What you need to know about the Mayo Clinic, family medicine and medicine as a profession

By Dr. Lisa KannouraMayo ClinicFamily MedicineAssociate Clinical Professor of MedicineClinical and Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic of IllinoisFamily Medicine Associates, a registered nurse-practitioner program, offers students a wide range of career opportunities.In the United States, there are about 16,000 registered nurse practitioners.According to the National Council of Family Medicine, there were just under […]

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‘Food poisoning’ is a disease that can occur with a food, according to food poisoning doctors

The term “food poisoning” is frequently used to describe a condition that occurs when a food has caused an adverse reaction in a person’s body.In fact, “food poisonings” have been used for decades to describe many medical conditions.But as food poisoning becomes more common, many doctors are wondering whether they should be using the term.“Food […]

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