Men of Medicine (American Medical Association, 1938)

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[Music] [Narrator:] In every US city and town, there is one house that everybody knows, the doctor. Available here are the services of a man who by law is privileged to practice the most respected of all professions. To today’s 165,000 men of medicine has come a vital trust to heal the sick and keep […]


Physician Career Information : Physician Pros & Cons
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February

Physician Career Information : Physician Pros & Cons

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , /

Leg front. Yeah. Come on. Take your time. You really are looking good. In many ways the practice of medicine, I think is one of the best jobs in the world. It is just so amazingly gratifying to help people. When they’re really down in the dumps. And they see no light at the end […]


Scripps Internal Medicine Physician Yawen Cheng, MD

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My name is Yawen Cheng and I’m an internal medicine physician. There are a couple of reasons why I chose to be a doctor. One aspect of it is as a diagnostician, I feel that I’m solving little mini mysteries on a daily basis. And for someone who grew up loving, you know, murder or […]


Physician Profile: Peter Crino, MD, PhD

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My name is Peter Quino and I’m currently professor and chair of the Department of Neurology here at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. I came here to Maryland in July of 2016 I’ve been serving as chair My background is that I’m a clinician scientist, so I have an MD and a PhD. […]


The Ups and Downs of Evidence Based Medicine
27
February

The Ups and Downs of Evidence Based Medicine

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In medicine the term evidence-based causes more arguments than you might expect and that’s quite apart from the recent political controversy over why certain words were avoided in CDC budget documents. The arguments don’t divide along predictable partisan lines either. Evidence-based medicine is the topic of this week’s Healthcare Triage. The mission of evidence-based medicine […]


UT Physicians – KHOU – Wear the Gown – Men’s Health
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December

UT Physicians – KHOU – Wear the Gown – Men’s Health

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , /

Wear the gown Houston. This is your health, take it seriously. Wear the gown h-town. This is your health. Take it seriously. Women are 100 percent more likely than men to schedule annual examinations and preventive services. Men, better health starts with you. Learn why scheduling an annual checkup is so important. KHOU.com/wearthegown presented by […]


AudibleRx™, Medication Information You Listen To
29
December

AudibleRx™, Medication Information You Listen To

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Imagine a health care setting where patients are motivated to engage their health care practicioners in educated discussions about their medications. Think about it. Increased patient participation means increased medication adherence, decreased hospital admissions and fewer adverse medication events. AudibleRx provides medication information that you listen to. Medication education for patients, caregivers and anyone else […]


News Wrap: House opens debate on bill to lower prescription drug costs
28
December

News Wrap: House opens debate on bill to lower prescription drug costs

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In the day’s other news: Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives begin work this evening on approving two articles of impeachment against President Trump. The Judiciary Committee will consider two separate accusations of abuse of power and obstruction of justice. Committee votes could come tomorrow, sending the articles to the full House for possible […]


Health & Medicine: Crash Course Sociology #42
27
December

Health & Medicine: Crash Course Sociology #42

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

As we launch into our final segment of Crash Course Sociology, I’m sure one of the things that you’ve learned by now is that sociology touches on everything. It helps us understand every aspect of society – even those that we think are strictly personal, like religion, sex, and gender. And the same is true […]