Posts tagged "doctors"

Over 1,500 Doctors Agree: Dr. Oz Needs To Go, Take His Snake Oil With Him

In a recent study of over 2,000 U.S. surgeons conducted by SERMO, a social network for doctors, 81 percent of those surveyed said they felt that television snake-oil purveyor Dr. Oz…

Robyn Pennacchia | April 28, 2015 - 3:30 pm

When Psychiatrists Distrust Their Patients, Their Patients Can Only Respond In Kind

I’ve been seeing psychiatrists — doctors whose purpose is primarily to examine and diagnose an emotional disorder or condition, then prescribe a plan of treatment, whether therapeutic or pharmaceutical –…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 22, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Woman Files Complaint After Doctor Offers “Ghetto Booty” Diagnosis

When Jackson, Tennessee, woman Terry Ragland was struck with a case of lower back pain, she went to see Dr. Timothy Sweo, who recommended X-rays. When the X-rays came back…

Julie Gerstein | July 15, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Is It Inappropriate For A Nurse To Write On Facebook About Circumcision?

Oh hai, Internet. This post is not an invitation to rage forth in the epic battle about circumcision. I am merely posing a question to you: is it kinda inappropriate…

Jessica Wakeman | February 27, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Your Daily Junk-Touching Career Opportunities

Were you looking for a new career? Perhaps one that allows you to touch random stranger’s junk? We thought so. Allow us to present you with this helpful Venn diagram…

Julie Gerstein | December 28, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Dr. Nipple Sucker, M.D.

A Finnish doctor is on trial for sexual molestation after using a highly unorthodox method to diagnose a patient. When a 20-year-old woman came into his office complaining of nipple…

Ami Angelowicz | September 8, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Poll: What Profession Does Your Dream Mate Work In?

Even though Amelia is planning on tracking down Ryan Gosling now that he and Rachel McAdams are off, she never mentions getting married to him. A survey of 5,500 people…

Catherine Strawn | December 18, 2008 - 3:45 pm

Frisky Quote Of The Day: Pete Wentz

“I’m genuinely a nervous person in general. The first time I ever went to the doctor’s office and heard the baby’s heartbeat, I felt totally content and at peace with…

Catherine Strawn | June 5, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Frisky Quote Of The Day: Christina Aguilera

“I love to play doctor. I got my husband a doctor’s outfit and bag full of sex toys. I wore the naughty nurse outfit, of course.” — Christina Aguilera [Maxim]…

Catherine Strawn | May 15, 2008 - 7:30 pm