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November 19, 2014 – 4:01 PM |

By Dr. Bill Miller
I have been fortunate to practice medicine during an era of great scientific progress. The pace of this transformation remains exponentially greater than …

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Doc: Pain Sufferers Need to Make Informed Decisions for Relief

November 18, 2014 – 3:56 PM |

By Dr. Aristotle Economou
My private practice in Beverly Hills focuses on delivering a holistic, multi-disciplinary approach to providing medical care to patients in pain. Unfortunately, many …

Bigger Boobs Without the Commitment

November 18, 2014 – 3:30 PM |

Do you want the benefits that come with big boobs without the commitment? Then Vacation Breasts may be for you.
Earlier this year, a plastic surgeon …

Pope Tells Doctors That Euthanasia, IVF, Abortion Are Sins

November 18, 2014 – 12:12 PM |

In a speech to a group of Catholic physicians, Pope Francis criticized euthanasia, abortion and in-vitro fertilization as a “false compassion” and sins against God.
The …

Calorie-Tracking Apps May Not Help You Lose Weight

November 18, 2014 – 10:26 AM |
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By Randy Dotinga
HealthDay Reporter
(HealthDay News) – Millions of Americans use smartphone apps that help them track how many calories they consume each day, but a new …

Young Children, Energy Drinks a Dangerous Mix

November 17, 2014 – 9:26 AM |

By Kathleen Doheny
HealthDay Reporter
(HealthDay News) — The potential dangers of energy drinks, those highly caffeinated beverages that promise to stave off sleepiness, are well known, but …

Triple Aim Should Be Expanded to Address Physician Burnout

November 15, 2014 – 4:10 PM | One Comment

(HealthDay News) – Expanding the Triple Aim approach — which includes enhancing patient experience, improving population health, and reducing costs — to the Quadruple Aim by …