By Reuters | Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:07
A new poll showed Ebola has moved into the top 10 issues of concern to Americans but ranks behind the economy.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 15:22
The NIH has granted $11 million in awards to researchers exploring the use of social media to advance the prevention and treatment of substance use and addiction.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 10/15/2014 - 17:31
A study has revealed that giving doctors immunity for potential malpractice lawsuits does not reduce the cost of “defensive medicine.”
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 10/15/2014 - 16:09
A new study finds that while Obamacare may initially increase the number of emergency visits among previously uninsured patients, it will eventually even them out and even cause a decline.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 10/15/2014 - 12:41
American troops secretly discovered 5,000 warheads, shells, or aviation bombs hidden in Iraq, resulting in 17 Americans being exposed to chemical agents.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 10/15/2014 - 11:37
Women who suffer from the condition impaired detrusor contractility may find a viable alternative to catheters.
By Susan Scutti | Tue, 10/14/2014 - 16:20
Emergency room visits by children, teens, and young adults in California increased following the recession.
By Reuters | Mon, 10/13/2014 - 09:48
Healthcare experts are bristling at the assertion by Dr. Thomas Frieden that a “protocol breach” caused a nurse to be infected with Ebola while caring for a dying patient
By Samantha Olson | Sun, 10/12/2014 - 17:36
Paying your doctor to do better is a gamble patients may be better off not taking.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 16:29
A published op-ed argues in favor of removing the barriers to pedophiles seeking help, but the very nature of the disorder and the crimes it inspires may not allow for such a dispassionate solution to the problem.
By John Fischer | Thu, 10/09/2014 - 13:09
A new study conducted by members of the Harvard School of Public Health reveals that a large majority of low-income adult Americans support the expansion of Medicaid coverage.
By Dana Dovey | Wed, 10/08/2014 - 15:21
A new study has revealed what many have already suspected: Restaurant workers experience more sexual harassment than workers in any other industry, and it's tipping that may be to blame.
By Dana Dovey | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 11:58
This week marks the beginning of hydrocodone's move to the more restrictive schedule 2 drug classification, which the DEA hopes will help curb the high rates of prescription drug abuse.
By Reuters | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:05
President Barack Obama said on Monday that the government would develop expanded screening of airline passengers for Ebola.