Adil Manzoor DO

Street Medicine

Recently, I read an article on the ACP internist about a Street Medicine Fellowship program located in University of Pittsburg Medical Center (UPMC). The article is written eloquently and does a phenomenal job explaining what Street Medicine is and what the fellowship pertains.  Brief Summary of the Fellowship  Dr. James S. Withers MD founded the…

Men & Suicide – What’s the Deal?

The Statistics According to the American Foundation for Suicide for Prevention, in the year 2017, men were more likely to commit suicide than women, by 3.54% more likely! In 2017 47,173 Americans died by suicideand there were an estimated 1.4 million suicide attempts! If that doesn’t get you off the couch thenperhaps the fact that…

Vaping…. It’s A Safe Alternative. Is It Really?

To this day, our understanding on nicotine addiction and its effects on teens is based on our understanding on utilization of tobacco cigarettes, which is measurable. However, when it comes to vaping, we don’t know howmuch nicotine is being delivered. Vaping has become ubiquitous in many high schools throughout the UnitedStates and accepted as a ‘safe’…