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Today β€” October 20th 2018Your RSS feeds

Advice From Health Care’s Power Users

By MARGOT SANGER-KATZ

When you’re sick, the health care system can be scary and confusing. But in a recent survey, seriously ill Americans shared some hard-won wisdom.

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The Checkup: Helping Pediatricians Care for Transgender Children

By PERRI KLASS, M.D.

A new statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics tries to guide doctors and dispel myths about growing up with gender identity questions.

On Medicine: For Doctors, Delving Deeper as a Way to Avoid Burnout

By SIDDHARTHA MUKHERJEE

As the practice of medicine shifts, physicians should follow their curiosity to continue to find meaning in their work.

The Checkup: Helping Pediatricians Care for Transgender Children

By PERRI KLASS, M.D.

A new statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics tries to guide doctors and dispel myths about growing up with gender identity questions.

Doctors Need to Talk to Families About Guns and Dementia

By MELISSA BAILEY, KAISER HEALTH NEWS

As the number of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia rises, health professionals grapple with how to talk to patients about gun safety at home.

On Medicine: For Doctors, Delving Deeper as a Way to Avoid Burnout

By SIDDHARTHA MUKHERJEE

As the practice of medicine shifts, physicians should follow their curiosity to continue to find meaning in their work.

Doctors: My Human Doctor

By SARA MANNING PESKIN, M.D.

Medical school teaches us to examine, to research, to treat. We don’t learn to err and recover.

The Importance of Medical Touch

By CAITLIN KELLY

It can show gentleness and compassion or carelessness and incompetence.

Review: The Doctor Regenerates, and So Does β€˜Doctor Who’

By MIKE HALE

Jodie Whittaker takes over the lead when this science-fiction institution starts a new season on BBC America, but the changes go way beyond gender.

Doctors: My Human Doctor

By SARA MANNING PESKIN, M.D.

Medical school teaches us to examine, to research, to treat. We don’t learn to err and recover.

China’s Health Care Crisis: Lines Before Dawn, Violence and β€˜No Trust’

By SUI-LEE WEE

China is trying to relieve its overwhelmed system by introducing more family doctors. But in a country where people rush to hospitals for a fever, change won’t be easy.

Jodie Whittaker Brings β€˜Doctor Who’ Its Biggest Change in 55 Years

By DAVE ITZKOFF

Ms. Whittaker is the first woman in the history of this BBC sci-fi series to play the Doctor, ushering in a new era of inclusivity at the show.

Rx for British Doctors: Use Plain English Instead of Latin

By CEYLAN YEGINSU

In an effort to improve written communication with patients, an initiative by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges is encouraging doctors to ditch medical jargon.

Rx for British Doctors: Use Plain English Instead of Latin

By CEYLAN YEGINSU

In an effort to improve written communication with patients, an initiative by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges is encouraging doctors to ditch medical jargon.

Here’s a Cheap Way to Fight Drug Misuse: Send Doctors a Sharp Letter

By MARGOT SANGER-KATZ

Two studies find that nudges can lead to more scrupulous prescribing.

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