It’s Not Burnout Revised

By: Briana Rueda, DO Physician burnout is a term that is thrown around all too often now in the world of medicine.  In fact, I can’t seem to open an email or medical journal without being bombarded by articles on physician burnout.  To be completely honest, I disagree with using the term “burnout.”  To me, the … Continue reading It’s Not Burnout Revised

How Can Family Physicians Turn Back the Rising Suicide Rate?

By Kyle Jones, MD This was originally published on the American Academy of Family Physician’s Fresh Perspectives Blog  As both a physician and someone who suffers from depression and anxiety, I have been alarmed by what appears to be a dramatic rise in mental illness in our country. With this in mind, I was extremely saddened … Continue reading How Can Family Physicians Turn Back the Rising Suicide Rate?