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International Men’s Health Week 2019: Why Men Die Earlier than Women Do

Why men die first (Photo Credits: Noun Project, Kate Maldjian, Gan Khoon Lay) It’s International Men’s Health Week 2019, the seven-day-long observance to focus attention on men’s wellness. From June 10 to 16, the Men’s Health Forum observes the week, focusing on a variety of issues. This year, the theme is “Men’s health by numbers.”… Read More »

The Business of Health Care Depends on Exploiting Doctors and Nurses – The New York Times

You are at your daughter’s recital and you get a call that your elderly patient’s son needs to talk to you urgently. A colleague has a family emergency and the hospital needs you to work a double shift. Your patient’s M.R.I. isn’t covered and the only option is for you to call the insurance company… Read More »