In the weeks and months before Tuesday's ceremony to rename the Troop and Family Medical Clinic on Fort Bragg, officials with Womack Army Medical Center searched for the family of Pvt. Kelly W. Byars.
The Fredericks: Erik, Ezekiel, Luke, Emma, Noah, Sonya As the lone person without medical training on the Mock Stroke Alert team at San Antonio's Baptist Medical Center, Erik Frederick got the only role that didn't need any expertise. Show More Summary
David Daleiden, the man behind the pro-life Center for Medical Progress, has been the target of pro-abortion activists and lawmakers ever since...
Shoulder and arm pain come with the territory for some athletes and certain occupations like hair stylists, mechanics, even office workers. However, experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center say the pain and tingling could stem from a more serious condition called thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS).
SR Instruments, a leading manufacturer of purpose-built scales for hospitals, medical facilities, and long-term care centers today announced the addition of a new stand-on scale, the SR585i, to its SR Scales product line.
Democrats and Republicans alike lambasted Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Robert McDonald after he made comments likening the prolonged waiting times at veteran’s medical centers in California to waiting in line at the Happiest Place on Earth.
Acupuncture treatments can reduce the number of hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause by as much as 36 percent, according to researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
For the eighth year in a row, Loyola University Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With the Guidelines(r)-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.
The head of an identity theft ring that used information stolen from 12,000 Montefiore Medical Center patients pleaded guilty.
Americans who live in the two biggest states that haven’t expanded Medicaid have more complaints about health care costs and quality, according to a new survey released by the Texas Medical Center Hea...
A study by researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC), New York State Psychiatric Institute and colleagues in Finland reports an association between smoking during pregnancy and increased risk for schizophrenia in children. Show More Summary
I would have graduated from medical school this year. That’s right. Just like you, I’d be getting ready to move to another city and take up residence at an academic medical center to begin my clinical training. Things don’t always work out the way we planned: like Lenny and George in Steinbeck’s, Of Mice and Men. Sometimes, the best-laid plans have […]
UT Southwestern Medical Center has joined an international consortium of leading universities to study the effectiveness of various stroke treatments from the patient's perspective.
Mariana was brought to Loyola Medical Center to treat a rare brain tumor at the young age of five. Her treatment process was extensive, including surgery, radiation and intense chemotherapy. Throughout it all, Mariana kept an optimistic attitude.
GOVERNMENT HEALTH CARE: Decaying Long Island V.A. Hospital Closes Operating Rooms. “Usually, there are 10 operations a week scheduled at the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center on Long Island. But since mid-February, the hospital’s five operating rooms have stood empty and unused, shut down after sand-size black particles began falling from air ducts.”
There is even a name for people who don't take their medications as prescribed: They are "noncompliant patients." And there are an awful lot of them: The Centers for Disease Control estimates that almost half of everyone taking prescription drugs does so incorrectly. Show More Summary
The five rooms at theNorthport Veterans Affairs Medical Center have gone unused since February because of sand-size black particles falling from air ducts.
Intensive therapies to reduce high blood pressure can cut the risk of heart disease in older adults without increasing the risk for falls, according to doctors at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
A project by UT Southwestern Medical Center students is being recognized at a White House ceremony today for their outstanding commitment to increasing hepatitis awareness as part of the annual National Hepatitis Testing Day observa...
Announcement of the appointment of a new vice president and chief medical officer at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. The medical center is at the core of University Hospitals' $4 billion health system and is ranked among America's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.