The bionic pancreas triumphs in pivotal trial

When it comes to closed-loops systems for insulin delivery for type 1 diabetes, easier might be better. A new report on such a “bionic pancreas”...


Is exercise effective for constipation?

The increase in the incidence of colorectal cancer among adults 50-64 years of age has been outpaced by the increase among adults younger than 50...


How to make the best of your worst reviews

In primary care, the patient-physician relationship is so central to what we do that ignoring your “likability” has the potential to threaten your...

The Optimized Doctor


We've driven medicine to the efficient and left little of the dignity it seems.


Natural fertility: When less can be more

As reproductive specialists, part of our obligation is to improve a woman’s or couple’s ability to conceive in the most cost-effective manner,...

Managing Your Practice

EHR: A progress report

EHRs will inevitably be a part of most of our lives. And for those who take the time to do it right, it will ultimately be an improvement.