Anna Reisman

Anna Reisman is a physician in Connecticut. You can follow her on Twitter: @annareisman.

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April 18 2013 8:14 AMFree the NursesOne answer to our health care crisis: Let nurse practitioners do primary care on their own.
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May 7 2012 10:18 AMHelp! My Shrink Tried To Friend MeDoctors with bad social media etiquette.
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Feb. 27 2012 3:15 PMWhy Elementary Schools Should Ban Energy Drinks
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Oct. 25 2011 10:44 AMClap TrapWomen are hit especially hard by this STI—and were once blamed for its spread. What will a gonorrhea superbug mean for female patients?
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May 20 2011 2:42 PMOB/GYNs Shouldn't Turn Away Obese Women
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Feb. 11 2011 5:32 PMAt the Doctor's Office, Size Does Matter
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Dec. 30 2010 1:59 PMWhy Do Elderly Women Have Less Sex Than Elderly Men?
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Aug. 1 2012 7:07 AMWhat Your Doctors Don’t Know Can Hurt YouIs your physician increasing your risk for cancer?
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March 19 2012 12:55 PMOf Course Birth Control Pills Should Be Sold Over the CounterNo, they do not interact badly with antibiotics.
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Jan. 18 2012 12:00 PMTender Young BrainsWhat kind of childhood stress should parents actually be stressing about?
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July 5 2011 2:31 PMSee You Later, SpeculumThe case for getting rid of annual pelvic exams.
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Feb. 15 2011 2:53 PMHow Sane Parents Got Paranoid About VaccinesA review of Seth Mnookin's The Panic Virus: A True Story of Medicine, Science and Fear.
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Jan. 31 2011 5:44 PMBreast Implants, Cancer, and the Problem With "Significant" Results

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