An examination of medical ethics and the practioners who define them.
Do people have an ethical right to have cosmetic surgery?
Government insurance is provided to people for medically necessary care. But, when care is not necessary should it still be provided as a benefit?
Refugee Mental Health
Refugees are at high risk for all the stress of changing cultures while being without their usual supports. A bit of prevention may ease their integration into American society.
We need more training slots for medical residents
But, in creating new slots we need to grow health care delivery in places where the need is greatest and the trainees will have the greatest impact on improving the community’s health.
The double standard of medical marijuana cards
Federal laws are putting many of our young adults in a bind and creating new disparities in health care.
Live-Streaming Primary Care
Do the advantages of telemedicine suggest it is an innovation that should last past COVID?
Estimating the chance of disease
It turns out that clinicians are not very good at estimating the probability of illness which leads to unnecessary care.
Concise and important. Leaves me wanting more
Seriously, I cannot stress enough how great this podcast is
Short, easy to understand messages. Important and relatable topics.