Let’s start with the impetus for my morning study focus: requirements by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) for what they call “Maintenance of Certification”. Those of you reading this who are American physicians know what I mean: we are required to take Board Examinations every ten years, something I have just finished doing (again). Some of you reading this may be lawyers or therapists—imagine if you had to retake your professional exams every ten years. I am not talking…Read More
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Some blog topics draw in a continuous trickle of commentary long after they've been published. One such blog is entitled “Determining Ideal Body Weight”. And little wonder.
The other day I answered a comment by a young reader named Charlotte. It started me thinking how urgent her question might be for others who may not have read the original blog (or at least not for some time). Charlotte wrote:
"I am an 18 year old female with a history of initially EDNOS and then AN B/P…Read More