Augusta Medical Examiner

The Internet's Most Salubrious Blog

September 6, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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The new issue drops.

ShareHere’s the whole issue! Just click the date. Sept2 16

August 19, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Fresh news!

ShareYes, here it is, the latest issue. Remember the name Ryan Heckendorn? He sent us a story of amazing weight loss exactly one year ago. In connection with our cover story (why is it so hard to lse weight – … Continue reading

August 5, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Read all about it!

ShareWhat, you ask? All kinds of good stuff that encourages good health. And none of the weird stuff. Click away!

June 30, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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Our 10th Anniversary Issue!!!

ShareIssue #1, dated July 1, 2006, was 240 issues ago. 24 issues per year x 10 equals 240. That makes this issue #241, the first issue of our second decade. Even though we use a fair amount of ink talking … Continue reading

June 17, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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HOT OFF THE DIGITAL PRESS!

ShareAs usual, more interesting and salubrious reading than it would seem possible to fit in a publication this size, thanks to our handy new state-of-the-art AS-6000 (Article Squeezer 6000). Read on and you’ll see exactly what we’re talking about.

May 20, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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What’s black, white, and read all over?

ShareAnswer: The Medical Examiner, although to be fair, it also has blue, green, yellow, red… pretty much the whole spectrum. If you don’t believe that, click over to page 16 for proof. On that same page: where Pink Floyd and … Continue reading

May 6, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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CELEBRATE NURSES!!!

ShareThat’s a big part of what we’re doing in this issue. That and excoriating those who don’t. Two doctors dish about the massive value of nurses, both to healthcare delivery in general and to enhancing the skills of individual doctors. … Continue reading

April 15, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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We do a 180°

ShareOh, there are a few jokes in their usual spot (page 13), but not the wall-to-wall jocularity of the April 1 issue. In fact, story #1 addresses the tragic and growing problem of pain pill addiction. And urologist Darren Mack … Continue reading

April 1, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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There’s something funny about this issue.

ShareAt least, that’s our hope. Of the 712 jokes* contained in this issue, there are surely a few clunkers. But hopefully there are enough decent and semi-decent jokes to give you a healthful dose of laughter, the best medicine. (NOTE: … Continue reading

March 18, 2016
by Dan Pearson
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This issue is a real yawner

ShareThe cover story is, anyway. It’s about the mystery of why we yawn. Researchers can’t quite figure it out. It’s a fascinating subject. Even so, expect to yawn as you read it. Plus a couple of dozen other intriguing topics, … Continue reading