Ebola Survivor: ‘We Can’t Afford to Wait’

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#Ebola survivor Dr. #Kent Brantly, former Medical Director of Samaritan’s Purse Ebola Care Center in Monrovia, Liberia, testifies before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education joint hearing on, "Ebola in West Africa: A Global Challenge and Public Health Threat," on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.Image: AP […]


Doctor: Asking Patients About Gun Ownership Is a Healthcare Issue

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Dr. Herbert Smitherman, Jr. talks with patient Rev. Richard Wilson, left, at the Detroit Medical Center University Health Center in Detroit, on June 2, 2008. Image: Paul Sancya/Associated Press If you’re a primary care provider and you’re doing a routine exam, it’s common to ask whether somebody in the house owns a gun — and, […]