Occupational Medical Specialty and the Trucking Industry

Laurence V. Hicks and Xavier Ramirez Laurence V. Hicks, D.C., D.O., M.D. • 1443 Anny Drive East • Twin Falls, ID 83301 Xavier Ramirez, D.C., M.D. • 5995 W State St. Suite B Garden City ID, 83703 Address Correspondence to:  Laurence V. Hicks, D.C., D.O., M.D. • 236 Martin Street • Twin Falls, ID 83301 …

Cadmium-Induced Zinc Deficiency, Diabetes, and Susceptibility to COVID-19

Editor Note: In this outstanding report, medical student Arturo Riojas explores cadmium poisoning as not only readily present in the general population, but also, via its induction of companion Zinc deficiency, a direct cause of many debilitating diseases including particular susceptibility to Covid-19 infection. [May 2021] Blue Marble University Medical School offers the world’s only …

What We Learned About Medical School Dropouts

Blue Marble University Medical School offers the only online M.D. degree in the world. An “executive style” degree, our MD program is intended for non-clinical careers in medically related fields such as hospital administration, medical device development and sales, pharmaceutical research, the insurance industry, and medical regulatory agencies. The true rate of medical student drop-outs …

Interesting Online Medical School Offers Unique Courses

Blue Marble University Medical School is an online medical school offering a 3 year online MD degree. A very affordable program costing as low as $3200 per year, the program has been deemed academically equivalent to a US medical school by various foreign education credential reviewers. Medical school graduates are in the same position as …

A Case Report on the Medical Management of Vulvar Crohn’s Disease by Topical Therapy

Editor’s Note: In this paper, true clinicians Drs. Hicks and Lim, undertake the treatment of a rare case of Crohn’s disease affecting the vulva which they treated successfully with a novel topical application of medication when more pressing medical problems necessitated the interruption of her systemic Crohn’s therapy. As a Medical School, we are always …

Review of Online Medical Schools

Many students wonder: Are there any online medical schools? We thought a review of "online medical schools" would be helpful. 1. International University of Health Sciences. This is a Caribbean based medical school located in St. Kitts, West Indies. The Website is:  http://www.iuhs.edu This is a 4 year medical school in which the first two …

Blue Marble University Online Medical School

September 22,2015: Blue Marble University (Commonwealth of Dominica) announces the opening of its new online medical school: Blue Marble University Medical School which offers the world’s only online MD degree program that can be completed in 3 years. Tuition is $2950 USD per year. The distance learning University is offering two online MD programs, a …