American College of Physicians

Experts say an evaluation for sleep apnea can save lives. (Credit: CBS 2)

Experts: Screening For Sleep Apnea Could Save Lives

You might suffer from sleep apnea, and a physicians’ group has advised doctors to check for the condition in a procedure that could save lives.

08/04/2014

A medical group has issued new guidance regarding pelvic exams for women. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: Medical Group Issues New Guidance On Pelvic Exams

A medical group has made a controversial recommendation regarding women’s health, claiming that the long-held practice of the annual pelvic exam may do more harm than good.

06/30/2014

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Team-Based Medical Care Gaining Steam, Backed By Physicians Groups

A team might include a nurse practitioner, a physician assistant, a medical assistant, a care coordinator, a nurse and an office manager. Even a dietician or clinical pharmacist may be part of the team.

04/18/2014

The Google search page appears on a computer screen. (credit: Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Your Doctor Might Be Googling You

It’s a growing new trend: Doctors are turning the tables on patients and checking them out online before they come in for an appointment.

02/11/2014