All posts by Jennifer Brokaw

Dr. Jennifer Brokaw worked for fourteen years as a board-certified emergency physician before becoming a private consultant, patient advocate, writer, and speaker on the topics of end-of-life planning, medical decision-making and medical advocacy.

Over the Counter Medications for Constipation

The Big No Go

Bowel movements are one of the body's most essential yet complex functions.

/ May 1, 2019

A Few Thoughts About Cancer in Firefighters

It has become clear that cancer is more common among firefighters than the general population.

/ March 27, 2019

Hip Fractures, an Age-Old, Old Age Misery

In the U.S, there are 300,000 hip fractures a year in people 65 and older, and that number is going up.

/ January 15, 2019