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Paleo Diet: Should It Stay in the Stone Age?

Paleo Diet: Should It Stay in the Stone Age?

"Our ancestors didn't eat like this, so we shouldn't." The paleo diet may sound imminently sensible but as it turns out, the facts on which this idea is based are rubbish.

"Dr. Google" and the Clinician: How the Internet Can Benefit the Patient-Practitioner Relationship

"Dr. Google" and the Clinician: How the Internet Can Benefit the Patient-Practitioner Relationship

The Internet as a patient medical resource doesn't have to be a source of scourge for health professionals - indeed, it can even help clinicians improve their relationships with patients and open dialogue and communication.

Risks and Recommendations: The Use of NSAIDs in Patients With Cardiovascular Disease

Risks and Recommendations: The Use of NSAIDs in Patients With Cardiovascular Disease

Because individuals with existing cardiovascular disease (CVD) may be at particular risk for cardiovascular events if they use nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), a recent article reviews the safety of NSAIDs in general, and particularly in this population.