False-Positive Mammograms May Indicate Increased Risk of Breast Cancer Later
Women with a history of a false-positive mammogram result may be at increased risk of developing breast cancer for up to 10 years after the...
Paul Ryan Pushes Changes in Mental Health Care After Colorado Shooting
The speaker urged lawmakers to “do more” to protect people after the deadly shooting last week at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado....
On the Hunt for Gluten-Free Holiday Cookies
Two pastry chefs, Emily Luchetti and Kelly Fields, suggest alternatives that don’t require wheat flour.
The Male Animal: No Sex, Please. I Have a Game Tomorrow.
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has taken a public vow of celibacy. Will it help him on the field? Broadway Joe says no....
Well: Negative News May Alter Statin Users’ Behavior
News stories that focus on the risks or adverse effects of statin drugs may lead people to stop taking the medicines, and probably contribute to...
Well: Research Group Funded by Coca-Cola to Disband
Public health authorities said that the group’s mission was to play down the link between soft drinks and obesity.
Exploring New Paths for the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis
New research from the University of Alberta's Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry is trailblazing a potential new pathway for the treatment of...
Why Online Doctor Ratings are Good Medicine
A new study in the December issue of Academic Medicine bolsters research linking good patient satisfaction scores with good patient outcomes. And...
Preventing Antibiotic-Induced Kidney Failure
When associate professor of pharmacy practice Tadd Hellwig of South Dakota State University and three pharmacy colleagues at the Sanford USD...
For Survivors of Paris Attacks, Mental Scars May Outlast Wounds
Most of the wounded and their families, and a large number of medical personnel, are receiving psychological support for emotional trauma....
High-Salt Warnings on New York Menus to Start Tuesday
Diners at chain restaurants will see warnings on menus next to items that are high in sodium, under a rule believed to be the first of its kind in...
Top Prescription Plan to Offer $1 Alternative to $750 Pill
Express Scripts is expected to promote a compounded medicine with the same active ingredient as the much more expensive Turing Pharmaceuticals drug...