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Although laughter may be the best medicine, what saves medicine? When a patient is counting on their healthcare system to help them, what has and will continue to help medicine do its job well?
In Surviving After Cancer: Living the New Normal, Anne Katz provides ample evidence that cancer changes everything.
The Hippocratic oath, “I will enter only for the good of my patients”, challenges doctors to resist market pressures and social expectations.
Everything Is Obvious is sectioned into two parts, the first, Common Sense, deals with the recognition that commonsense is anything but, and explores various types of errors in commonsense
Popular psychology books seem to always sell big. In many large bookstores they have their own section labeled self-help or psychology.
In a crime investigation, a police detective usually asks, “Who had the means, motive, and the opportunity to commit this crime?” In the book Profiling: The Psychology of Catching Killers,
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA) passed in the Congress this past March.
Esther Gokhale runs a wellness center in Palo Alto, California, where she has been teaching her method for over fifteen years.
Norman Doidge’s book, The Brain That Changes Itself, helps to usher in a new branch of brain science called neuroplasticity.
When author B. Lynn Goodwin became the primary caregiver of her elderly mother, she turned to writing as a form of therapy. In her book, You Want Me To Do What?
In The Pox and the Covenant, Tony Williams challenges readers to reevaluate everything they thought they knew about colonial America, the Puritans, and science.
This begins as an excellent biography of a woman who might have remained unknown but for a miracle of medicine.