Interactive Computer Program Helps Boost Depression Treatment

Patients who use an interactive computer program about depression before a doctor visit are significantly more likely to ask for information about the condition and receive treatment, according to a new study by the University of California-Davis, Medical News Today reports.

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Measles: A Rash of Misinformation

the recent release of a provocative children’s book entitled Melanie’s Marvelous Measles, a debate has ensued regarding the effectiveness and wisdom surrounding measles vaccinations.  When I first heard about the book, I went to Amazon to order a copy for myself.  The amount of negative reviews was staggering.  People were claiming that the information was “dangerous”, “harmful” and Continue reading