Abortion Is Less Risky For Women Than Childbirth, But Is Anyone Surprised?
Kids, Video Games, and Guns
Out-of-Pocket Cancer Drug Costs are Out of Control
The Problem With Ultra-Processed Foods? They're Delicious.
Our Doctoring Gets Worse as the Day Wears On
Don't Google It: Fournier's Gangrene and SGLT-2 Inhibitors
Early Autism Diagnosis May Be a Game-Changer
Skipping Breakfast Is Not a New Cardiovascular Risk Factor
On Causality Confounders and Lots of Rose
Vitamin Supplements are a Waste of Money
A Link Between In Vitro Fertilization and Childhood Cancer: Does It Matter?
Are Eggs Off the Menu Again?
Thirty Hour Shifts for Medical Trainees: OK for Patients, Not Great for the Trainee
Sleep Deprivation Increases After-Dinner Snacking, Weight Gain
Oral Anticoagulants in Cancer Patients: Mixed-Results and a Lesson about Trial Enrichment
Primary Care Providers Save Lives. We Should Pay Them More.
Beer Before Wine Mighty Fine Nope
Spike in Hepatitis C Infections May Be Side-Effect of Oxycontin Reformulation
Screen Time May Lead to Worse Childhood Development
More Pharma Money to Physicians = More Opioid Deaths
"One and Done" Therapy for Multiple Sclerosis: New Trial With Impressive Results
Vaping Pot More Powerful Than Smoking It
The Best Evidence Yet That Not All Calories Are Created Equal
Sex Addiction Gets a Diagnosis Code. But Does It Really Exist?
Appendectomy Linked to Lower Rates of Parkinson's Disease
Insurers May Deny Emergency Visits Based on Diagnosis, Not Symptoms
Organic Food Does Not Prevent Cancer.
Weight-Loss Surgery May Dramatically Reduce the Risk of Heart Attacks
Intervention to Increase Monitoring of Fetal Movements Not Helpful, Maybe Harmful
Teens Who Don't Conform to Gender Roles at High Risk of Suicide
Strike Three for Aspirin in Primary Prevention
Chronic Pain, Opioids, and Suicide
The 5 Trump Administration Policies Most Threatening to Reproductive Health
Mendelian Randomization: How it Works, and What it Reveals about Vitamin D
Hydrocodone, the DEA, and Unintended Consequences
One Simple Trick to Save Medicare $1 Billion
The Rotavirus Vaccine Saved 28,000 Children's Lives in 2016 - We Could Have Saved 83,000 More
Parents are Refusing Vitamin K Shots for Their Newborns. It's a Terrible Idea.
In Utero Genetic Editing: Doc-to-Doc with David Stitelman, MD
Tecovirimat: A Medication We Hope Never to Use
Ketamine for Depression: Doc-to-Doc with Gerard Sanacora MD PhD
Overdiagnosis of Cancer, Defined
Psychological Stress Linked with Autoimmune Disease
How Harvard's Hurricane Maria Study Actually Worked
Computer Beats a Bunch of Dermatologists at Diagnosing Melanoma
No, Eating Eggs Will NOT Protect You From Cardiovascular Death
Acupuncture Provides No Benefit During In Vitro Fertilization - In Fact, It Might Be Harmful
Police Violence Is not a Public Health Issue - It is an Issue of Justice
Fentanyl is now the #1 Cause of Opioid Overdose Deaths
Repurposed Drug Extends Life of Kids with Progeria
A Pediatrician Runs for Congress: Doc-to-Doc with Nadia Hashimi, MD
Proving the Superiority of Capitalism... With Genetics?
If the Drug Doesn't Work, You Don't Pay: The Reality of Outcomes-Based Contracting
Under-vaccination Common Among Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder, and Their Siblings
Docs Rebel Against Prior Authorization
"Deaths of Despair" Vary Widely Across the Country
#MeToo Comes to Medicine: Doc-to-Doc with Reshma Jagsi, MD PhD
Opioids Tie Non-opioid Painkillers in Randomized Trial, Which Means Opioids Lose
1 in 7 Teens is "Sexting", 1 in 10 Have Had a Sext Shared Without Consent
Gut Bacteria May Link Maternal, Child Weight
A Link Between Ultrasound and Autism? Doubtful.
Early Childhood Intervention Improves Educational Attainment at Age 35: A Really Longitudinal Study
Medicine - The Musical: Doc-to-Doc with Michael Ehrenreich
The Affordable Care Act Didn't Make Care That Much More Affordable - And That's OK
"Normal" BRCA1 May Not Be Normal After All
A Common Food Additive Called Trehalose Might Be Responsible for the Clostridium difficile Epidemic
Who Should Be Screened for Lung Cancer?
Vaccine "Skeptics" Value "Purity" over "Protection from Harm"
Study Sheds Light on Mislabeling, Adulteration of Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators
The Numbers are In: Care by Hospitalists vs. Primary Care Docs
Did Trump Win the "Sick Vote"? Doc-to-Doc with Jason Wasfy, MD
Rising Cost of Healthcare in US Driven By Rising Prices in Absence of Rising Demand
Predicting Suicidality with MRI
The Link Between Type 1 Diabetes and Celiac Disease
Do Generic Medications Harm Patients?
