Ophthalmology

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

New rules for contact lens wear

During the past couple of months, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has collaborated with the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Contact Lens Association of...

Optometry

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Develop your own primary care report card

As optometrists continue to evolve as essential primary health care providers in their expanded role in health care reform, a number of us are striving to...

Endocrinology

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Personal memories of diabetes fuel a professional outlook

The February issue of Endocrine Today highlighting the history of diabetes and its management really caught my...

Dermatology

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Rejuvenation of the Aging Neck

The long, slender neck is a symbol of youth, beauty and elegance. When the aging process hits the neck and lower face, it creeps silently upon us, until suddenly, one...

Infectious Disease

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Protect your patients traveling to polio-infected countries

In 1988, when the global polio eradication effort began, there were an estimated 350,000 paralytic cases, about 1,000 cases per day on ...

Hematology Oncology

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Bringing colorectal cancer into the spotlight

Still in the shadow of public and medical attention, yet quite infamous, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the...

Psychiatry

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

What happens to autistic children when they get older?

The increased prevalence of autism, now estimated between 1 and 88 children and 1 and 50 males will present a sizeable challenge to the...