Best Medical/Health Issues Blog

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Nominate your choice for Best Medical/Health Issues Blog. Blogs about health care, disability, weight loss, fitness, etc. are among the types of nominees one would expect in this category.

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36 Comments

Steve Harrison said:

I would like to nominate Adrian Sudbury's Baldy's Blog:
Name: Baldy's Blog
URL: http://baldyblog.freshblogs.co.uk/
Atom RSS: http://baldyblog.freshblogs.co.uk/atom.xml

It is a text and video blog about Adrian's fight against a double form of leukaemia.

Chuck McKay said:

Please consider Advance My Practice, the Health Care Professionals' Marketing Blog - a collection of strategies, tactics, case studies, and news reports to help health care providers to ethically promote and market their practices.
URL: www.AdvanceMyPractice.com
RSS: http://feeds.feedburner.com/AdvanceMyPractice

Lucy said:

I'd like to nominate my blog Free From, about living gluten free, and raising a coeliac child. I discuss day to day issues - and the impact of the big political decisions about health on our lives.

URL: http://www.free-from.com/blog
RSS: http://feeds.feedburner.com/freefromblog

Jimmie said:

I would like to nominate Dr John Disaia's Truthi n Cosmetic Surgery Blog:

Name: Truth In Cosmetic Surgery Blog
URL: http://cosmeticsurgerytruth.blogspot.com/
Feed: http://www.ifeedreaders.com/subscribe.php?thefeed=http://cosmeticsurgerytruth.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default&

I would like to nominate my site, Fighting Fatigue. Fighting Fatigue is a chronic illness site for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, & Interstitial Cystitis.

URL = Fighting Fatigue

Feed = Fighting Fatigue Feed Link

Sorry - my feed address for Fighting Fatigue should be:

Fighting Fatigue Feed

URL = Fighting Fatigue

Allison said:

I'd like to nominate Stirrup Queens which is an infertility blog: http://stirrup-queens.blogspot.com/

d said:

I do not know what category this fits in but she deserves praise for walking us through her battle with terminal cancer. She is an inspiration

http://blogs.chron.com/cancerdiva/

Greta Author Profile Page said:

Brainhell
http://brainhell.blogspot.com/

Follow Brainhell through his ALS struggles!

Jamie said:

Military Health System Blog

Mike said:

Health Treatment Concerns
"As many as 23,750 people die each year from in-hospital medical errors – also known as adverse events – according to the Canadian Institute for Health Information."

http://healthtc.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default

wise813 said:

www.insureblog.blogspot.com

Sallie said:

Our son has Asperger Syndrome, on the autism spectrum, and I have many posts about Aspies, and life with them.

Please consider --
http://www.angelfire.com/sc/anderklan/blahblahblog

Sam Solomon said:

Canadian Medicine (The official blog of the editors of the National Review of Medicine, a biweekly newspaper based in Montreal.)
http://canadianmedicine.blogspot.com
feed://feeds.feedburner.com/CanadianMedicine?format=xml

I nominate a blog that clearly cuts through all the medical hype, abuse, and bad science:

Junkfood Science -
URL: http://junkfoodscience.blogspot.com/
feed: http://junkfoodscience.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default

Lanny said:


What's Wrong with Healthcare
http://primaryhealthcare.blogspot.com

Jeff I said:

Medgadget medical tech blog:

http://www.medgadget.com

john is fit Author Profile Page said:

My Journey from Fat to Fit

John is Fit
SITE - http://www.johnisfit.com
FEED - http://www.johnisfit.com/feed

Tony said:

Guess How Much I Weigh
http://www.guesshowmuchIweigh.blogspot.com

I'm a big guy who's trying to become a little guy so he can keep up with his two little girls. This is the story of how I lost 60 pounds in 6 months and how I plan to lose 40 more.

Plus every Thurs. I hold a contest where readers can guess how much I will weigh at my weigh in on Friday.

love the tech said:

love http://www.docinthemachine.com

docinthemachine.com a vision of the impact of future technology on medicine.

MommyMD Author Profile Page said:

Please consider my blog about parenting and pediatrics issues. I'm a pediatrician and mom and military wife who's balancing three young children and deciphering life, medicine and raising kids in the beautiful country of Guam. I tell you what I tell my parents. There's no secrets in peds. Just be prepared for all my kids and their antics to be scattered amongst the stories. Kids...What joy...What pure love!!

URL
http://www.medrounds.org/guide-to-realistic-parenting/

RSS
http://www.medrounds.org/guide-to-realistic-parenting/atom.xml

Steve said:
Steve Minsky said:

Bonnie's Blog With Bonnie & Steve Minsky

I would like to have my blog nominated for the best new blog category.

url: http://nutritionalconcepts.blogspot.com/

Best Medical/Health Issues Blog

Kevin said:

Kevin, M.D. - Medical Weblog
http://www.kevinmd.com

Kevin Pho said:

Kevin, M.D. - Medical Weblog
http://www.kevinmd.com

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