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Bidding on Medical Services Raises Quality, Ethical Concerns

According to a report on Medscape.com (registration required), for Francisco Velazco, an unemployed Seattle handyman, an online auction yielded an affordable solution to getting his torn ligament repaired. 242 more words

Orthopedics

FMM 10 17 14 Conspiracy of Silence

“In the end we will remember, not the words of our enemies,

but the silence of our friends.” ~Martin Luther King Jr.

 One of the tragedies of abuse is the secrets and lies.  948 more words

Inspirational

Spiritual balance

“So, my brothers, earnestly desire to prophesy, and do not forbid speaking in tongues. But all things should be done decently and in order.”                   1 Cor. 377 more words

[Infographic] The Rising Cost of Healthcare

We recently found an infographic entitled The Rising Cost of Healthcare. The graphic portrays how healthcare expenses for the US population have increased over the last decade. 88 more words

Clinics

JAMA Network | JAMA | Who Determines Physician Effectiveness?

Excellent essay on the complexities of measuring the interactions between patients and physicians. The bottom line for a healthy life? Get an education, be positive, take care of yourself, and when you do have to enter the medical care system, be a critical but thoughtful consumer. 20 more words

Personal Responsibility

The fruit of the Spirit-2

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” Gal.5:22,23 (ESV) 378 more words

The fruit of the Spirit

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” Gal.5:22,23 (ESV) 382 more words