CHICAGO --The first national estimate suggests that nearly half of U.S. men have genital infections caused by …
HPV
Patient-derived xenografts (PDXs) have emerged as an important platform to elucidate new …
Nature
President-elect Trump just promised that private insurance companies can help lower costs and get health …
health insurance
It turns out that wearing sunscreen every time you leave the house can double women's chances of having younger-looking skin in old age, according to a study reported in The Times. Admittedly, …
younger looking skin
Former President George H.W. Bush, who has been placed in intensive care at a Houston hospital, is suffering from pneumonia and has vascular parkinsonism, a rare syndrome that …
Bush
Acute coronary syndrome describes a range of conditions associated with sudden, reduced blood flow to the heart. The blockage can be sudden and occur in one instant, or it may come and go …
acute coronary syndrome
On President Obama’s final day in office, here’s something I’m incredibly thankful for ― our air …
Clean Air
Anthem, the nation's second-largest insurance company, has ended its policy of pre-authorizations for drugs to treat opioid use disorder following an agreement with New York Attorney General …
Anthem
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved plecanatide for chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) in adults. Plecanatide (Trulance, Synergy Pharmaceuticals), a once-daily …
Chronic Idiopathic Constipation
Blood, blood everywhere — but not a drop when you need it. In the U.S. alone, there are around 17,000 preventable trauma deaths each year due to untreated hemorrhagic shock. Basically, …
Create Artificial Blood
We still don’t know the whole story of why a National Guard veteran opened fire in the Fort Lauderdale airport, taking five lives at random. We may never know to our satisfaction. What is …
health care
THURSDAY, Jan. 19, 2017 -- Americans who use or are eligible for food stamps have a higher risk of premature death than people who aren't eligible for them, a new study finds. "Our results …
food stamps
THURSDAY, Jan. 19, 2017 -- A Texas law -- later declared unconstitutional -- that increased travel distances to abortion clinics in the state seems to have led to fewer abortions, a new study …
abortion law
On a chilly winter morning, dozens of truck driver trainees file into a classroom at the headquarters of Prime Inc., a trucking company based in Springfield, Mo. At the front is Siphiwe Baleka, an …
drivers