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Three years ago, I had the chance to interview Susan Wood, former director of the FDA Office of Women's Health, about that agency's controversial decision …

Diana Badillo was one of 82 medical students at Stanford who matched in March 2009. We produced a short video showing the lead up to …

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Having hailed from Wisconsin, I'm a pretty big football fan. (I don't exactly bleed green-and-gold, but let's just say it runs in the Cheese State-family …

I fall. And when I fall, I usually hit my head. Hard. So, as I've followed the sad news about Natasha Richardson, I've fretted and …

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Incredible medical images hidden away in the archives are starting to show up online en masse. The latest source I've come across comes courtesy of …

The Los Angeles Times has an interesting story today on how patients' faith can influence their medical decisions. We've all heard of patients who have …

Considering that my morning commute (from San Francisco to Palo Alto) took 20 minutes longer than normal today, news about a study linking traffic and …

As Amy Graff over at Mommy Files recently reported, the six largest manufacturers of baby bottles have voluntarily agreed to stop using bisphenol A, an …

There's a new book out that brings up a topic I haven't thought about lately: my first period. It's My Little Red Book, edited by …

Over at Well, blogger Tara Parker-Pope made reference to the president's recent comments about the economy's impact on all of us. During last night's speech, …

Here's an interesting use of text messaging: NHS Hounslow, a British primary care organization, is experimenting with free, self-service home Chlamydia tests that send back …

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I've been pregnant twice, and both times (thanks to a pesky autoimmune disease) meant months of extra ultrasounds and screenings and pre- and post-labor appointments …

In today's Well, Tara Parker-Pope references a handful of studies that in one way or another, come to the same conclusion: recess is good for …

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Following in the tradition of Google Blog Search (beta), Gmail (beta), and Google Scholar (beta), Medpedia is now available as a public beta. Modeled on …

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Scientists and medical researchers have reason to smile a bit wider than usual: yesterday, as part of the $787 billion economic stimulus package signed by …