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Does your doctor's gender matter?

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In this photo taken Thursday, June 3, 2010, Dr. Steven Birnbaum works

What to Expect When Your Loved One Is in the ICU

Doctor wearing a white coat may trigger white coat syndrome

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To know which doctor is good, ask hospital employees

Why doctors get it wrong about when you will die


The inside story of a six-year-old boy's death. And the trainee doctor who took the blame.

Such devices allow patients to relax despite the stresses of treatment. (Courtesy of Children's Hospital Los Angeles)

Doctor revived after suicide. Here's what he says.

When Evidence Says No, but Doctors Say Yes

The 'Frequent Flier' Program That Grounded a Hospital's Soaring Costs

'Dr. Google' made me worry about colon cancer. Did I overreact?

Richard Procunier, 29, is the owner of Northern Shore Pharmacy in North Bay, Ont. He learned about the field of pharmacogenomics in his program at the ...

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Going to the doctor might not be on the top of your list.

A Fear of Lawsuits Really Does Seem to Result in Extra Medical TestsA Fear of Lawsuits Really Does Seem to Result in Extra Medical Tests. Doctors ...

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Doctors Tell All—and It's Bad

Why “happy” doctors die by suicide

Missed Opportunities: Time to Improve the Assessment of Preterm Labor

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You've done the hard part — now it's time to make sure you reap all the benefits from your visit.

September's Topic of the Month – Getting a Diagnosis of Lupus

Scheduling a Test : Requesting a Lab Test from your Health Care Professional

9 People Describe What It Feels Like to Have a Panic Attack. "

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America's most famous back pain doctor said pain is in your head. Thousands think he's right.

There Is a Hidden Epidemic of Doctors Abusing Women in Labor, Doulas Say

Do You Have Access to Your Doctors' Notes About You?

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Digitization promises to make medical care easier and more efficient; instead, doctors feel trapped behind their screens.


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While doctors are responsible for their actions, many feel Dr Bawa-Garba was let down by the consultant on call both on the day that Jack died and ...

Dr. Sheila Wijayasinghe has a special interest in women's and sexual health. She is the Medical Director of Primary Care Outreach at Women's College ...

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If you need a medical device, ask if your doctor has a financial relationship with the vendor


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The disturbing reason some African American patients may be undertreated for pain

Most people feel a bit uneasy when they see blood or have to get a needle. However, for some people, seeing blood or needles causes them to faint or to feel ...

Think medical school is for you? You're probably wrong

A little bit of worry and stress is normal — even beneficial. But chronic anxiety may raise your risk for heart problems.

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The first step in following up on symptoms is finding a doctor you feel comfortable with. Many people ...

6 Signs Your Doctor Is a Keeper (And 5 Signs They're Not!)

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The robot will see you now: how AI could revolutionise NHS

Pauline Boyle weighed 18 stone in March 2010; by September 2011, she had dropped

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Sometime back in 2010, a good friend of mine from college who had since become a pediatrician posted a complaint on Facebook about “made up” health ...

Medicare Is Cracking Down on Opioids. Doctors Fear Pain Patients Will Suffer.Medicare Is Cracking Down on Opioids. Doctors Fear Pain Patients Will Suffer.

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75% of med students are on antidepressants or stimulants (or both)

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How training doctors in implicit bias could save the lives of black mothers

and internal hospital inquiries, Panorama talks to. Dr Bawa-Garba and to the parents of Jack Adcock in order to tell the story in detail.

Cancer doctor Martin Gore may have died as the result of yellow-fever vaccine