Gender Equality or Mob Mentality

Gender Equality or Mob Mentality

A pro-gender equality stance is a given for nearly the entirety of western civilization, excepting only the occasional outliers living in rural pockets of genetic stagnation. Gone are the days when it was considered that the genital configuration of a person was a viable means to decide whether they could pursue a career as a […]

Cancer Screening at Home Making Headlines

Cancer Screening at Home Making Headlines

Cologuard, the brainchild of Exact Sciences, is a relatively new product making headlines in the wake of a report by the Associated Press’ Chief Medical Writer, Marilynn Marchione. While first cleared by the FDA in August, it appears not to have been making headlines for a time despite the potential to conduct colon cancer screening […]

Ebola and Politics Clashing

Ebola and Politics Clashing

With the current Ebola outbreaks making headlines around the world, it should not take a crystal ball to foretell the inevitable clash between how the medical community gears up to face the threat and how politics will frame the debate as candidates tough out the last leg before the midterm elections. Many politicians actually appear […]