Analysis of 1,003 tibial fracture patients in single-setting over 20 years, reveals 12 experience nonunion--or arrested healing; Findings include increased risk of arrested healing among women aged 30-49, significant delay in bone healing among smokers.
A new study shows that e-cigarette vaping negatively affects skin wound healing, causing damage similar to that of traditional cigarette smoking.
A survey of 20 disadvantaged neighbourhoods across the North West (UK) has revealed the social influences on why people attend their local Accident & Emergency department.
The results of clinical trials conducted in Ethiopia by the Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) open the way for more effective and safer treatments for people with both HIV and visceral leishmaniasis (VL).
Study: Decision-making predicts future drug addiction in recreational users
A new study shows that The Affordable Care Act reduces heart attack deaths in middle aged Americans.
Oliver dismantles the lingering doubts among parents about whether vaccines could cause autism. (They can't.)
But the accidents themselves tend to be mellower.
This isn't a new crisis.
In fatal two-car collisions, the driver who caused the incident is more likely to have recently used alcohol, marajuana, or both than the innocent driver. This raises traffice safety questions in an era of relaxed marajuana laws.
Researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital discovered a link between inflammation and mental illness using a mouse model of lupus.
Get to know about the newly FDA-approved allergy shot, which is a cheaper version of the EpiPen.
Lawsuit states that medical marijuana is a legitimate alternative to ease addiction to opioids. One of the plaintiff's in the lawsuit is the son of a longtime Republican state senator.
A study has found that rock climbing may be effective in treating symptoms of depression.
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.