Healthgrades4 Must-Have Gadgets for Today’s Doctor

If your medical tools resemble those found in the doctor’s bag of yore, consider elevating your treatment style–and your own quality of life–and look to these gadgets for a new level of precision and care. Reliable devices still exist and should be used – but have you upgraded your arsenal recently? Discover the essential technology […]

American Medical AssociationAssociation of Coffee Intake With Survival in Patients With Advanced or Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

In this Original Investigation from JAMA Oncology, the authors attempt to discover whether increased coffee consumption is associated with improved survival in patients with advanced or metastatic colorectal cancer. Overall survival (OS) and progression-free survival (PFS) were the main outcomes and measures, and both decaffeinated and caffeinated coffee were studied.

Healthgrades5 Healthy Snacks for Doctors on the Go

You take care of others as your profession, but it is also important to remember to take care of yourself. You never know when you’re going to get a break to have a meal between shifts and appointments, so you need something quick, easy, and healthy. These are five tasty ways to keep your energy […]

Everyday HealthOp-Ed: Why Anti-Psychiatry Now Fails and Harms

In this opinion piece from MedPage Today, the authors state “anti-psychiatry” was “formerly a healthy corrective, but the movement now distracts from real problems and actively hurts people, existing as a disorganized entity outside of mainstream medicine, largely propagated on social media and in non-peer-reviewed sources…that evade scientific dialogue and critique.”

Everyday HealthTwo Tales of Physician Assistant Burnout

From KevinMD.com comes the story of Hope Cook, who talks about her two bouts of burnout and how she overcame. “It takes courage, honesty, and a hard look at your role in the situation to overcome burnout. ‘Wusses’ are the ones who refuse to admit burnout and allow it to destroy their relationships, their career, […]