Category Archives: seasonal stories

Dr. Corey Slovis’ Five Commandments for Teen Drivers

from Wayne Wood Teen drivers: nothing personal, but Corey Slovis, M.D., never wants to see you at his place of employment. Slovis, professor and chair of Emergency Medicine at Vanderbilt, has been an emergency room physician for more than two … Continue reading

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Be careful out there

from Jennifer Wetzel: Doctors at Vanderbilt University Medical Center urge safety with upcoming Memorial Day celebrations after a record-breaking number of trauma patients filled Vanderbilt University Hospital on this same weekend last year. In 2012 Vanderbilt’s Trauma Unit saw more … Continue reading

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Vanderbilt dermatologist offers cold-weather tips for taking care of skin

from Wayne Wood: Cold weather is the enemy of skin. Our bodies have a natural layer of oil that helps protect the skin, but the dry air of winter (along with poor skin care) can override this natural protection and … Continue reading

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