The Good News for Women about Physician Assistant Careers

I’ve been asked a few times by readers about how welcoming the physician assistant profession is to women.  My answer: very. But First, the Good New for Both Genders A quick look at the Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition, published by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics makes the good news for all [...]

Antibiotics Without Resistance?

Hey, everybody.  I'm posting an awesome video lecture by a researcher named Bonnie Bassler.  Bassler is a molecular biologist at Princeton University.  In 2001, she discovered that bacteria use a form of group communication that researchers now call quorum sensing.  It's like birds in a flock somehow knowing which way to turn all at once.  [...]