Randomized Trial: Kids Shown Movie with Guns Pulled Trigger On Disabled Weapon 17 Times More
Research and Development Costs and Drug Pricing: Link Tenuous at Best
PSA Testing for Prostate Cancer Just Got a Boost
The President Isn't Crazy, We Are: Doc-to-Doc with Dr. Allen Frances
Hormone Replacement Therapy and Sexual Function After Menopause
Work Hours Among Physician Couples: Women Still Bearing Brunt of Child-Rearing
Ending Medical Reversal: Doc-to-Doc with Vinay Prasad, MD
FDA Device Approvals Found to Have Lax Standards
What the Market Will Bear: Doc-to-Doc on Skyrocketing Drug Prices with Dr. Umesh Khot
Music Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorder: No Effect in a Randomized Trial
Maintenance of Certification: Exemplar of Self-Governance or Pure Coporatism?
Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in Football Players
Hospital Readmission Rate and Mortality - The Effect of the HRRP
When First Line Depression Therapy Fails...
Generic Drug Prices are Going Up. In Some Cases, Way Up.
Does Health Insurance Save Lives?
"What Used to be Fraud is Now Alternative Medicine": Doc-to-Doc with Steve Novella
Paying Patients to Control Their HIV
Deep Dive into the Carlisle Paper: Rampant Fraud In Medical Research?
JAMA Internal Medicine Study Links Chronic Pain and Dementia
Behavioral Neuroscience: Dads Just Want Their Daughters to be Happy
Propensity Scores: How and Why they are Used in Clinical Research
Steroid vs. Saline Injection for Knee Pain in Arthritis
Your Own Remote Physician: How Telehealth Works with Dr. Eric Wallace
Gender Discrimination Experienced By Physician Moms
Marketing Medications to Physicians Influences Their Prescribing Habits
Experiencing Sibling Death a Powerful, Persistent Risk Factor for Early Mortality
Antidepressants in Pregnancy and Autism Risk: The Data as it Stands
Spinal Manipulation (Chiropractic treatment) for Low Back Pain: Evidence of Effectiveness?
Dr. Oren Tepper discusses 3D Printing, separating conjoined twins with Dr. F. Perry Wilson
The Obesity Paradox Probably Isn't Real - Overweight Associated with Higher Mortality
It's not Breastfeeding that Makes Babies Smart. It's You.
The NIH Embodies American Greatness
Bayes theorem, P-values, Miracle Drugs, and the FDA
Marijuana: The Cure for The Opioid Epidemic?
First Successful Gene Therapy Treatment of Sickle Cell in a Human
Doc to Doc with End-of-Life Expert Ron Epstein, MD
JAMA Pediatrics: Link Between Marriage Equality Laws and Decrease in Adolescent Suicide Attempts
Error in Pediatrics Paper Leads to Calculation that Autism has Risen by 400%. It's More like 20%.
Weekly Near-Death Experiences for Undocumented Immigrants Requiring Hemodialysis
Contrast Nephropathy: The Biggest Cause of Acute Kidney Injury that Might Not Exist
LSDs Effects, Explained in 150 Seconds
Doc to Doc: The Doctor who Hasn't Used an Opioid for Chronic Pain in More than 10 Years
Doc to Doc with CDC Director Tom Frieden
Physicians' Responsibility for the Opioid Epidemic
Supplement Stores Very Likely to Recommend Creatine to Teen Boys
Simple Math Demonstrates Way More Medical Studies Than You Think are "False Positives"
5 Days of Antibiotics Isn't Enough for Kids with Middle Ear Infections
Resident Physician Handoffs and Hospital Mortality
The Mother-Daughter Relationship and Loss of Virginity
Stand Your Ground Laws Increase the Homicide Rate
How Changing Weight in Kids Affects their Social Development
Smartphones before bed? Not a good choice for kids.
Smoking Kills - But How Much does it Kill?
Loophole Might Make EpiPen Free, but Is It Worth It?
Daycare Is Not Making Your Kids Fat
The AMA Sponsored an Online Test that Says Basically Everyone has Prediabetes
The Darkish Underbelly of Peer-Review
All Babies Choke, No Matter What: A Randomized Trial
Probiotics: Probably Not a Miracle Asthma Cure
No, I Don't Think Electric Fans are Killing the Elderly
Racial Disparities in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Intranasal vs. Injectable Flu Vaccine: The Hutterite Perspective
Pasta, BMI, and Simpson's Paradox
One Third of Randomized Trials Enrolling children are Never Published.
Accidental Marijuana Ingestions in Kids Increase with Legalization in Colorado
Proximity to "Fracking" Wells Linked to Asthma Exacerbation
Smoking Stagnates as Vaping Skyrockets Among High Schoolers
How to Get Kids to Eat Their Veggies: A Randomized Trial
Did your baby start walking early? She's a genius!
Why Some Young People Die Unexpectedly
Late-term Birth = Baby Genius?
How to Treat Patients With Hypertensive Urgency
Migraine: New Cardiovascular Risk Factor?
We still have no idea when to start dialysis for acute kidney injury
How Hope May Harm Dying Patients
Giving workers access to price-transparency tools INCREASED healthcare spending
Pesticide exposure linked to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Aresenic in the baby food - time to panic?
Pembrolizumab: New Weapon in the Fight Against Melanoma?
Peanuts, Peanut Avoidance, Peanut hiatus, and Allergy
IUDs for Teenage Girls: Risks and Benefits
Pregnant women: Don't stop eating fish!
Former pot smokers: does past exposure affect your brain today?
How dogs can reduce the risk of childhood asthma
Gender might trump sex when it comes to cardiovascular disease.
Why elephants don't get cancer: the secret in their genome
Antidepressants probably don't cause autism.
Pre-crime alert! Does your Heart Rate at Age 18 Predict Future Violence?
Pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV: Panacea or Pandora's Box?
The Definitive, Data-Driven Guide to Flibanserin (Addyi) for Female Sexual Dysfunction
The "Obesity Paradox" is an Abuse of Both Terms