Pain Relief with a Side of Addiction

For many, addiction starts in the doctor’s office.

A Short Guide to Firing Your Special-Needs Health Care Provider

In Part 10 of the series, “Every Family Has a Story,” Darla Johnson helps you think through the options if you need to change your special-needs child’s health care provider.

What Men Need to Know about the PSA Controversy

The research you need to understand for prostate health.

Should Alcohol Limits for Men and Women Really be the Same?

Bob Patton explores net guidelines for alcohol consumption. It is the one area where he thinks “equality” is NOT appropriate. Here is why.

Should All Children Be Screened for Mental Health Conditions?

Should it be mandatory for children to be tested so those struggling in silence do not go undiagnosed?

The One Big Taboo No One in the World Wants to Talk About

Why is no one talking about the suicide rate and what’s causing it?

Touching the Past: Why is History Important?

Dr. Alun Withey on the tangible effects of history and why he finds it so interesting.

What Doctors Have to Say About Jumping to an ADHD Diagnosis

Are well meaning professionals saying that boys have ADHD too quickly? Tyler Jacobson explores the question.

Doctors Outside the VA Need to Know More About the Veterans They Treat

Civilian doctors might not know that their patients have served in the military.

Appreciating the Doctor in Early Modern Britain

What was the position of the practicing doctor within the seventeenth-century community?

Doctors are Killing Themselves. What Needs to Be Done.

When it’s suggested that a resident’s mistake was so heinous that he should “off ” himself, we have an institutional problem.

150 Minutes

Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept. ◊♦◊ The clock is now ticking. In 450 days, I will […]

What Your Doctor Never Told You: The Hidden Cause of Diabetes and Heart-Disease

You may think your habits are keeping you healthy, but you could be overlooking one thing: how much you sit.

We Both Had Cancer. He Died. I Lived.

A father-son story.

Heart-Wrenching Photo of Doctor Crying Goes Viral. Here’s Why.

Crying is considered unprofessional in the medical profession. Why, then, does this photo capture our hearts?

Let’s Hear it for the Boys

A peek behind the urological privacy curtain