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MKirschMD

California
is my passion.  Each week, I write about the joys and challenges of medical practice.  I enjoy controversy and have taken heat for many of my provocative posts.  I write about the doctor-patient relationship, health care reform, medical ethics, tort reform and medical... Full Bio
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Measles Vaccine - A Right to Refuse Treatment

It’s been amusing to watch Rand Paul, a doctor, trying to ‘clarify’ comments he made suggesting that vaccines for kids should be a matter of...

Is Your Doctor 'Aware'?

Every doctor understands what the phrase, doctor aware’, means.  This is the phrase that hospital nurses record in their nurses notes when they...

FDA and Herbal Medicine - Caveat Emptor!

Many of my patients are taking herbal supplements, or so they think.  This herbal and health supplements industry likely is envied by...

Medicine is an Art and Science

Medicine is an art, not a science.  We’ve all heard that maxim before, but what does it actually mean for living, breathing patients?...

Money Back Guarantee on Medical Care?

How many times each week do we hear the phrase, 'if you're not completely satisfied, we'll refund the purchase price - no questions asked."...

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