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Doctors Are One Step Closer to a Lab Test for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

People with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) often go years without a diagnosis—and even after getting one, the “realness” of their condition may be questioned by friends, family members, and even doctors. That’s partially because there are no tests to determine … Continue reading

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Some Doctors Now Say to Stop Antibiotics When You Feel Better

When you’re prescribed a course of antibiotics, it’s important to finish the whole thing. At least, that’s the message that’s been perpetuated for years by doctors, nurses, parents and the media. But now, a group of British doctors are making … Continue reading

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Doctors Find 27 Contact Lenses ‘Bound Together by Mucus’ in a Patient’s Eye

Doctors recently found 27 contact lenses in a patient’s eye while they were prepping her for surgery. In a write-up in the British Medical Journal, the authors said the 17 of the lenses were stuck together in a “bluish . … Continue reading

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Most Doctors’ Breast Cancer Advice May Be Out of Date

Who needs a mammogram—and when? These are questions that have vexed women for years now as science—and the recommendations it informs—has shifted. In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) advised that most women should start getting regular mammograms … Continue reading

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How Medical doctors Are Fueling the Opioid Epidemic

In news profiles of the victims of the opioid epidemic, the narrative is common: a person receives a lawful prescription for an opioid from their doctor following throwing out their back, then unintentionally tumble into a daily life of dependancy. … Continue reading

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Why an Abortion Doctor’s Murder Demo Need to Be Receiving More Protection

Some journalists are asking why the murder demo of a Philadelphia abortion doctor isn&#8217t getting much more protection. In 2010, police raided Dr. Kermit Gosnell&#8217s abortion clinic, known as the Women’s Health-related Society, in a minimal-cash flow community of West … Continue reading

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