2018 Kentucky Legislative Update

…10 percent of any amounts over $200,000. Another section of SB 20 prohibits expression of sympathy, compassion, commiseration or a “general sense of benevolence relating to the pain, suffering or…

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Child Neurologist Uses Acupuncture to Treat Migraines

Elizabeth S. Doll, MD, practices general child neurology and has carved a niche treating pain and headaches in children. LOUISVILLE When Elizabeth S. Doll, MD, was completing her residency in…

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Loneliness: It’s Even More Hazardous to Your Health Than Smoking, Drinking, or Obesity

…like an actual wound. So it’s not surprising that the same medications that help relieve physical pain also reduce emotional pain. Kind of puts a different spin on addiction to…

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Events – Jun 2018

…said he wants to see more science before he can fully endorse medical marijuana, but he is open to any potential advancement in finding cures for pain. He encouraged all…

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“CONVERGE Louisville: Aging + Innovation” Outlines Louisville’s Strengths in Aging Care

…importance of striving for patient-centric care and the need for longitudinal management models to support post-acute patients past a 30-day benefit threshold. David Rhew, MD, chief medical officer and GM…

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Women can Seek Help for Incontinence at Pelvic Floor Therapy Center at Frazier

…Women’s Services at Medical Center Jewish East. Lockwood works with the Pelvic Floor Therapy program, which treats women for incontinence, pelvic pain, and other related conditions. “What I want people,…

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Gynecologic Oncologist Promotes Broader Use of Robotic Surgery

…to the patient are smaller incisions, less pain, and faster recovery, which means a shorter hospital stay. Metzinger, who completed medical school at U of L and a fellowship at…

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Relationship Repair

“You can’t fast-forward heartbreak and you can’t rewind love — and that’s just one big bummer.”(Chelsea Handler, comedian) It’s true — sometimes pain is unavoidable. You can’t just ignore it,…

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Norton Gastroenterologist Reports Colon Cancer Rising in Younger Patients

…esophagus all the way to the colon, and I have seen revolutions in terms of endoscopy, thinking about the disease, radiology, management, and medication. It’s dramatically changed— that’s the beauty…

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