In one study, reading a fictional news story about "obesity genes" led participants to eat more cookies in a subsequent task.
July 7, 2014 Last year the American Medical Association voted to recognize obesity as a disease. But what's in a name? Commentator Tania Lombrozo reviews new evidence that suggests it matters.
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September 6, 2013 Federal lawmakers have been unable to solve a widely acknowledged problem with the formula used to set the pay for doctors who treat Medicare patients. Now, after a series of temporary patches, a bipartisan solution may be at hand.
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July 6, 2011 A survey of doctors and medical students finds the majority believe it's wrong to visit the profiles of patients or to interact with them on social networks for either social or professional reasons.
July 14, 2008 African Americans within the medical community were often denied hospital privileges, or access to ...
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