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Manjula Raguthu

Title: Physician, Director

Company: Medwin Family Medicine & Rehabilitation

Location: Brownsville, TX

 Brownsville, Texas, December 1, 2016, Dr. Manjula Raguthu, Physician and Director of Medwin Family Medicine & Rehabilitation, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in health care. 241 more words

Health Care

Hallucinations and healing

Ecstasy and mushrooms are being used by the medical and psychiatric community to help heal depression, anxiety, and PTSD.  Both these substances have recently been approved for further studies of their ability, with highly trained support in a controlled setting with active therapy, to help patients who have not found relief elsewhere. 405 more words

Primary Care

Medical Chart Audits in a Primary Care Setting

Audit – the very word brings visions of men in suits pouring over your records, looking for the slightest evidence of a mistake or wrongdoing.  However, not all audits are external or scary. 565 more words

Medical Malpractice

One out of 10 children receive unnecessary health care services

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One third of spending on “low-value” pediatric health care is paid for out of pocket

In 2014, more than 140,000 children in the United States were given oral antibiotics for an upper respiratory tract infection. 739 more words

Pediatrics

The Great Research News About Impact of An Hallucinogen on Cancer Patient Depression and Anxiety Raises a Side Question About Extent of the Problem and the Diagnostic Process

I suspect that the Internet is already abuzz about the study about high impact of careful single intervention use of Psilocybin on cancer patients suffering anxiety and depression ( 907 more words

Patient Voice

Caring for homeless veterans offers training for residents

Meeting the medical needs of Houston’s homeless veterans was the focus of the annual Houston Homeless Stand Down in October, but the community outreach project also served to provide training to healthcare professionals, including Baylor residents, on treating this unique patient population. 486 more words

Boxes

Instant language translation with just an earpiece and an app

For those of us who have tried, but have not quite perfected our medical Spanish, we rely on live interpreters or the assistance of apps such as Google Translate to communicate with our patients.   153 more words

Education