By Christie Rizk | Mon, 05/20/2013 - 19:20
Measles are coming back to the UK as the repercussions of anti-vaccination scares come full circle, affecting people on other continents.
By Martin Grens | Thu, 01/17/2013 - 09:23
At least 22 governors support an expansion of Medicaid under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law, while others are expected to decide in the coming weeks.
By Martin Grens | Wed, 01/09/2013 - 16:37
Faced with a surge in flu cases, the mayor of Boston declared a public health emergency on Wednesday.
By Martin Grens | Tue, 01/08/2013 - 10:14
U.S. healthcare spending rose at a historically low rate of 3.9 percent for the third consecutive year in 2011, but showed underlying signs of acceleration as the economy recovered from recession.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 12/21/2012 - 17:00
Every year, an estimated 4,044 surgical "never events" occur in the United States, according to a new research.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 11/30/2012 - 09:41
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton unveiled a blueprint for a strategy that will lead to an AIDS-free generation.
By Christine Hsu | Tue, 11/27/2012 - 16:15
Government officials estimate that more than a quarter of new HIV infections in the U.S. strike young Americans between the ages of 13 and 24 and 60 percent of them don't know they've been infected.
By Martin Grens | Mon, 11/26/2012 - 13:17
The U.S. Supreme Court revived a challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare reforms, allowing a Christian college to pursue litigation raising First Amendment objections to a law that the court mostly upheld in June.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 11/23/2012 - 11:15
Many young adults will have diabetes type-1 or type-2 by 2050.
By Martin Grens | Sat, 11/17/2012 - 14:58
A growing and aging population, along with increased access to health insurance, will create the need for 52,000 more primary care doctors within the U.S. by the year 2025.
By Martin Grens | Sat, 11/17/2012 - 14:51
Five Republican governors rejected on Friday a major provision of President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law.