting advice and stigma during training, according to a new study of 31 individuals from 15 US institutions.

Prisoner First, Patient Second

As physicians at one of the largest public hospitals in the country, we have left some patient interactions feeling demoralized. This occurs most often when it is clear that medical interventions are incapable of overcoming...

Are Convenience Stores Making Addiction Convenient?

It is not breaking news that we are currently in the midst of a mental health and substance use disorder crisis. We saw a record number of overdose deaths in a 12-month period from May 2022 to May 2023.

How Surgeons Used A Double-Lung Transplant And A Pair Of Breast Implants To Save A Young Man's Life

David Bauer, the patient, had a history of vaping and multiple infections, first viral infections and then Pseudomonas pneumonia. He had a really severe infection in both lungs.

The Silenced Physician Voice

Medicine, for many of us, has been a calling. Since I was a child, I knew I would be a doctor, and I did everything in my power to make that dream come to fruition.

Your Healthspan Is As Important As Your Lifespan & It’s Declining

Medical advances are turning fatal illnesses into chronic ones, and some health problems are hitting us earlier and more widely.

Study: Gamers At Risk Of Irreversible Hearing Loss & Tinnitus

People who play video games are at risk of damaging their hearing due to potentially unsafe sound levels, a study has found. The new review suggests that gamers play for long periods of time with the volume turned up, beyond safe limits.

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