Sunday, January 19, 2020

Susan Kweskin

Susan Kweskin has been a medical writer and editor for decades. Most recently, she served as Editorial Director of a number of print publications and websites, including Psychiatric Times, Drug Topics,,,, and




Gaming Disorder? The World Health Organization defines it as pattern of digital or video-gaming marked by impaired control over gaming, increasing priority given to...
Deaths from alcoholic cirrhosis have skyrocketed in the US, according to a study published in the British Medical Journal -- particularly among white, native, and Hispanic...
Patient-centered care: it may sound self-evident, but according to a blog “Important Advances in Nursing Science” posted on, patient-centric care is the...
The current makeup of the nurse practitioner workforce does not reflect the growing diversity of the US population. And such diversity could...
Two weeks ago, you saw a new patient who told you he wanted you to write him a prescription for an opioid...
Of all the patients you’ve seen in the past few weeks, are there one or two who stand out in a very...

Recent posts

4 Talking Points to Share with Patients Using Wearable, Health Tech

As wearable health tech explodes in the market, questions remain about its accuracy and safety. Here's what to tell patients.

Critical Care Resuscitation Center Boosts Survival Rate Over ICUs

A specialized intensive-care center helps critical patients receive life-saving treatment faster.

Support of Vaccines Has Fallen 10 Points Since 2001: 4 Strategies for HCPs to Flip This Trend

After 2019's measles outbreak, the news about the American public's perception of vaccines is hardly surprising.

New Research Reveals Another Reason to Keep Burnout at Bay — Your Heart Health

If it wasn't enough that burnout can ruin your career and personal life, new research shows it condition can also harm your physical health.

See the Emotional Image Challenging Perceptions of Patient ‘Noncompliance’

It may even convince you to stop using the word "noncompliance" altogether.


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