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November 28, 2019

When my 15 year old son, Gary, was screaming in pain from complications from Crohn’s Disease in the ER, a young doctor injected him with something that instantly calmed my...

January 10, 2019

People ask me what I would do to help stop Hospital acquired infections. It’s been 10 years today since my father died of HAI. Right after he was infected with MRSA, I sta...

The Bleeding Edge, a Netflix Original documentary due to be released on July 27th, highlights four medical devices: Essure, metal-on-metal hip implants, pelvic mesh, and t...

July 23, 2018

Dangers of surgical implants

May 11, 2018

The most gratifying and inspiring part of my Patient Safety work is when I can help someone who has been harmed by their healthcare. Although I am a retired RN, I certainl...

Informed consent is the process in which a patient is given information to make an informed decision about whether he or she will pursue a particular treatment or procedur...

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