A new report found that the average costs of cancer treatments increased from $5,000 in 2003 to $10,000 per month today.
A new study found that dermatologists who received free drug samples tended to writer prescriptions that were more costly.
A new pill that has the potential to replace the allergy shot was just approved by the FDA.
Most transgender patients report that they have had negative experiences in the hospital emergency department.
A new study found that identifying patients' personalities could be the key in promoting preventive care.
According to a new study, the number of prescriptions written for opioids have stabilized in 2008.
Female doctors spend more time than their male counterparts on parenting and household tasks, according to a new study.
A new study found that stethoscopes are more contaminated with bacteria than some areas of a physician's hand.
Zaheer Ali delivered his own baby after nurses deserted him at the hospital.
The Internet has brought on the democratization of information for all things including doctor ratings. A new US survey suggests that 65 percent of people reported awareness of online physician ratings and one in four reported using these sties.
Researchers reported that vaccine-preventable illnesses kill around 30,000 people per year.
A study found that the new DSM-5 criteria for autism could reduce the total number of cases.
In New Mexico, physician-assisted suicides might soon be allowed after a judge's ruling on a cancer case.
Doctors need to have more conversations about sex with their teenage patients.
Researchers have for the first time systematically pinpointed and catalogued compassionate words and actions and doctor-patient conversations. Experts hope the latest study will help create a behavioral guideline for medical training and education.
Senior citizens are at the top of the list of people at risk for contracting and unfortunately, passing away from the coronavirus. This is in great part due to their weaker immune systems and common existing health problems associated with aging. As such, it has been highly recommended that seniors do their best to remain at home to reduce the likelihood of contracting the virus.