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Vegfest Medical Seminar

On April 9, 2016, at Seattle’s Vegfest, the first Vegfest Medical Seminar was held, to teach doctors and medical students about the power of a plant-based diet to treat and prevent disease.   182 more words

Plant-based Diet

Knowmedge Tweets - Endocrinology (Feb 8-14, 20160

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Q1: Which would present as painless thyroiditis: sub-acute, post-partum, or radiation induced thyroiditis? 1,734 more words

Knowmedge Tweets - Endocrinology (Nov 16-22, 2015)

Q1: Having what type
of cancer is a contraindication for giving the anti-DM agent Dapagliflozin
(Farxiga)? #ABIM #MedEd

A1: Having bladder cancer is a
contraindication for getting anti-DM agent Dapagliflozin (Farxiga) #ABIM #MedEd… 754 more words

For half her life, doctors told her to lose weight, but something else was going on

To Deborah E. Savage, a trip to the doctor was frequently an exercise in humiliation.

For more than 15 years, Savage’s doctors doled out the same advice: You need to stop… 1,309 more words


A Team Effort to Treat a Pea-Sized Gland

HYANNIS – Endoscopic surgery for pituitary tumors involves the use of small instruments, but neurosurgeon Nicholas Coppa, MD, FAANS, is quick to say it takes a big team to make the surgeries a success. 482 more words