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Drug-Induced Iatrogenic Disorders - The Third Leading Cause of Death in the US and Britain

Duty to Warn

By Gary G. Kohls, MD

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Definition of an “iatrogenic” disorder: A disorder inadvertently induced by a health caregiver because of a surgical, medical, drug or vaccine treatment or by a diagnostic procedure. 2,716 more words

Choice

It’s choice – not chance – that determines your destiny. Jean Nidetch It is always easy to blame other people, chance or fate for the bad things that happen in our lives. We conse…

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Marijuana Use By Pregnant Women On The Rise

CHICAGO (CBS) — A new survey finds more women are using marijuana to treat morning sickness.

Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug during pregnancy, and its use is increasing, … 105 more words

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Paul D. Fragner, MD

Title:  Orthopaedic Surgeon, Chief Emeritus
Company: White Plains Hospital
Location:  West Harrison, NY United States







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Maryland Medical Society Aims To Reduce Diabetes

BALTIMORE (AP) — The American Medical Association is partnering up with MedChi, the Maryland State Medical Society, as part of a multi-state effort to reduce Type 2 diabetes. 633 more words

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Roxy Collins Diary Entry: The Bad Decision

Welcome to the Diary of Roxy Collins – The Serious Relationship Series. Every Thursday you can read Roxy’s latest diary entry. What has happened so far? 19 more words

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M. Alan Menter, MD

Title: Dermatologist
Company: Texas Dermatology Associates
Location: Dallas, TX United States





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