Should she or shouldn't she?

by Medicine Men -- Too much science, especially too much "by the numbers" science, may ironically make for bad medicine. Good medicine is both science and art. Latest example: Last month, researchers more…

Cooking up defenses against germ warfare

by Medicine Men -- Those who believe that human wisdom can bring about human salvation would do well to ponder one aspect of the relationship between human beings and the bacteria and more…

Medicine, crime and canines

by Medicine Men -- For Samantha, Danielle, Elizabeth, JonBenet, Cassandra and ... Their names whirl and twirl by our eyes daily like kids on a carousel. The heartache is they are all more…

Lies, pathologic lies and the Palestinians

by Medicine Men -- Lying is, to borrow a legal definition, the "deliberate misrepresentation of fact." Lying, as practiced by the Yasser Mob Squad, can be a very rational activity when placed more…

Medicare drug follies

by Medicine Men -- Our seniors should have the life-saving medicines they need without going broke or giving up life's other necessities in the process. However, we need to inject or infuse more…

Anti-profiling: Medically false belief system

by Medicine Men -- Let's use our God-given senses and nerve(s) to "profile." If radical Islamic fundamentalists kill in the name of God, don't we have the fundamental right to protect ourselves more…

Urgent: Don't procrastinate! Vaccinate!

by Medicine Men -- Let's celebrate this July 4th with a resounding firecracker for freedom from smallpox terrorism – in the form of allowing smallpox vaccinations for those that want them. As more…

Spraying away death

by Medicine Men -- According to Richard Tren, chairman of Africa Fighting Malaria, "The use of small amounts of DDT means the difference between life and death for thousands of people in more…

Sex and the system

by Medicine Men -- Yes, Scarlett, men are different from women even when it comes to taking care of themselves and seeking health care. And we should give a damn! Ignoring the more…

The FDA, drug companies and life-saving drugs

by Medicine Men -- The Food and Drug Administration, one of those gray little government agencies that holds enormous power over our lives, is in the news again. The Public Health Security more…