A Bit More Healthy Archive May 2011

Doctors Debate Social Media Ethics

Doctors Debate Social Media Ethics

It all began as a tweet about a patient's lengthy priapism.

SOCIAL MEDIA A physician expressed compassion and feelings of awkwardness addressing a patient enduring 36 hours of agony. Within hours, the Internet had mobilized 'prosecution' and 'defense' teams for the anonymous tweeter.

Best Prices for Anatomy Posters

Best Prices for Anatomy Posters

What do you do when you already have the lowest prices on the Internet?

SHOPPING Offer an even better deal to physicians, clinicians, students, and pharmaceutical companies. This is your time to stock up. If you don't work in the medical profession, tell your doctor. Shout the news on every blog or social media outlet, that ClinicalPosters.com is having a sale.

Vegetarian Confessions

Vegetarian Confessions

Do you believe that vegetarians are healthier than omnivores?

By Kevin RR Williams

NUTRITION Have you ever heard of an unhealthy vegetarian? Initially, I avoided all meat products. Though not fond of fish, in my third year I began eating salmon twice a month to supplement the need for protein and omega-3. By the seventh year, my metabolism had slowed and I was 70 pounds heavier.

Challenging Healthy Living

Challenging Healthy Living

Have you heard? Absolutely everything can kill you.

NUTRITION That's right, the car you drive, fumes from the carpet, household cleansers, public soap dispensers, even catheters used to deliver medicine in hospitals are are in collusion to snuff out your precious life.