The Veterans Affairs Department says investigators have found no proof that delays in care caused any deaths at a VA hospital in Phoenix.
The current outbreak is the largest ever and experts have struggled to contain it for a host of reasons.
When Niki Quasney felt a piercing pain in her ribcage in March, the oncologist treating her advanced ovarian cancer told her to get to an emergency room immediately.
The American Heart Association’s first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit. The American Cancer Society
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A Liberian doctor who was among three Africans to receive an experimental Ebola drug has died, the country’s information minister said Monday.
Ten or 12 times a year, Beatrice Adams’ daughter would race her frail mother to the emergency room for high blood pressure or pain from a list of chronic illnesses.
Delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. would help students’ lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and other problems, the American Academy of Pediatrics says in a new policy.
A Utah woman who nearly died after unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals has been released from a Salt Lake City hospital.
The new rules mean that drugs like Vicodin, Lortab and other generic versions will be subject to the same prescribing rules as painkillers like codeine and oxycodone.
Their release poses no public health risk, Dr. Bruce Ribner of Emory University Hospital in Atlanta stressed.
The recalled items were sold under the brand names Arrowhead Mills peanut butters and MaraNatha almond butters and peanut butters.
Rather than the stars staffing phone banks as they have on past “Stand Up to Cancer” telethons, they’ll be contacting with viewers by phone and online through Facebook and other platforms from a “digital lounge.”
Three Liberian health workers receiving an experimental drug to treat Ebola are showing signs of recovery, officials said Tuesday.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has said the facility processed diseased and unhealthy animals and circumvented federal inspection rules.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services denied a request by The Associated Press under the Freedom of Information Act for documents about the kinds of security software and computer systems behind the federally funded HealthCare.gov
Anyone with an illness consistent with the virus should not be allowed to travel normally and all passengers should routinely wash their hands and avoid direct contact with body fluids of infected people.
Lutheran Health Network released a statement to NewsChannel 15 saying they “sincerely regret any concern or inconvenience to patients.”
LONDON (AP) — Doctors and nurses fighting Ebola in West Africa are working 14-hour days, seven days a week, wearing head-to-toe gear in the
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