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Disease and Medication Index Added

Hi folks,

This is just a quick note to point out a couple new links in the sidebar on the right. These are the Disease Index and Medication Index.

Each of these will take you to a page which will (eventually) have alphabetically listed links to other pages which will have information about particular disease conditions and medications.

As of this writing, I have a sample page in each one.

For the Disease Index page, there is a link to a page describing Giardiasis. This is information that is a cut and paste that came from the Centers for Disease Control website.

For the Medication Index page, there is a link to a page describing Amoxicillin. This is info that is a cut and paste that came from wikipedia.

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Future Plans for the Blog

I’m still in the total newbie stages of this blog thing.

Yesterday, I finally received my order from Amazon that included the book WordPress For Dummies.

I’m quite excited by this as I hope to be able to greatly expand my abilities with this software and make this blog much more useful and much more user friendly.

Right now, what I’m hoping to do is use the software for more than just blogging. I want to use it as a content management system.

I’m hoping to create indexed pages that aren’t blog entries but that are rather stand alone pages that provide information about specific subjects. Things like information about specific diseases, treatments, medications, etc. Continue reading ‘Future Plans for the Blog’

Welcome to drsamonline.com

Hi everyone. As you may have guessed, I’m Dr. Sam. See my “about me” link for further details.

This is the first of what I hope will be many posts.

This is my first foray into the world of blogging, so please bear with me as I learn the ropes.

My obvious goal with this blog is to reach people.

I’m a practicing physician and find that on an almost daily basis I seem to have less and less time to really discuss issues with my patients. Issues ranging from their specific medical problems to problems in society as a whole.

There is an endless flood of bureaucratic hurdles that get between me and my patients.

This is not just true for me, but for pretty much all doctors these days.

I think this is disastrous.

My goal for this blog is to make up for this somewhat.

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