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Lessons From Year One As A Boston Doctor

I just finished my first year as a doctor in Boston, one filled with some of the most difficult and profound moments I’ve experienced since […]

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Baby Boomers Should Be Screened For Hepatitis C

Last month, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released a new recommendation urging baby boomers, people born between 1945 and 1965, to be screened at […]

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Doctor Appointments to Schedule Before Ages 30, 40, and 50

Doctor appointment photo via Shutterstock Preventing chronic conditions is the best way to preserve health. But as medical research continually produces new recommendations for how […]

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Working Boston's Flu Epidemic

Hospital photo via Shutterstock Entering the hospital a few days ago, I could see the stress etched into my colleagues’ faces as I prepared to […]

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A Day in the Life of a Boston Doctor

Hospital interior photo via Shutterstock 5:45-6:15 a.m.: It’s still pitch dark outside when I awake. On my walk to the hospital, light begins bleeding through the […]

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How One Boston Doctor Really Feels About Obamacare

Doctor photo via Shutterstock On June 28th, the eve of my first primary care clinic, a large controversy had been clarified. The Supreme Court of the […]