Did You Know? - Health Insurance Fact: Evidence-based medical care indicates that when a patient has a heart attack, the likelihood of that person's dying from a second heart attack can be reduced by over 40 percent through the use of beta blockers. Over 40 percent of patients do not receive this treatment -- the noncompliance rate puts 450,000 Americans at substantially higher risk every day .
Doctor's Realm Quote of the day: Diseases crucify the soul of man, attenuate our bodies, dry them, wither them, rivel them up like old apples, make them as so many Anatomies. -- Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy