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Whenever a medication is re-prescribed, some thought should be given to the important art of ‘deprescribing’.
Doctors are taught far more about starting medications than stopping them, and most pharmaceutical research ignores the ‘cessation’ question altogether. 238 more words
On the past two Thursdays, the ABC’s Catalyst program set off a chain reaction of protest from sections of the medical community, aghast that the non-medical media would question the accepted wisdom that dietary saturated fats kill people and statins save lives. 1,265 more words
You have read my name. You have glanced at my photo. But now you have the chance to hear my voice, you lucky thing.
Dr Casey Parker is a doctor based in Broome, in Australia’s deserted remote north west corner, but he is brilliant at connecting, via internet, with places where people actually live. 24 more words