5 Things Doctors Would Never Do

5 Things Doctors Would Never Do

Ever wonder where your physician draws the line when it comes to their health or the health of their family?…

What Doctors Know: Reluctance to see doctor among key men’s health issues

What Doctors Know: Reluctance to see doctor among key men’s health issues

Source: University of Mississippi Medical Center whatdoctorsknow.com Men have higher morbidity rates in almost every one of the leading causes…

Doctor-rating websites offer helpful but limited advice

Doctor-rating websites offer helpful but limited advice

By Julie Corliss, Harvard Health Letters If you’ve ever used the Internet to find a health care provider, chances are…

Indie Docs Versus the Networks

Indie Docs Versus the Networks

The pros and cons of hospital groups and independent physicians comes down to groups of independent patients By Tom Mullaney…

The Primary Problem

The Primary Problem

As the population grows, so does the need for effective primary care. Yet the number of family doctors has dwindled,…

A Hazy Shade of Healthcare

A Hazy Shade of Healthcare

What does tort reform mean for local doctors, insurance companies and you? By Morgan Lord Many of us have a…

For the Love of Lipitor

For the Love of Lipitor

Lipitor’s hold on the cholesterol drug market keeps you from saving money, but not much By Patrick Kenney According to…

Bringing Healthcare Up to Speed

Bringing Healthcare Up to Speed

How electronic medical records are improving an outdated system by Carroll Cole Once upon a time, to find a book at…

The Price of Prevention

The Price of Prevention

Dr. Mark Rosenbloom is trying to keep us healthier earlier, but can we afford it? By Alex Lubischer At first…

Brain Tumors:  Critical Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Brain Tumors: Critical Questions to Ask Your Doctor

By Vikram C. Prabhu, MD, FAANS, FACS, Associate Professor and Interim Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Loyola University Medical Center 1. What kind of…