National Academy of Medicine

Breaking a Culture of Silence: The Role of State Medical Boards

Introduction By Sandeep P. Kishore The NAM Perspectives paper “Breaking the Culture of Silence on Physician Suicide” [1] brought together f
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Health Literacy and the Arts: An Intersection Worth Exploring

  Introduction In recent years, health literacy is increasingly viewed as aligning complexities and tasks with people’s skills and abilities.
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Breaking Silence, Breaking Stigma

  Introduction By Sandeep P. Kishore The NAM Perspectives paper, “Breaking the Culture of Silence on Physician Suicide” [1], brought together four unique voices from sur
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Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease Starts in Childhood

The importance of good nutrition practices on health and well-being has been recognized for thousands of years. One familiar quote attributed to
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Stress-induced Eating Behaviors of Health Professionals: A Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Perspective

For health professionals, stress and eating often combine in unhealthy ways. The stress comes earl
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Promoting Well-being in Psychology Graduate Students at the Individual and Systems Levels

More than 70 percent of psychology doctoral students report experiencing stressors that can affect their ability
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100 Days of Rain: A Reflection on the Limits of Physician Resilience

By January 1999, it rained, they say, for over 100 days in a row; Seattle has a reputation for precipitation, which I have to believe
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Democratizing Health: The Power of Community

The phrase “democratizing health care” is gaining popularity in discussions about how technology is enabling consumers to better manage their health-related b
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The Power of Postconsumer School Food Waste Audits

I am sure many of you do not want to hear the word “audit” now that tax season is over, but the type of audit I am going to write about can be fun and
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