If you work as a pharmacist, OB/GYN, or medical-surgical nurse, there’s a chance you’ll be involved in abortion or contraceptive care. And you need to deal with that. If you don’t want to deal with it, pick another medical specialty.
Somewhere in my brain is the conclusive idea that any illness, whatsoever, perhaps even cancer, can be washed away by simply drinking enough water.
Doctors (along with the rest of us) sometimes seem to forget that the Internet is a real place with real consequences. The things you say and do there matter, and putting something up on a public Facebook post is like standing on a street corner and yelling.
mental illness
Meds don’t change you. They let you become who you’re meant to be.
Under my mom's rules, headaches are cured with rest, pimples with toothpaste, cramps with cranberries and sore muscles with Epsom salt. When it comes to this cold, I am pretty much useless.

Mar 9, 2012 at 4:00pm | 80 comments

Sorry, anti-choicers, but you’re gonna have to pony up for EC for those that want and need it.
Women are dying of strokes, myocardial infarction, and other serious medical conditions all because they show up to the doctor's “looking healthy” and wearing nice clothes.
Wow, I've typed the word "vagina" so many times that it's starting to look a little weird. Vagina vagina vagina.

Apr 16, 2014 at 5:00pm | 18 comments