Jude Trotter: Why functional medicine?
Conway Daily Sun
A functional medicine practitioner will start out by getting a detailed history from birth to the present, teasing out the person's unique story. Every chronic disease has a past, present and future tied to progressive loss of function and vitality ...



Macleans.ca

How the new impatient patient is disrupting medicine
Macleans.ca
That Canada's top health officials spared even 15 minutes to meet with civilian advocates reflects the current medical moment, one in which patient activism appears to be driving the medical status quo, with “patient-based medicine” and doctor-patient ...



FOX40

UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Accepting Donations for Animals Injured in Northern California Wildfires
FOX40
DAVIS — The UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine is accepting donations to help care for pets injured and/or displaced by the Northern California wildfires. In the past two weeks, the group has been caring for a total of 67 animals and they expect ...

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Lusaka Times

Allegations that Government is not giving medicine to patients are false-Medical Officer
Lusaka Times
The Ministry of Health in Mufulira district on the Copperbelt province has refuted allegations that medical personnel at Kawama East Clinic were denying patients medicine. Mufulira District Medical Officer Chikafuna Banda dismissed the allegations as ...



Palm Beach Post

BREAKING: PBSO deputy accused of stealing dead man's pain medicine
Palm Beach Post
According to the report, he stole pills including Tramadol, a pain reliever, as well as the muscle relaxer Carisoprodol and prochlorperzine maleate, an anti-psychotic medicine. Days after the incident, Cooke volunteered to be interviewed by ...

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KSL.com

University of Utah researcher named to National Academy of Medicine
KSL.com
SALT LAKE CITY — A University of Utah Health biomedical informatics researcher was named to the National Academy of Medicine this week. Wendy Chapman, who chairs the Department of Biomedical Informatics at the U., was elected as one of 80 ...

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Help sought from complementary, alternative medicine to remedy ...
Science Daily
It found that complementary and alternative medicine is being used in connection with various health problems, particularly in situations where help provided by ...

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ABC2 News

People May Have Believed In Vampires Due To Misunderstanding ...
ABC2 News
Our belief in the supernatural creatures can be traced back to a time in which our understanding of medicine wasn't all that great.

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HuffPost

Personalizing Medicine, Past Reductionism
HuffPost
Personalizing medicine is among the salient themes of modern advance, and clearly among the more widely captivating. President Obama emphasized “precision medicine,” effectively the same thing, as a priority for the nation in the context of the cancer ...



STAT

How a kidney stone taught me that medicine has changed me
STAT
In my time in medicine, I've seen many patients with kidney stones. Whether in the outpatient clinic, emergency department, or the operating room, with appropriate medical care, they all ended up being fine. I realized that my repeated exposure to ...


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