Clean Your Medicine Cabinet For National Prescription Medicine

30. April National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Not sure what to do with all the drugs cluttering your medicine cabinet? Old pain relievers. Expired antibiotics. prescription stacks or over-the-counter medications you never finished for some reason. Especially if you have children or teenagers at home, you know you need to keep them out of …

Fishing, Strip Clubs, and Golf: Male-Focused Networking in Medicine

By Jennifer R. Grandis, University of California, San Francisco Women enter academic medicine almost the same rate as men for decadeshowever very few women reach the highest levels of leadership. For example, as of April 2022, only seven of the 71 US cancer centers identified by the National Cancer Institute are run by women. women …

Despite Disastrous Effects, Covid-19 Offers Some Gifts to Medicine

With Dario Gersi, University of Nebraska Omaha For all the misery the pandemic has created, it has also opened up a vast repository of information on medical issues beyond COVID-19. Although it is too early to draw conclusions, evidence emerges Examining the links between autoimmune disorders and the virus that causes COVID-19. Aspect bioinformatics researcher …

Transgender Medicine – What Care Looks Like, Who’s Looking For It, and What

By Daniel Merino, Talk Transgender people remain the focus of political culture wars in the US By spring 2021, legislators in many states will limit or ban transgender youth from accessing gender-affirming care. Proposed laws – and passed in some cases – written to have a direct impact on transgender people’s access to physical and …