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16 hrs ago | Point Pleasant Register

New doctors Hassuna, Chandra join Holzer2:27 pm | 0

Dr. Hassuna completed her internal medicine residency at Wright State University-Boonshoft School of Medicine in Dayton, and her rheumatology fellowship at SUNY Downstate Health System in Brooklyn, N.Y. Hassuna provides care for rheumatic diseases, including: rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, vasculitis, scleroderma, inflammatory myopathies, ankylosing ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Wright State University, Rheumatology, Arthritis, Health, Gout, Gallipolis, OH

Tue Jul 22, 2014

SBWire

Becoming Real: 2nd Edition of Celebrated Book for Midlife Introduces...

Written by Stanford trained, Woman of the Year, Top Doctor and Integrative Medicine pioneer, Dr. Rose Kumar, 'Becoming Real: Reclaiming Your Health in Midlife', presents a compelling framework that any woman or man can use to restore health and regeneration to their body, mind and spirit at time in life traditionally associated with degeneration.

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Related Topix: Medicine

The Day

Use trusted source for medical advice

A pink insert in The Day shouts "We Can Help You Avoid a Stroke" for only $149! The ad by Lifeline Screening urges ultrasound screening of carotid arteries as a way to prevent strokes.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

BioSpace

American Osteopathic Association Installs Cleveland Clinic...

Today, Dr. Juhasz takes his drive for excellence to the next level as he begins serving as the 118th president of the American Osteopathic Association , the national professional membership organization for the nation's more than 104,000 osteopathic physicians and osteopathic medical students.

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Retired doc's thoughts

A physician does not need to be society's steward to 'Choose wisely'regarding medical advice

Eliminating dangerous and unnecessary medical tests and treatments is the ostensible aim of the "Choosing Wisely" initiative that is being promoted by the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation .

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Related Topix: Medicine

US News & World Report

Headed to the Hospital? Beware the 'July Effect'

There are some things about your health that you just can't control: when your appendix bursts, or you accidentally step on a rusty nail or a stealth sea urchin pierces your foot on your summer vacation .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Nursing, Diabetes, Health, SUNY Upstate Medical University

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Study questions therapy for early prostate cancer

For decades, millions of men with early prostate cancer have been placed on drug therapy to suppress their production of testosterone, despite such significant side effects as impotence, diabetes and bone loss.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Rutgers University, Medicine, Urology

Thu Jul 17, 2014

CiteULike

Short-term outcomes of seniors aged 80 years and older with acute...

Short-term outcomes of seniors aged 80 years and older with acute illness: Hospitalist care by geriatricians and other internists compared BACKGROUND Although acute geriatric units have improved the outcomes of hospitalized seniors, it is uncertain as to whether hospitalist care by geriatricians outside of these units confers similar benefit.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Wed Jul 16, 2014

MedicineNet

Ulcerative Colitis

Jay W. Marks, MD, is a board-certified internist and gastroenterologist. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and trained in internal medicine and gastroenterology at UCLA/Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Colitis, Health, Ulcerative Colitis, Gastroenterology, Cedars Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Inflammation

The Atlantic

The Case for Concierge Medicine

Physicians go into medicine because they want to make a difference, and it is the daily opportunity to help patients that keeps many of them going.

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Related Topix: University of Pennsylvania, US Politics, US News

Sys-Con Media

Cooper Clinic Platinum Adds Physician to Meet Patient Demand

Cooper Clinic Platinum members have access to their own personal physician 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to address preventive and primary care needs.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, University of Dallas, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Medical News Today

Prostate cancer is focus of two studies in JAMA Internal Medicine

Management of low-risk prostate cancer varies widely among urologists and radiation oncologists, with patients whose diagnosis is made by a urologist that treats non-low-risk prostate cancer more likely to receive treatment vs. observation.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine, Urology, Oncology

Psychology Today

Professional, Screen Thyself

I have often wondered why The Postpartum Stress Center, LLC never really received many referrals from other therapists.

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Related Topix: Psychology, Science

Mon Jul 14, 2014

TwinCities

Study questions therapy for early prostate cancer

For decades, millions of men with early prostate cancer have been placed on drug therapy to suppress their production of testosterone, despite such significant side effects as impotence, diabetes and bone loss.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Rutgers University

PhysOrg Weblog

Prostate cancer is focus of two studies, commentary

Management of low-risk prostate cancer varies widely among urologists and radiation oncologists, with patients whose diagnosis is made by a urologist that treats non-low-risk prostate cancer more likely to receive treatment vs. observation.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Health, Medicine, Urology, Oncology

American Academy of Family Physicians

AAFP, MGMA Collaborate to Halt Misuse of Survey Data

American humorist Evan Esar once called statistics "the only science that enables different experts using the same figures to draw different conclusions."

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Related Topix: Family Practice, Medicine

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Coastal Courier

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Wayne/St. Joseph's/Candler Medical Group recently secured the services of cardiologist Dr. Gary Stern for the Jesup and Southeast Georgia areas.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cardiology, Baltimore, MD

Fri Jul 11, 2014

MedicineNet

Degenerative Disc Disease & Sciatica

Catherine Burt Driver, MD, is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Rheumatology, Mission Viejo, CA, Back Pain, Health

Beckers ASC Review

How Can Gastroenterologists Take Part in Population Health Initiatives?

Along with the rise of accountable care organizations and value-based care, population health has become an important concept.

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Related Topix: Gastroenterology, Medicine, Hartsdale, NY

The Warwick Advertiser

Middletown Medical's Reich earns national speaker status

Middletown Medical has announced Dr. Jennifer Reich has been recognized as a pioneer in the area of Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment and Genetic Testing by Myriad Genetics, which is considered the leading international Cancer Genetics Laboratory.

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Related Topix: Middletown, NY, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science, Chester, NY

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