Peace of Mind

BOWLING GREEN Sometimes, medical diagnosis is straightforward. An x-ray might clearly show a broken bone, an MRI will reveal soft

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Going to Great Pains

LEXINGTON There’s a reason pain is a four-letter word. No one likes it and it sometimes makes us say, well,

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Significant Amendments to Kentucky’s Health Insurance Utilization Review Laws

During the 2019 Regular Session, the Kentucky General Assembly passed Senate Bill (SB) 54, which goes into effect January 1,

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Vaping and E-Cigarettes Add to Lung Disease

FRANKFORT You’ve seen them in stores and on billboards on the side of the road, and heard about them on

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Events – Nov 2019

Lexington Medical Society’s Annual Past Presidents Dinner LEXINGTON The annual Past-Presidents of the Lexington Medical Society dinner was October 8,

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The Scarlet Letter of Addiction

LEXINGTON Kentucky’s opioid-related deaths have been increasing steadily, with few signs of slowing. Though largely ignored before the last decade,

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Lexington Medical Society Foundation Golf Tournament Raises Funds for Area Charities

RICHMOND The 30th annual Lexington Medical Society Foundation Golf Tournament was August 21, 2019 at the Boones Trace Golf Club

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Kentucky Tort Reform Update: The Certificate of Merit Act

Tort reform has been a hot-button issue in Kentucky for many years. The phrase “tort reform” refers generally to changes

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Dr. Jones Speaks: “Going on Offense Against Cancer”

“We spend a lot of money on healthcare and health insurance. The problem is, we’re not spending enough on prevention.”—

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KMA 2019 Annual Meeting: “Moving Medicine, Together for Tomorrow”

LOUISVILLE The Kentucky Medical Association’s Annual Meeting, held September 20–22, 2019 at the Marriott East, was a bountiful presentation of

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