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US medical schools enrolled the largest and most diverse class in history in 2021

Medical school applications and enrollments skyrocketed to record highs during the 2021-22 school year across the US, especially among underrepresented minorities, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).  Applications typically rise and...

President of California medical board tweets ‘terrifying’ encounter with anti-vaccine group

The Walnut Creek Police Department, located in California’s Bay Area, is investigating a recent incident involving several members of an anti-vaccine group who “followed and confronted” the president of the California medical board Kristina...

Are Covid vaccine mandates ethical? Here’s what medical experts think

Protesters rally against vaccine mandates on November 20, 2021 in New York City. Stephanie Keith | Getty Images Ethical justification Julian Savulescu, director of Oxford University’s Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics, said the main...

Bob Brockman has ‘aggressive, progressive’ degenerative illness, medical expert testifies

HOUSTON — A neuroradiologist who testified as an expert witness for Bob Brockman’s defense team said brain scans suggest that the former Reynolds and Reynolds Co. CEO likely has an “aggressive, progressive” degenerative illness...

Bob Brockman’s dementia ‘negatively affects’ ability to aid in defense, medical expert testifies

U.S. District Judge George Hanks Jr. has heard testimony since Nov. 15 on whether Brockman can assist in his defense against 39 federal counts, including tax evasion, wire fraud, money laundering and evidence tampering....

American Medical Association warns pause causes severe harm

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the Covid-19 response and the vaccination program at the White House on August 23, 2021 in Washington, DC. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images The largest...

Kansas City Chiefs to pay medical expenses for girl hurt in Britt Reid crash

Britt Reid, linebackers coach for the Kansas City Chiefs, speaks to the media during the Kansas City Chiefs media availability prior to Super Bowl LIV at the JW Marriott Turnberry on January 29, 2020...

Biden remains fit for duty, doctor says after president’s medical exam

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal and the rule that will allow the passage of the Build Back Better Act in the State Dining Room at...

The Shrink Next Door: Will ‘manipulative’ psychiatrist Dr. Herschkopf shrink into medical oblivion?

The Shrink Next Door is a new Apple TV+ series about the true story of how New York psychiatrist Dr. Isaac ‘Ike’ Herschkopf went beyond the sacred boundaries of the doctor-patient relationship, inspired by a...