Experts Recommend Fewer Lab Tests for Hospitalized Patients
In a review article publishing this week in JAMA Internal Medicine, physicians at Johns Hopkins, along with experts from several other...
Ask Well: Why Are Hearing Aids So Expensive?
Experts don’t know exactly why hearing aids are still so costly, but under a new law, the cost should soon be coming down.
Your brain knows when you've just died, researchers say
Researchers from New York’s NYU Langone School of Medicine said in an interview that people are aware that they died, and might be able to hear a...
E-Cigarettes May Trigger Unique and Potentially Damaging Immune Responses
E-cigarettes appear to trigger unique immune responses as well as the same ones that cigarettes trigger that can lead to lung disease, according...
New Study Casts Doubt on Diagnosis of Adult-Onset A.D.H.D.
Adults said to develop symptoms of A.D.H.D. may instead have substance abuse or mood problems, researchers concluded.
Henna artist from Idaho uses talents to help cancer patients
A henna artist from Idaho is using her talents to help children with cancer.
Manchester, one of the many epicenters of opioid epidemic, saw nearly 120 overdoses last month
The statistics on opioid abuse, overdoses and drug-related deaths in the U.S. are staggering.
The Microbial Anatomy of an Organ
University of California San Diego researchers have developed the first 3D spatial visualization tool for mapping "'omics" data onto whole organs....
74-year-old man walks for miles in search of kidney donor for wife
A 74-year-old man has taken to the streets in a desperate search to find a kidney donor for his wife.
Number of Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients Without Insurance Drops in First Year of ACA
The number of newly diagnosed cancer patients who were uninsured fell by one-third in the first year of the Affordable Care Act's implementation,...
Study Shows How Nerves Drive Prostate Cancer
In a study in today's issue of Science, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, part of Montefiore Medicine, report that certain...
Take a Number: Women Are More Likely to Address High Blood Pressure
Men and women develop hypertension at roughly the same rates, but men do not get it under control until much later in life, researchers find.