Acne and a Hickey: What is Wrong with Vickie?
The 16-year-old is upset by a new outbreak of “acne” and the prom is in 2 weeks. But is it acne? And what’s that bruise?
Measles Quiz: Can You Spot the Symptoms?
Take this quick quiz to test your knowledge of a deadly disease.
Battle Over Statins Highlights Two Camps Within Medicine
The "statin war" is about ossified ideologies and asks medicine's most primal question-"what is the role of medicine in society?"
5 Top Medical Apps in One Minute: Video
Dr Bobby Lazzara reviews 5 medical apps available in iTunes. Which ones are you using?
Adult Vaccination Part 1: Patients with Diabetes Mellitus
What are the most important vaccines your patients with diabetes should receive?
Indoor Heat, Air Quality Increase Symptoms in COPD
The combination of heat and in-home air pollutants is dangerous, but also modifiable, say authors of a new study.
Adult Vaccination Part II. Older Adults
COPD Exacerbations Inflate Lung Function Loss
But are acute respiratory events associated with a decline in lung function in smokers without airway obstruction?
Less Than One Third of Depressed Adults Receive Treatment
Paradox: a new study finds that despite wide us of antidepressants in the US, many who need treatment do not get it while others are overtreated.
Antihypertensives Affect Risk of Hospitalization for Depression
A new study found that commonly prescribed antihypertension drugs affect mood disorders--either positively or negatively.
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