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Follow Me On Wechat

Follow Me On Wechat

Much of our internet world has changed since I started my blog over five years ago (!). The blog still continues to grow in popularity — but almost half of my readers now read it on their smart phone or […]

Weibo Is Still Where It’s At

This is a quick shout-out to all my blog readers to please follow me on Weibo, the enormously popular Chinese version of Twitter. This MyHealthBeijing blog has slowed down a bit as I focus more on my New York Times articles […]

Follow Me On Weibo

Follow Me On Weibo

I’ve had a great time writing over 500 posts on this blog, but now I’m spending a lot more of my social media time sharing health advice via my medical microblog on Sina Weibo. So if you really want to […]

Are Routine Dental X-rays Dangerous?

Are Routine Dental X-rays Dangerous?

On this week’s “health headlines” podcast I discuss a provocative case-control study that suggests that the more dental x-rays people get (especially when under 10 years old), there is a higher risk of a common brain cancer called a meningioma. […]