Category Archives: News

Stay Prepared With Guards for Men

— Male incontinence isn’t rare, and the need for reliable incontinence aids is growing all of the time. Are you in need of incontinence care? Become acquainted with slim guards for men – affordable and shipped to your home, making incontinence nothing more than a minor inconvenience. More Than Post-Void Drips? Most men deal with… Read More »

Hospital-backed housing brings positive social return on investment: Health Affairs

Dive Brief: A hospital-sponsored affordable housing program targeting social determinants of health in Baltimore is having a positive social impact on the community, according to a study published Monday in Health Affairs. Rather than quantifying traditional return on investment, Health Affairs researchers used a social-return-on-investment (SROI) analysis to evaluate broader social, environmental and economic benefits… Read More »

How to help your child succeed at applying to medical school

An excerpt from Raising Doctors: The Med School Admissions Success Guide for Parents of Future Physicians. Let’s look at how you as a parent can help your child succeed at applying to medical school. Legitimacy and verifiability matter Applying to medical school, I learned what types of activities, accomplishments, and qualifications were valued and what… Read More »

Breastfeeding Difficulties May Affect Bonding: How Can We Help New Moms?

Although new mothers describe breastfeeding as a meaningful and fulfilling aspect of caring for their infants, breastfeeding is also a common source of stress and anxiety. A recent study suggests that difficulties with breastfeeding may also impact mothers’ bonding with their infants.   In this study, researchers followed 121 mothers with newborn infants (age = 23-45… Read More »