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Skin Cancer Awarness

By Robert W. Vera, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

 

SKIN CANCER

John Denver had sung a song about sunshine. One of the lines to the song went like this, “Sunshine on my shoulder makes me happy”. The sun shines in El Paso 300 days a year. John Denver could have written another verse, “Sunshine on my skin can cause skin …

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Opioid Abuse & What It Costs Our Society

By Robert W. Vera, MD, FACOG LCSW/LCDC – email: rwvg57@gmail.com

 

Our health is largely linked to our behavior. A recent article in City Beat dealt with how risky behaviors affect our health. Alcohol and drug abuse is risky behavior. It costs us our health and it costs society in broken families, homelessness, crime, poverty, the spread …