The most popular medical and health blog posts of 2009

Thank you all for making 2009 the most successful year ever on, with over 1.3 million visits, and 2.2 million pageviews.

Here are the most popular blog posts of 2009. Enjoy, and I wish everyone a Happy New Year.

Regular blogging will resume on January 4th, 2010.

1. How did Michael Jackson die, and the medicine behind sudden cardiac death

2. How long are you contagious after being infected with H1N1 influenza?

3. Two nurses face jail time for reporting a doctor to the Texas Medical Board

4. How do I prevent and treat swine flu, and, is a pandemic imminent?

5. Did propofol, or Diprivan, kill Michael Jackson?

6. Why pregnant women should get the H1N1 flu vaccine

7. Vicodin and Percocet banned and taken off the market, or is a black box warning more likely?

8. How was Nadya Suleman impregnated with octuplets? Is IVF, the mother, or her doctors to blame?

9. Jett Travolta’s seizure and death, was Scientology a factor?

10. Her hands and feet amputated, a Brazilian model dies from Pseudomonas aeruginosa sepsis. What happened?

11. An analysis of Barack Obama’s health care reform speech to Congress

12. Did Demerol cause Michael Jackson’s cardiac arrest and death?

13. Can you really kill a man by gluing his anus shut?

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  • Paul Levy

    Congratulations for another great year, Kevin!

  • storytellerdoc

    Congratulations on your impressive year and your staggering numbers, Kevin! Well done. Be proud.

    I enjoy your posts immensely and wish you continued success. I just started in November but will be there someday! :)

    A Blessed and Happy Holiday to you and yours.

  • Toni Brayer, MD

    Well Done, Kevin. Medical Bloggers Rule!

  • Eric Widera

    Congrats on another successful year! Looking at the top 10 makes me think that I should write more about Michael Jackson in the future :-)

  • Robert

    Gotta love the MJ post! Probably my fav. Well done Dr. K!

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