“I keep thinking, ‘Now there is one less ICU doctor to care for pandemic patients in Baltimore,’” Dr. Joseph Costa’s husband said of his death.
Maitiu O Tuathail, an Irish doctor, confronted a common complaint from people who don't want to wear masks: the false belief that masks block oxygen.
Though lauded for his heroism when working as an A&E doctor, U.K.-based Dr. Emeka Okorocha, a Black man, says that when he’s on the street in plain clothes, he’s often racially profiled.
Members of a family that filmed a heated encounter with a cardiologist during a visit to his office are now accusing the doctor of racist behavior.
Physician Fatima Cody Stanford was helping a sick passenger aboard a Delta flight when she says she was racially profiled by flight attendants who didn't believe she was a doctor.
After complaining of a lump on her eyelid, a 42-year-old British woman discovered she had a contact lens stuck in her eye... for 28 years.
"I am watching a TV show and notice this woman has a left thyroid mass. She needs a sonogram and fine needle biopsy. I wonder if she knows..."
When Diana Zepeda started noticing her stomach issues, she chalked it up to a bad diet and stress. The 34-year-old from Washington, D.C, worked long hours and often ate from food trucks and delivery service. After experiencing what seemed like random bouts of diarrhea for two years ago, Zepeda knew her eating habits had to change.
When 18-year-old Abbie Kilbride got her braces removed, she figured she’d make the most of her newly-revealed teeth by getting them whitened. But after a session with a woman recommended to her by friends, it all started to go horribly horribly wrong.
If you want to get with the Dr. Apa program you need to first throw out the term ‘cosmetic dentistry.’ “Everybody says cosmetic dentistry, it makes me feel like it’s cheapened. Aesthetic dentistry is looking at the patient, figuring out what’s been going on over time and trying to give them the best possible smile in one shot,” he explains.