More adults get checkups and report better health after nurse practitioners gain the autonomy to practice primary care without doctor oversight.
Local TV news focuses more on national politics and slants more to the right at present than in recent years, new research finds.
What happens when you take genetic tests out of the doctor's office? Research highlights the effects of direct-to-consumer testing services.
A shorter course of treatment for hepatitis C works just as well as a longer one for black patients.
To improve health outcomes for black men, some researchers are bringing care to non-traditional settings, such as barbershops.
Loss of obstetric services at hospitals in rural counties puts mothers at a higher risk of preterm birth and birth outside of a hospital.
Research that documents the perils women face on the migrant trail.
Efforts at improving health equity in Oregon have reduced disparities in primary care visits among African American and Native American people.
Lead exposure in childhood is linked to antisocial behavior in adolescence, suggests a new study published in
Death after surgery is more than twice as likely for black children than white children. New models indicate differing risk factors.