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Jonathan Leffert, MD

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Four years after declaring obesity a disease, the national doctor's group is urging new terminology for physicians to use in exam rooms.

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Unaffiliated ERs are becoming popular due to their convenience, but are the high prices worth the level of care?

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A lot has been said about the proposed GOP healthcare bill, but, if implemented, would it be beneficial?

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Humana and Aetna's merger didn't work out — but the real story is how much Aetna was willing to pay to just back out of the agreement.

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Prescribing more medication to a patient isn't always the answer and can be dangerous, as this doctor recently learned.

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One doctor thinks the Department of Veterans Affairs made a huge mistake in giving nurse practitioners independence practice authority.

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From this doctor's point of view, EHRs make little sense when it comes to dollars and cents.

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After watching the final Presidential debate of the 2016 election, one physician wonders where do we go from here?

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This doctor has a problem with the sometimes cold efficiency of the patient-doctor experience in today's healthcare system.

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The retail pharmacy chain recently replaced an established drug with a replacement. It's a move that, in one doctor's opinion, usurps physician autonomy.

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