Health News of the Day

Health News of the Day is a daily summary made from the selected links I post on Twitter. It is in a bullet points format with links to the original sources which include 350 RSS feeds that produce about 2,500 items per day:

Interventional cardiologists at risk of developing cataracts: 40% of interventional cardiologists had eye damage consistent with exposure to ionizing radiation

Which Doctors Are Most Satisfied With Their Careers? WSJ

Increasing numbers of physicians are accepting locum tenens positions - with higher wages, flexibility and risk

The Landscape of Cancer Treatment - a TIME slideshow

GI doctor had dry erase boards installed in office exam rooms, used them to explain to parents with "dramatic result"

Men crying in professional sports

Google Health Information: Surprising Facts - a detailed review by a medical librarian

Abuse of stimulant drugs by college students - NYT

"Tort Reform is Essential to Healthcare Reform" - by Texas governor

Medical news tweets are not research articles - they are 140-character messages - please always go to the original source, links, etc. The inclusion of a Twitter update (tweet) is not an endorsement or agreement of any kind. Tweets and links do not represent endorsement, approval or support. Image source:, public domain.

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