A look at one of 57 centers nationwide that were created by the Affordable Care Act in 2010 to serve areas with large unmet medical needs
Studies indicate that the most lives are saved when screenings begin at age 40 rather than a later age.
Veteran's Affairs to increase telemedicine service in muted criticism of state laws that hinder development
For decades, the hospital industry viewed trauma care as a money-losing proposition because of the high costs of keeping doctors and nurses on standby 24 hours a day
45 percent of blood donations come from those over 50
Some medical experts questioned whether this design change goes far enough to protect patients
Researchers recently discovered that more kids with central lines are getting bloodstream infections at home
Instead of getting both a Pap test and an HPV test to screen for cervical cancer, many women should get just one or the other at regular intervals
Science has come a long way to provide alternative methods to having children when the natural process just won't work
Older people want what everyone else wants: to live life on their terms, in the place and manner of their choosing. They want to live lives that matter to them and to others.
This study reveals what many primary care physicians already know â€" data entry tasks associated with EHR systems are significantly cutting into available time for physicians to engage with patients
From New Orleans to Houston to Florida, Experience Matters
Although hospices now serve more than 1.4 million people a year, this specialized type of care, meant for people with six months or less to live, continues to evoke resistance, fear and misunderstanding
Virus could potentially be used to treat deadly disease
It's no secret that those who practice healing or caregiving professions are at high risk for burnout
One-third of these falls are preventable, it makes addressing the issue even more integral
More than 80 percent of the patients who enroll stay for the entire program
Identifying victims and intervening poses challenges for doctors and nurses
"What they're doing is patently unethical."
"From what we're hearing, this will be a quantum leap more expensive than other cancer drugs"
For family members struggling with addiction, bottles of pills lying around the house can be hard to resist
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