Category: Health Care
Thirty percent of women with breast cancer reported skipping additional treatment following surgery.
Who gets the flu shot, who doesn't, and why?
White children are more likely to receive unnecessary antibiotics for viral illnesses during emergency room visits than their black and Hispanic peers.
Elderly patients who were prescribed opiates had longer hospital stays, on average, than those who were not.
Infants whose mothers lack a high school education are, in some states, more than twice as likely to die as those born to mothers with four years of college or more.
Studies show that Daylight Saving Time largely hurts our health. We review the research.
This compilation of the latest research on women’s sexual health will help journalists understand changes to the Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive mandate. Studies highlight how contraceptive use and cost has changed in recent years, changes in insurance coverage and outcomes related to contraceptive use.
Growing concern about concussions is unsettling high school football communities. We round up the recent findings.
This collection of research and reports examines physician-assisted suicide in the U.S. and compares American policies and trends with those in Europe.
Among the elderly, women and black people are more likely to be admitted to the hospital from exposure to wildfire smoke than men and people of other races.