Tag Archives: medicine

A New Kind of Space Camp Teaches the Art of Martian Medicine – WIRED

Ben Easter was delighted with the way his students were performing. He was especially delighted that a husband had just voted to kill his wife. The couple were both enrolled in the Martian Medical Analogue and Research Simulation, a continuing-education course for medical professionals who wanted to learn about health care in space by pretending… Read More »

Emergency medicine compensation grew by over 40%, according to MGMA research

Primary care physician compensation increased by 3.4 percent from 2017 to 2018, according to the Medical Group Management Association’s annual Provider Compensation and Production Report. Specialty physicians realized a 4.4 increase and advanced practice providers saw a 2.9 percent increase. Over the last five years, total compensation among all providers has increased at a rate… Read More »

America too dependent on China for its medicine, experts warn – Fox News

Experts are warning America has become too dependent on China for its medicine — everything from painkillers, to antibiotics, and even aspirin can all be sourced back to a country the Department of Defense considers an adversary. The Food and Drug Administration estimates that at least 80 percent of the active ingredients found in all of… Read More »