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Driving with dementia—New guidance for doctors

New guidance on when people living with dementia should stop driving has been published to support doctors and other health care professionals. ‘Drivin

Study may offer doctors a more effective way to treat neuroblastoma

A very large team of researchers, mostly from multiple institutions across Germany, has found what might be a better way to treat patients with neuroblastoma, a

Most Americans lie to their doctors

(HealthDay)—As many as 4 out of 5 Americans withhold important information from their doctor that could prove crucial to their health, a new study shows. Bet

Doctors love golf: Fact or fiction?

A long-lived stereotype about doctors is that they are avid golf players. In a new study, featured in the Christmas issue of The BMJ, specialists from the Harvard Medical School ta

Are doctors and teachers confusing immaturity and attention deficit?

The youngest children in a given class at school are more likely to be diagnosed with an attention deficit disorder than those older than them, according to

Why patients lie to their doctors

When your doctor asks how often you exercise, do you give her an honest answer? How about when she asks what you’ve been eating lately? If you’ve eve