Search results for "Well-being"

Results 61 - 70 of about 134 for "Well-being".

Flu, fools, fanatics, and you

When the flu strain is especially severe, being the right age or having generally good health make for less reliable defense. ... That there are pernicious, false narratives about the flu vaccine should surprise no one; there are false narratives about
November 2020

Get jazzed up for Internal Medicine Meeting 2018

Internal Medicine Meeting 2018 offers a fresh perspective on creating happy and healthy internists, including a focus on physician well-being as part of the scientific program and a wellness-focused ... In addition to launching its Physician Well-being &
March 2018

The ethics of end-of-life care erupt in the ICU

But the single most important concern of many patients near the end of life is the well-being of their loved ones and most would not favor a decision-making path ... burst into tears and said “No, I guess I'm just being selfish.” Other family members
February 2008

Endo ‘08: new research ignites debate about best A1C goals

Using a 7% target) will allow us the time, energy and resources to find answers to improve blood pressure and lipid levels—as well as aspirin use—and to get the ... Treatment decisions should be guided by how important the condition is to a woman's
September 2008

Nutrients supplemental to what?

The whole idea of supplementation is meaningless without accounting for what is being supplemented. ... and those buying them in the hope that the ease of taking a pill can replace the benefits of eating well, being physically active, getting enough sleep
November 2020

Transitions don't mean a loss of continuity for ACP's mission

and other countries, as well as to talk with them about College activities. ... I wanted to ensure, as best I could, that internal medicine specialists and subspecialists and the College provided needed leadership to improve the well-being of our
April 2012

Medical professionalism faces new challenges, opportunities

As well as restating the principles of “primacy of patient welfare, patient autonomy and social justice,” it outlined a set of professional responsibilities. ... The ingoing and outgoing information physicians must process is so overwhelming that it
January 2012

Optimism, positive health and stroke risk

complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.". ... They hypothesized that optimists might be more proactive about their health in general, perhaps by adopting a healthier lifestyle that minimizes
November 2020

Physicians as caregivers balance professional, personal roles

In this case, I tried to follow ethical guidelines to the extent that I could while still being involved in what was going on with his care,” said Dr. ... Jokela. Physicians often do not follow the advice they give their own patients about taking care
November 2020

Reclaiming who we are: Internal medicine's central role

The promise of gene therapy to cure disease seems less like a dream when you hear that new organs are being grown on biological scaffolding. ... These are challenges indeed, but that is who we are—specialist physicians who take on challenges for the
May 2011

Prev   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   Next