28 April 2022 Blog Post: Dissecting Headlines

Percentages make great headlines, like this one from Fox News Los Angeles, blaring “COVID cases in LA spiked 62% in the last week” (link: https://www.foxla.com/news/covid-cases-in-la-county-spiked-62-in-the-last-week), but readers should demand additional information. As Hans Rosling points out…

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26 April 2022 Blog Post: On Paxlovid

During medical residency training, much of your time (especially during internship year) is spent ‘presenting’ cases, first to your more senior residents and then to attending staff physicians. This process is, at its core, storytelling with…

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