How Good is Screening Colonoscopy for Average-risk Adults?
Specialties
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Specialties
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How Good is Screening Colonoscopy for Average-risk Adults?

psalber - March 18, 2013

As the date of my screening colonoscopy is coming up soon, an article in the March 5, 2013 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine caught my…

eHealth
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Neil Versel & Jonathan Bush – Much Fun Talk in NOLA HIMSS’13

psalber - March 4, 2013

So our new collaboration with HIBC.tv has yielded one of the most fun interviews of the HIMSS’13 Conference so far. Neil Versel, healthcare journalist extraordinare, and Jonathan…

Social Media
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ZocDoc Publishes a New Primer on Social Media Marketing for Healthcare Providers

psalber - February 23, 2013

It is no longer a question of whether docs and other healthcare providers need to develop an online marketing strategy, rather the questions are: how soon? and…

Wellness
321 views

Medical Comedy Relief: The Gym

psalber - February 12, 2013

 Well, six weeks into the year and I’m guessing all of us have been to gym a few less times than we swore we would.  I thought…

When Gun Violence Strikes Close to Home
News
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News
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When Gun Violence Strikes Close to Home

psalber - February 3, 2013

I have written about gun violence and the need for common sense gun regulations many times over the years, most recently after the gun massacre in Newtown,…

Wellness
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Dr. Kevin Campbell Talks Energy Drink Dangers

psalber - January 25, 2013

The post TDWI’s Dr. The post TDWI’s Dr. Kevin Campbell talks energy drink dangers appeared first on The Doctor Weighs In.

Kristof Asks the Right Question:  Do We Have the Courage to Stop This?
News
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News
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Kristof Asks the Right Question: Do We Have the Courage to Stop This?

psalber - December 17, 2012

I am watching CNN reporters interview various folks about the horrific events in Newtown, Connecticut.  Everyone is tip-toeing around the gun issue.  People are saying “we need…

“Guns, Kids, and Commonsense
Policy & Law
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Policy & Law
446 views

“Guns, Kids, and Commonsense

psalber - December 15, 2012

Another gun massacre and another round of rhetoric.  Us gun control types will yammer about how guns really do kill people (this time elementary school children in…

Omada Health Takes the Diabetes Prevention Program Digital
eHealth
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eHealth
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Omada Health Takes the Diabetes Prevention Program Digital

psalber - December 11, 2012

The landmark Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) study was published in the New England Journal of Medicine on February 7, 2002, a bit more than a decade ago. …

The Verizon Foundation Gives a Gift of Technology, Tech Support, and Money to Non-Profit Health Care Organizations
Mobile Health
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Mobile Health
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The Verizon Foundation Gives a Gift of Technology, Tech Support, and Money to Non-Profit Health Care Organizations

psalber - December 5, 2012

The Verizon Foundation is more than 20 years old, but is relatively new to large scale health care philanthropy.  Today, December 4, 2012, the Foundation is announcing…