Will the doctor see you now? Healthcare systems changing the landscape

Will the doctor see you now?  Healthcare systems changing the landscape

From Julie ApplebyANDMichael Andrews Lucia Agajanian, a 25-year-old freelance film producer in Chicago, doesn’t have a specific primary care doctor, preferring the convenience of visiting a local clinic for flu shots or going online for video visits. You say what you need and there’s a 15-minute wait time, she said, explaining how her appointments usually … Read more

Doctor, but keep the marijuana: new CBD source found in Brazil

Brazilian molecular biologist Rodrigo Moura Neto inspects a CBD-containing plant, which can be used to treat epilepsy and chronic pain, in his laboratory at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in June 2023 (CARL DE SOUZA)

Brazilian molecular biologist Rodrigo Moura Neto inspects a CBD-containing plant, which can be used to treat epilepsy and chronic pain, in his laboratory at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in June 2023 (CARL DE SOUZA) In a hidden laboratory on a sprawling university campus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian molecular biologist Rodrigo Moura … Read more

Doctor reveals natural compound that helps tame chronic pain

Doctor reveals natural compound that helps tame chronic pain

When chronic pain flares up, it can be hard to focus on anything else until you find relief. Over-the-counter and prescription pain relievers may seem like an easy fix. But the side effects of both are well known and can be devastating. Fortunately, recent research has located a compound known as palmitoylethanolamide (PEA for short) … Read more

What a doctor who wrote a book on the Mediterranean diet eats for breakfast

Dr Simon Poole;  oatmeal with yogurt and rhubarb.

Dr Simon Poole; oatmeal with yogurt and rhubarb.Simon Poole/Getty The Mediterranean Diet is often lauded as the healthiest way to eat. A diet expert shared three breakfast ideas with Insider. Try sourdough toast topped with Spanish-style tomatoes or oatmeal with nutmeg and yogurt. To start the day with a Mediterranean-style meal, try yogurt, oats or … Read more

“I am a doctor and these are the daily vitamins I recommend for women”

Dr. Michelle Thompson

There are many factors involved in eating a healthy and complete diet, including vitamin intake. Our bodies rely on an array of vitamins and nutrients for everything from boosting the immune system to bone health. But it’s hard to know which ones you need. In fact, many patients ask me, “What vitamins should women take … Read more

DEA relaxed online prescribing rules during covid. Now he wants to keep them in check.

Kaiser health news

Federal regulators want most patients to see a healthcare provider in person before receiving prescriptions for potentially addictive drugs through telehealth, which hasn’t been required in more than three years. During the covid-19 public health emergency, the Drug Enforcement Administration has allowed doctors and other healthcare professionals to prescribe controlled medications during telehealth appointments without … Read more