Coming Out of Eclipse

As North Americans were preparing to view the total solar eclipse at nearly this time last year, I was preparing for the eclipse of my clinical career; I had made the decision to close my 20-year-old practice to move on to other pursuits in medicine. Sitting in lawn chairs in the hospital parking lot with

Birth Control Risk

There has been a lot of information in the news lately about the risks associated with birth control pills, especially regarding the formation of blood clots in the large veins of the legs.  (DVT– deep vein thrombosis). DVT can be serious, as the clots may break away and travel to the lungs or brain.  Fortunately,

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