Part One of a two-part series on quality improvements at Wisconsin hospitals.
The mandate that everyone has health insurance is the foundation of the Affordable Care Act. But a lesser-known provision of the law helps ensure that if people end up in the hospital, they'll get good care.
Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Graeme Simsion, author of “The Rosie Project."
Of all the leads in romantic comedies, the hero of Australian author Graeme Simsion’s novel "The Rosie Project" is probably among the least likely: Don Tillman is a science-minded geneticist who likely has Asperger's.
Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Kristen Kipp, employee wellness coordinator at Marquette University and a registered dietician.
If you spend any time watching the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, you’re likely to see a barrage of commercials, in which athletes sing the praises of food-related sponsors, from McDonalds and Subway to Kashi breakfast cereal.
Lake Effect's Mitch Teich interviews Dr. Ardis Hoven, the president of the American Medical Association.
Despite a federal mandate requiring most physicians to adopt electronic medical record-keeping, the president of the American Medical Association says doctors are increasingly frustrated with the technology.
Lake Effect essayist Bruce Campbell describes an interesting doctor-patient encounter.
In the years before I went to medical school, I worked as a nurse’s aide. Early one morning, one of the surgeons dropped by the Emergency Room in a particularly good mood. The ER doctor asked him why he was so happy.