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Alternative Medicines and Primary Care Doctors

Alternative Medicines & Your Primary Care Doctor Do You Tell Your Primary Care Doctor about All Your Treatments? Would you believe that over half of patients using complementary and alternative medicines won't tell their doctors about it? That means that their doctor may not find out about their use of St. John's Wort (for depression symptoms), and the patient won't learn that it interferes with their prescription medications. Almost half of US adults use some form of alternative medicine Over half won't tell their doctors** Not disclosing your complementary and alternative medicine treatments with your doctor can harm your [...]

The Coolest Medical Advance During My Career

The Coolest Medical Advance During My Career (Video Transcription) So today I'm going to talk about something that is way cool. I think it is one of the most amazing developments in medicine since I finished my training. Now, it's a little esoteric. I don't know that it's going to be directly relevant to your health, but I’ll bet you saw headlines about it from a week and a half or a couple of weeks ago. If you've read a little bit into the story, you might have thought, "I don't really understand this. [...]