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Coming clean on vaccines ain't easy

The problem with doctors and scientists and public health officials admitting that they were stupendously wrong about vaccines is that most of them just can’t, because if they do they will never ever be credible (about anything) again. 139 more words


Oath of Penury

A recent Vijay starrer has come under a lot of criticism for ‘negative’ portrayal of doctors. In fact, some senior doctors have called for boycotting the movie(well within their rights) and advocated piracy (something that is clearly illegal). 855 more words


Leading doctors want to treat guns like other public health threats

The doctors who lead the medical profession’s debates on how best to preserve and restore our health are done with moments of silence in the face of gun-related violence. 47 more words

Bend Bulletin


was Monday morning somewhere
woke up with something in my gum
it smiled I pissed and missed again
directions cannot find this stream

was Wednesday morning in the desert… 134 more words


Nosocomial Engagements; my view on medical marriage

Marriage is a state of being united to a person of the ‘opposite sex’ as husband and wife in a consensual and contractual relationship recognized by law. 175 more words


History & Evolution of Anesthesia: 18th and 19th century advancement in science of anesthesia

Discovery of Anesthesia is one of the most important advancement of modern medicine. The Renaissance saw significant advances in anatomy and surgical technique. However, despite all this progress, surgery remained a treatment of last resort. 1,655 more words



Over time, I’ve realized that my most profound moments from medical school had little to do with the “books” but everything to do with the “lives” especially of the patients I encountered on the ward.

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