Melissa Jayne Kinsey

Melissa Jayne Kinsey is a medical writer and the owner of Nicholson & Stillwell. She blogs about the science of stardust at

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Oct. 10 2014 10:43 AMFaceTime FarewellsHow video calling is changing the way we say our last goodbyes.
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Jan. 10 2014 11:08 AMWhat Happens in the Hospital Doesn’t Stay in the HospitalSome doctors and nurses use social media to share embarrassing photos of and information about patients.
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June 26 2014 7:48 AMPlease Hold for the DoctorWhy you still can’t email your physicians with a simple question. (Hint: It's not their fault.)
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