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The Real Cost Of Prescription Drugs

Adverse drug events (ADEs) are injuries resulting from drug-related medical interventions. ADEs can occur inpatient, outpatient (i.e., hospital stays), or in long-term settings like nursing homes. Adverse drug events are costing the U.S. billions in prolonged hospital stays, avoidable ER and physician office visits, and more.


If I said your chronic pain — and even depression from that pain — might dissipate if you focused on helping someone else relieve their chronic pain, would you volunteer to help?

Eating Seasonal

6 tips for eating healthy in WI winters. Research shows that many adults gain a pound or two during the winter - and the extra weight tends to stick around all year.

Questions To Ask Before Surgery

Chances are at least one of your employees will have surgery this year. Sometimes this will be emergency surgery, and we won’t be able to make a plan. But when we have a chance to plan, elective surgery certainly shouldn’t be rushed in to. As patients we all need to be more thoughtful about how we approach the operating table. We need to think carefully about the benefits but also the real risks.

How To Build A Relationship With Your Doctor

As a patient, you’re entrusting your life and well-being to me. If you don’t know how to ask for a better relationship, just say “I need you to understand me better.”

How To Find/Pick A Doctor

Reframe your quest for a doctor as if you’re looking for a meaningful, long-lasting friendship. Create a wish list of personal qualities, along with key questions — and rank the importance of each question and human quality.