In a world full of drug ads and online advice, ‘Talk to your doctor’ is more than a cliché

I wish I had a nickel (well, maybe a quarter — thanks, student loans) for every time I’ve read or heard the words “Talk to your doctor” on advertisements for medications, supplements, and medical equipment; tucked at the bottoms of … Continue reading In a world full of drug ads and online advice, ‘Talk to your doctor’ is more than a cliché

Do male doctors put hospitals at higher risk for malpractice than their female counterparts?

In the current year alone, I have learned of three doctors, two of whom I personally know and one who was a year senior to me in medical school, being disciplined by the Medical Board of California. They are all men! Continue reading Do male doctors put hospitals at higher risk for malpractice than their female counterparts?