Tag Archives: Doctor

Coronavirus doctor Li Wenliang’s mother demands answers from China about his treatment by police

Coronavirus sparks same fears as SARS and MERS The Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) were two global epidemics that struck fear before the coronavirus. Here’s a look at how these two viruses affected the world. The mother of the doctor in China who was allegedly detained for warning… Read More »

Could a ‘Tickle’ a Day Keep the Doctor Away?

By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Aug. 2, 2019 (HealthDay News) — A small electric “tickle” to the ear may affect the body’s nervous system, and British researchers claim this can promote overall well-being and may potentially slow down some effects of aging. The tickle treatment is called transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation (tVNS). The procedure… Read More »

Better to Get an Online Doctor than Trust Medicine Related Sites

These days, it is easy to just search for medical information online. There are a lot of sites providing complete information about a wide variety of illnesses. The causes, symptoms and treatments are discussed on these sites. The only problem is that some people take everything seriously to a point that they end up self-diagnosing.… Read More »

Trust Me, Am I A Doctor?

The internet was not invented with humans in mind. Not from an identification perspective at least.  Instead, the trail of who did what goes cold at the IP address of the accessing device. What lies beyond is a murky puddle of semi-representative usernames at best, or a  fictional, possibly nefarious actor at worst. The Identity… Read More »