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9 Reasons Doctors Stink At Investing

June 26, 2014 – 3:16 pm |
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By David B. Mandell, JD, MBA and Robert G. Peelman, CFP
There are multiple layers to the question: do I really need an investment advisor? Although, there …

Health Care System Must Prepare For Global Warming

June 26, 2014 – 2:42 pm |
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By Lisa Gillespie

Climate change is happening, and with that will come more deaths from heat-related illness and disease, according to a report released Tuesday. The report, spearheaded …

What’s A Surgeon’s Role In An ACO? Not Much.

June 12, 2014 – 11:30 am |
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By Jenny Gold
Accountable Care Organizations have given little attention to surgery in the early years of the Medicare program, choosing to focus instead on managing chronic …

AMA Votes to Restrict E-Cigs

June 11, 2014 – 9:08 pm |
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At their annual meeting, the AMA called for reining in the sale and marketing practices of companies that produce electronic nicotine delivery systems. The group …

AMA Wants Obama To Let Private Doctors Treat Vets

June 11, 2014 – 8:42 pm |
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The American Medical Association (AMA) voted Tuesday to ask President Obama to provide timely access to entitled care for eligible veterans utilizing the health care …

Why I Became A Primary Care Physician

May 28, 2014 – 2:25 pm |
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By Steven Stroll, MD
I’ve been around medicine my entire life. I am the son, grandson, nephew, husband, cousin and brother-in-law of doctors. After years of …