A study shows dangerous combinations of drugs are prescribed and dispensed. You need to know how to protect yourself. [caption id="attachment_1801" align="alignright" width="600"] If You Have Misgivings About How Diligently He Checks for Interactions - Read This Post[/caption] A recent investigation by the Chicago Tribune warns of the danger of adverse drug reactions…Read more
It would appear that marijuana is the panacea that all those dope-heads think it is. The Washington Post reports that in the 17 states where medical marijuana is legal the average doctor prescribed 265 fewer doses of antidepressants; 562 less anti-anxiety medicines; and 1,826 fewer doses of pain medicine. And may I dare to…Read more
Many women will be happy with the USPSTF – that learned body that reviews medical interventions and decides which are worthwhile. They have come out with a draft recommendation that I know will please many of my patients. To stop doing yearly pelvic exams.There are 63 million pelvic exams performed per year at a cost…Read more
All the unnecessary care patients get foisted on them is expensive and crowds out necessary care – based on an article by Atul Gawande.