College of American Pathologists
shares the story of a Lisa Aaronson, and role of genetic testing in her pregnancy.
Dads play a critical role in their kids' development. Happy Father's Day from pediatrician-rapper
Healthcare Not Fair
imagines a world where attorneys, insurers, CEOs, and politicians run health care. Spoiler alert: It's not pretty.
Props to medical students at the West Virginia School of Medicine for their slick dance moves. It all to
raise money for multiple sclerosis
Waqas Khan is the brainchild behind
Healthcare Not Fair
. Click his video above to see why we are driving doctors to suicide then
join the lively discussion on Facebook
Nurses are the backbone of our health system.
pays tribute to how awesome they are.
nails it again. See what Doc Vader thinks about patient satisfaction.
Zubin Damania, also known as
, has a message to parents who are skeptical about vaccines. Even if you don't agree, it's a video you should watch.
Advice to doctors: Beware of what you say during a procedure! Before, we had a patient secretly record an anesthesiologist during a colonoscopy. Now, a patient hid a microphone in her hair, and secretly recorded the medical staff during hernia surgery. It's now national news.
It takes a big person to admit when you're wrong. And on April 1st,
admitted he was wrong about vaccines in a big way.
Good luck medical students this
! In the meantime, watch this wonderful parody from the
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 2016: Matchmaker Matchmaker.
(There's serious talent here: They also created the viral Frozen parody,
I Don't Know
has done it again. I Can't Feel My Face is a musical parody that teaches us the warning signs of stroke. Watch it, so you don't forget it.
In honor of Black History Month, the folks at Diverse Medicine created a new documentary series, Black Men in White Coats. In this installment, we meet Dr. Brian Williams, a trauma surgeon at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
latest parody: In Da Lab. Show some love to your lab techs! Where would clinicians be without them?
True confessions of an emergency physician. In this case, the UK's Michael Mosley, host of BBC's
Trust Me, I'm a Doctor
. Part of the Guardian's video series,
Confessions from A&E
In honor of Black History Month, the folks at Diverse Medicine created a new documentary series, Black Men in White Coats. In this installment, we meet Dr. Curtiss Moore, a cardiology fellow at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
Thank you for another great year! I sincerely appreciate your continuing readership.
Here are the 10 most-read posts of 2015. Enjoy.
Watch 2 magicians destroy the anti-vaccine movement in 90 seconds.
Measles in Disneyland should be a wake-up call for the anti-vaccine movement. Will it? Magicians Penn and Teller do their part and show us why anti-vaccination is nonsense. (Warning: explicit language.)
An R&B anthem on hospital readmissions. It captures what’s wrong so perfectly.
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An infectious classic for the holiday season! Yuletide greetings from
and his adorable kids.
Dr. Robert Hamilton of
Pacific Ocean Pediatrics
shows you how to calm a crying baby. This video has garnered millions of views in days. See why.
Feel free to share what would make your day, "a good call day."