Everyone should learn cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) as it helps save lives.
Florida health officials issue warning to tourists amid a statewide Zika surge and declared a public health emergency across 9 affected counties.
As Zika outbreak engulfs the Central American country of Honduras, the government responded by declaring a nationwide state of emergency in an effort to avert further infections from spreading.
With the ‘extraordinary’ surge of Zika virus infections, an emergency convention of WHO health experts finally declared Zika an international health emergency.
Young adults may not recognize symptoms such a arm weakening, facial drooping and, speech problems as the signs of a stroke
The American Red Cross has been responding to a number of fire emergencies across the United States which usually spikes during the cold winter season.
An alarming surge in the number of infants born with brain disoders linked to mosquito-borne virus forced Brazilian authorities to declare nationwide state of emergency and advice women to postpone pregnancy plans.
Coordinated emergency response effort modeled after a program that began at Duke Medicine to speed up heart attack appears to have saved lives, according to a new study.
Two new studies found that dialysis patients are unprepared during emergencies and disasters.
According to a new study, when schools carry emergency epinephrine, they end up saving lives.
An analysis of emergency department (ED) visits by children, adolescents, and young adults from 2005-2010 found that rates increased across all insurance groups and the uninsured.
In 2012-2013, there were 5.77 million A&E attendances in England that were preceded by an inability to get a timely GP appointment, according to a new study.
The FDA has decided to allow generic versions of the emergency contraceptive pill to be sold over the counter without age restrictions.
The FDA has issued safety protocols in regards to using recalled Philips Healthcare defibrillators.
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is slated to have surgery Tuesday morning to remove blood between her brain and skull that has been causing new, according to AFP.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.