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Authentic Doctors V/S Quacks: Do You Really Know the Difference?

Every year thousands of people all over the world die due to wrong medical consultancy, erroneous treatment and taking wrongly prescribed medications. The main culprits behind such incidents are unqualified medical practitioners, also known as quacks. They are expert manipulators armed with fake degrees and medical certificates. Doctors, as we all know, are a respected… Read More »

NFL’s Trent Williams Reveals Cancer Was Misdiagnosed by Team Doctors

A couple of days after ending his five-month holdout with the Washington Redskins, star left tackle Trent Williams revealed his diagnosis with a rare form of cancer. (A holdout is when a player doesn’t attend mandatory offseason workouts.) He also blamed team doctors for failing for six years to take a growth on his head… Read More »

Teaching Doctors How to Say ‘I’m Sorry’

Seven years ago, on a hill overlooking Portland, I taught 15 medical students how to say “I’m sorry.” It wasn’t part of their curriculum or why I was invited to speak. But life is about seizing opportunities—in this case, to transform the grief of losing a child into a teachable moment. Not by lecturing or even… Read More »

Mother of baby boy born with a tiny head reveals doctors thought her labour was to blame

Mother of baby boy whose head is smaller because of the same rare condition that can be caused by the Zika virus reveals the incredible bond between him and his sister ‘who sees past the imperfections’ Grayson Taylor has microcephaly, where the head and brain are smaller Doctors thought labour complications had caused temporary problems … Read More »