Fibromyalgia

About Pain: 10 Things You Should Know
October 15, 2013

Chronic pain affects more Americans than diabetes mellitus, heart disease, and cancer combined. Here are some facts and figures about pain for you to consider.

Spinal Epidural Abscess in an Obese Woman With Back Pain
March 18, 2013

An obese woman in her thirties with a history of fibromyalgia syndrome, depression, polycystic ovarian syndrome, and diabetes mellitus presents to her local emergency department with 1 week of gradually worsening midline back pain.

Physician Facebook Phobia
January 18, 2013

Change your name. Don't friend patients. Delete your Facebook account. This is official social media advice for today's medical students and physicians. What fuels physician Facebook phobia?