Study reports that 97% of UK general practitioners prescribe placebo pills to help patients.
A combined approach of pharmaceutical companies and medicines with environmental, agricultural, and social and medical factors can be an effective way of dealing with the antibiotics crisis, report states.
Certain types of bacteria are becoming harder and harder to fight because they are developing resistance toward antibiotics, leaving doctors little to no treatment options.
The American Academy of Pediatrics said that it is now updating its guidelines for treating acute otitis media (AOM). The guidelines are designed to lower the use of antibiotics in treating middle-ear infection in children, according to media reports.
One of the best antibiotics we are able to access is right within us – or outside us, to be more specific.
A new study has found that treating malnourished children with antibiotics along with a peanut-based food is better than just the therapeutic food.
Medicaid, America's most prominent health insurance program, is a boon for pregnant women, as well as women who are trying to conceive a child. It covers a plethora of reproductive healthcare services, including family planning and pregnancy-related care (prenatal services, childbirth, and postpartum services and care) without cost-sharing. Medicaid law strictly prohibits the states from charging co-payments, deductibles, or other such service charges.