Family members or other unpaid helpers provide long-term care to 83 percent of older adults in America.
The annual open-enrollment period for people who buy their own insurance on the Affordable Care Act’s marketplaces ends Dec. 15 in most states.
How can doctors work out what treatments actually work? Here’s where a type of study called a clinical trial is useful.
Costco, one of the largest food retailers in the country, has taken a major step to reduce the risk to human health posed by antibiotic use in agriculture.
People who followed the Mediterranean of diet had 25 percent less risk of developing cardiovascular disease over the course of 12 years.
Industry-sponsored research tends to be more positive than that financed by other sources, that in turn can sway which treatments become available to patients
Health care share ministries have grown steadily, but many health care experts warn that members risk being crushed by unforeseen bills medical bills.
In general, the “just the facts” approach has limited effectiveness.
Health insurance can be difficult to afford, but going without it is a “bad gamble,” experts say
Researchers at 19 institutions led by UW Medicine have classified Alzheimer’s patients into six subgroups with genetic differences. Their findings could open the way for personalized treatment.