October 6, 2012 by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
What orthopaedic surgeons want you to know Home chores never seem to get erased from the to-do-list and with several holidays around the corner this fall, many of those tasks move even higher on that list. As part...Read more
September 26, 2011 by Eric v.d. Luft, Ph.D., M.L.S.
Nineteen ninety-nine marks the 150th anniversary of the entrance of women into the modern regular medical profession On January 23, 1849, Elizabeth Blackwell (February 3, 1821 – May 31, 1910) received her M.D. from Geneva Medical College...Read more
December 24, 2011 by Library and Archives Canada
Dr. Emily Howard Stowe was a pioneering Canadian physician and suffragette She was not only the first Canadian woman to practise medicine in Canada, but she was also a lifelong champion of women's rights. Her tireless campaign...Read more
September 23, 2011 by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Almost everyone who lives a long life will develop cataracts at some point As more Americans live into their 70s and beyond, we all need to know a few cataract basics: risks and symptoms, tips that may...Read more