A new study finds that patients who go into in-hospital cardiac arrest (IHCA) during the weekend have a lower chance of survival compared to those who are admitted to the hospital during a weekday.
A new study found that breast implants are linked to an increased risk of this rare type of cancer.
By Will Boggs MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The hemodynamic interventions for sepsis mandated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) are supported at best by only the lowest level Read More »
By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Compared to inactive people, recreational soccer players have lower cholesterol, blood pressure and resting heart rates as well as less fat mass, a research review Read More »
By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Black people with knee osteoarthritis may have a worse quality of life than white patients in part because they’re less likely to be offered knee replacement Read More »
By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Major depressive disorder (MDD) is “highly prevalent, comorbid and disabling” among U.S. adults, yet a “substantial” number of people remain untreated, Read More »
(Adds National Alliance for Caregiving as co-author of a caregiving study with AARP in paragraph 9.) By Andrea Januta NEW YORK (Reuters) - Amanda Singer had her plate full running a dance studio in Read More »
By Duff Wilson and John Shiffman WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. budget deal adopted by Congress on Friday includes what advocates call a landmark compromise to provide an estimated $1.5 billion over Read More »
By Andrea Januta NEW YORK (Reuters) - Amanda Singer had her plate full running a dance studio in Massachusetts. But after her mother underwent emergency surgery and radiation for breast cancer late Read More »
By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Men who drink alcohol in late adolescence are more likely to develop severe liver disease decades later than young people who don’t drink at all, a Swedish study Read More »