07/16/2017
Colorectal cancer kills 50,000 people each year, despite the existence of screening methods that provide early detection and treatment of the disease.
07/16/2017
Allergic rhinitis is common and affects between 10% and 15% of children and 26% of adults in the United Kingdom.
07/13/2017
Rural physicians have reported significant barriers in treating opioid use disorder.
07/13/2017
Medicaid enrollees were generally satisfied with their coverage and most reported being able to get the care they needed.
07/09/2017
The FDA said that the compounder manufactured and distributed drug products in violation of law.
07/07/2017
According to the CDC's latest Vital Signs report, the number remains at high levels and varies from county to county in the U.S.
06/25/2017
There is strong evidence that expanding health insurance increases access to care, improves health in a variety of ways and reduces mortality.
06/25/2017
The ACA helped to make mammograms more affordable, potentially leading to earlier diagnoses.
06/20/2017
The next installment of DSN Quick Credit is now available.
06/10/2017
The agency sought removal of Opana ER from market based on its concern that the benefits of the drug may no longer outweigh its risks.
06/10/2017
One in five surgical weight-loss patients take prescription opioids seven years after surgery.
06/10/2017
Heroin use in the U.S. was estimated to cost society more than $51 billion in 2015.
06/04/2017
States that allow doctors to treat a patient's sexual partner without an in-person visit may find more success lowering rates of STDs.
06/01/2017
A bill that aims to protect blind and visually impaired people from taking the wrong medications has passed into law in Nevada.
05/21/2017
People are dying of preventable causes at rates higher than expected, according to a new study.
05/15/2017
Researchers have demonstrated screening techniques that can help prevent accidental exposure to synthetic opioids.
05/14/2017
Patient-centered interventions were well received, but NIH guidelines alone can improve pediatric asthma outcomes.
05/14/2017
Illinois Colon Cares seeks to become a model for other states so that health care can be accessible to the most vulnerable populations.
05/11/2017
The current FDA standards pose an unnecessarily challenging hurdle that may be inhibiting investment in new Alzheimer's treatments, the authors said.
05/08/2017
Drug users born in the 1980s and 1990s are turning to injection drug more quickly than previous generations.
04/28/2017
University of Calgary kinesiology researchers led the process, which was endorsed by major world sport bodies.
04/23/2017
We knew the Medicaid expansion had improved access to care, but this study gives us much more detail about what that really means for patient care.
04/23/2017
There is an increased prevalence of a tick-borne pathogen responsible for a spike in babesiosis cases in Suffolk County.
04/23/2017
The goal is to eliminate viral hepatitis as a public health threat by 2030.
03/26/2017
Study findings could aid in interrupting transmission chains and reducing severe illness.
03/26/2017
Pharmacists should proactively offer naloxone to all patients who meet evidence-based criteria.
03/22/2017
Guidelines address condition that halts menstruation in some athletes, women with eating disorders.
03/20/2017
It's the first guidance tailored to multiple regions of the world with different levels of socioeconomic and structural resource settings.
03/16/2017
Readmission rates were reduced for high-risk patients whose pharmacists took on a leading role in their care.
03/03/2017
"I’m introducing a bipartisan bill to ensure that PBMs update their MAC lists for Medicare Part D, TRICARE and FEHBP every seven days."
03/03/2017
The bill would establish a national age-18 requirement for the purchase of the medicines containing DXM.
02/28/2017
New study says indoor tanning-related skin cancers contribute significantly to early deaths.
02/28/2017
ESCMID member Prof. Evelina Tacconelli explains the report’s context and significance.
02/24/2017
Leaders across the healthcare continuum on Thursday gathered in Washington, D.C.
02/23/2017
A vital race is on in laboratories across the globe to develop a vaccine for the Zika virus.
02/21/2017
Eating fish and seafood with higher levels of mercury may be linked to a higher risk of developing ALS.
02/21/2017
The model predicts 20% compliance rate will reduce infections by half.
02/17/2017
Together with patient education and support, WomenHeart sees potential in expanded treatment options.
02/08/2017
Pharmacy plays a pivotal role in the national dialogue about health care, speakers said Monday at the conference.
02/08/2017
Scientists are working to come up with new therapies to curb America's opioid addiction epidemic.
02/02/2017
An international research group of 32 experts from nine countries has updated the guidelines for diagnosing CF.
01/29/2017
The Lancet has mapped the scale of mcr-1-mediated resistance in clinical settings.
01/26/2017
The study from Indiana University and Cornell is first to estimate the effect of the Affordable Care Act on health behaviors.
01/19/2017
Early diagnoses of colorectal cancer up 8% in seniors, according to new University of Virginia research.
01/19/2017
It urges lawmakers to adopt a reform plan prioritizing affordable and accessible health care.
01/17/2017
In letters to Trump and Congress, the AGS has reinforced the importance of collaborating to support older Americans through critical programs and policies.
01/17/2017
The specific CRE, Klebsiella pneumoniae, was isolated from a wound specimen collected on Aug. 19, 2016.
01/13/2017
Provider status is "back on the Congressional menu."
01/13/2017
The guide offers solutions to overcoming two specific obstacles that could impede optimal health outcomes.
01/12/2017
New heart disease 'staging' system focuses on those previously considered at low risk.

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