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PA Spotlight — Robert Blumm, MA, PA-C, DFAAPA

PA Spotlight — Robert Blumm, MA, PA-C, DFAAPA

This year, in celebration of our PA professions 50th anniversary, Certified Medical Educators would like to honor 50 exceptional PAs for their professional accomplishments, passion, and dedication. It is with great excitement that we spotlight…

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CertMedEd – Coffee consumption linked with reduced melanoma risk

CertMedEd – Coffee consumption linked with reduced melanoma risk

The study, conducted by researchers from the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Yale School of Public Health at Yale University in New Haven, CT, is published in the Journal…

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CertMedEd – Tickbourne Diseases

CertMedEd – Tickbourne Diseases

Kids are five times more likely than adults to die from tickborne diseases like Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF). Doctors often avoid prescribing doxycycline, the most effective RMSF treatment, for young children because the drug’s…

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2014 Guatemala Mission Trip – Day 5

2014 Guatemala Mission Trip – Day 5

Hola everyone, Today we traveled to the mountain village, Los Corrolitos, where our team saw another 135 patients with the majority of them seen before lunch time…again!!! We are extremely sad to leave but very…

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Dermatological Bacterial Infections: What the NNCPA wants you to know

Dermatological Bacterial Infections: What the NNCPA wants you to know

The dermatological system makes up 5% of the PANCE/PANRE. This is not a lot in the grand scheme of things. That said, we highly advise against ignoring it based on a lower percentage. We here…

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Ins & Outs of Zoster

Ins & Outs of Zoster

Description & Etiology: Millions of children (and adults) in the United States suffer from the chickenpox each year, which is caused by the Herpes virus, varicella. Little do they know that that this virus may…

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