100 years ago, an influenza pandemic swept the globe, infecting an estimated one-third of the world’s population and killing at least 50 million people.
A substantial percentage of those who have depression can shake it off and go on to thrive.
Michelle Andrews answers questions from readers concerned about health insurance roadblocks in the face of a serious illness or medical crisis.
60 percent of doctors polled said physicians might “avoid sicker or more medically complex patients to improve performance on quality or utilization measures.”
Who is at risk? Any person or animal that touched or had contact with the bat or its saliva could be at risk of getting rabies.
The EPA and the Department of Defense have downplayed the public threat posed by perfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS – report
As Boomers age, more and more will reach their 80s, 90s and beyond, lose friends and face the daunting task of making new friends at an advanced age.
The best protection against measles is the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine.
Follow these 10 recommendations and you should be able to cut your risk of cancer as well as your risk for heart disease, stroke, and diabetes.
If insurance for pre-existing conditions, who gets hurt most — those 50 to 64.
Medical imaging — X-ray, CT, MRI, PET and ultrasound — explained.
“If you’re too hammered to get behind the wheel, you may be too hammered to walk home in the dark.”
Health care providers have treated the mind and body separately and cared for them under different systems.
You may have heard that we started mailing out new Medicare. Hang tight you might get your card at a different time than friends or neighbors in your state.
Seventy years ago, the Beveridge Report outlined a radical plan for a National Health Service to provide health care to all UK citizens, regardless of their income.