What is a Department of Transportation (DOT) Physical?
All commercial drivers who operate under a CDL (Commercial Drivers’ License) are required by federal law to have a physical exam completed every two years by a certified medical examiner. Due to the high demands placed on commercial drivers, t...(more)
2006 saw the first human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine licensed for use in the United States. Since that time, many parents have been subjected to fear and confusion as to the risks versus benefits of this vaccine, and its ability to prevent a deadly form of cancer. Because of this, there are pare...(more)
Last fall, actor Charlie Sheen, known for his roles in “Two & a Half Men,” “Platoon,” and “Wall Street,” became known for something else: his positive HIV status. While critics attacked Sheen for what they imagined was a risky sex life rife with unprotected encounters, the actor admitted to only ...(more)