Clinical CareEffort to Limit Unnecessary C-Sections Making Strides
Cesarean section births can have dangerous complications such as hemorrhaging.
Covid-19'Wisdom and Fear' Lead 90% of U.S. Seniors to COVID Vaccines
90% of people 65 and older are at least partly vaccinated against the disease.
NursingVoice, Distinct Alert Tones Cut Nurse Alarm Response Time to Emergency Events
Response times improved by up to 59% faster, Ohio State study says.
Covid-19AIHA Voices Concerns About COVID-19 ETS
AIHA argued the ETS does not recognize that all healthcare workers are at risk of inhalation exposure given the strong...
Covid-19Amid COVID Booster Debate, West Virginia to Check Immunity of Vaccinated Nursing Home Residents
Starting in August, the state plans to begin measuring the levels of disease-fighting antibodies in the blood of vaccinated nursing...
Clinical CareCOVID Renews Interest in Radiation, but Docs Caution Against Pilgrimages to Radon-Filled Mines
Clinical CareWomen Say California Insurer Makes It Too Hard to Get Drug for Postpartum Depression
However, California's new law has been hailed by advocates as a national model for mental health reform.
StrategyAs Holdout Missouri Joins Nation in Monitoring Opioid Prescriptions, Experts Worry
Some in public health now argue that monitoring programs to cut off prescription opiate misuse, will push addicts to use...
Covid-19Big Leagues Balk at Endorsing Vaccination
Despite resources that other industries can only dream of, most pro leagues in the U.S. are struggling to get their...
Covid-19Wildfire Smoke Drives People in Low-Vaccinated Areas Indoors, Raising Outbreak Fears
The smoke and unrelenting heat pummeling Montana have driven people to seek refuge at libraries, movie theaters, museums and other...
Clinical CareA Chilling Cure: Facing Killer Heat, ERs Use Body Bags to Save Lives
Zipping heatstroke patients into ice-filled body bags works so well it could become a go-to treatment in a world increasingly...
Clinical CareHow ERs Fail Patients with Addiction: One Patient's Tragic Death
Addicts often fall victim to two huge gaps in the U.S. healthcare system: a paucity of addiction treatment and high...