Doctors and Mental Illness

Doctors and Mental Illness A recent anonymous post on Medscape reminds us that doctors also have mental illness.  Admitting to mental illness for doctors can be excruciatingly humiliating and ego-dystonic.  Doctors are at the top of the pack in terms of knowledge and...

Depression or Trauma

A recent study found that major depression leaves a metabolic signature, meaning that depression changes DNA.  The study also revealed that the DNA samples taken from women with histories of stress-related depression – often related to forms of childhood...

LGBT Healthcare Bill of Rights

LGBT Healthcare Bill of Rights RIGHT TO BE TREATED WITH EQUALITY AND RESPECT You deserve to be treated with respect and made to feel welcome no matter who you are. You have a right to not be denied service or given inferior service. RIGHT TO AFFIRMATION OF YOUR TRUE...