By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 07/20/2014 - 21:43
Health care systems and health plans in the two dozen states that opted out of the federal expansion of Medicaid are facing increasing financial pressures.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 07/20/2014 - 21:22
A slight but noticeable loss of brain volume among patients with schizophrenia taking antipsychotic drugs doesn't affect cognitive functioning, researchers say.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 07/19/2014 - 17:04
In vitro fertilization treatments to stimulate eggs to maturity produce better outcomes by swapping the hormone hCG for the naturally occurring kisspeptin.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 07/19/2014 - 15:38
Older, depressed men sometimes fail to seek prostate cancer treatment for follow doctor recommendations, even after diagnosis.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 07/19/2014 - 14:54
A large study of Finnish twins suggests that alcohol use during adolescence leads to adverse life outcomes in early adulthood, aside from genetic and environmental risks.
By Matthew Mientka | Fri, 07/18/2014 - 10:53
As many as 100 AIDS researchers perished among the 298 aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight downed by military fire over Eastern Ukraine Thursday.
By Matthew Mientka | Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:00
The testicular cancer rate has risen 58 percent in recent years among U.S. Hispanics, soon to surpass non-Hispanic whites with the highest incidence.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 07/13/2014 - 15:51
Children use a variety of instructional techniques to teach their siblings, younger and older, about the world.
By Matthew Mientka | Sun, 07/13/2014 - 14:27
Stress from personal debt may significantly heighten one's risk for stroke, hypertension, and mental illnesses.
By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 07/12/2014 - 16:40
The feathered hairstyle once popularized by Canadian-born singer Justin Bieber illustrates the benefits of protecting the face from harmful solar rays.
By Matthew Mientka | Fri, 07/11/2014 - 15:14
The Journal of Vibration and Control has retracted 60 scientific articles following the discovery of a fraudulent "peer-review and citation ring."
By Matthew Mientka | Fri, 07/11/2014 - 13:08
Although 70 percent of firefighters are overweight or obese, doctors seldom advice them on weight-loss, a new study finds.