Doing My Part

GEORGETOWN My ’84 Chevy pick-up truck and I had similar experiences of late. We both went to the shop for

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Multi-Cancer Early Detection

LEXINGTON This year marks the 50th anniversary of President Nixon’s “War on Cancer.” By 2030, cancer is expected to overtake

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“45 Is the New 50”

FRANKFORT The recent change in the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) guidelines to start colorectal cancer (CRC) screening at

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What the Pandemic Taught Us About the Importance of Diversity in Health Care

Editor’s Introduction: Diversity, equity and inclusion are growing initiatives within healthcare. MD-Update asked Geraldine Young, DNP, APRN, to share her

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Intersexuality and the Care of the Transgender Child

Editor’s Introduction: Culture, medical best practices, and legislation are colliding in the arena of adolescent gender-identity and sexuality. MD-Update asked

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Update: Correct Coding in Kentucky for Colorectal Cancer Screening

By federal law, colorectal cancer (CRC) screening is a zero-cost sharing service for patients as defined in The Affordable Care

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Telehealth: Modeling Healthcare’s Future

LEXINGTON I’m a squishy kind of doctor who really values my connection with patients. Our field demands it – very

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Physician Burnout: MD-Update Q & A with Dr. Shawn Jones

Maintaining physician wellness is critical to our nation for surviving the COVID-19 pandemic. Physician burnout is not new, but it’s

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Dr. Jones Speaks Again

KENTUCKY Our Commonwealth of Kentucky, as well as the rest of the nation, has under-gone an amazing amount of change

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Perspectives and Opinions: Old and New

For an infectious disease physician practicing at the onset of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Lexington, in some ways the environment

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