• By MedPageToday   -   Nov 22, 2017

    OB/GYN VS PCP: WHO SHOULD HANDLE SEXUAL HEALTH?

    Ob/gyn and primary care doc treatment decisions may vary

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 22, 2017

    PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LOWERS CVD RISK IN ELDERLY

    Any physical activity is better than none at all

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 22, 2017

    MORNING BREAK: SURPRISE IN CANCER DEATH CAUSES; THE SECRET SUGAR STUDY; THE 'BLUEBERRY CON'

    Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff

    Cancer
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 22, 2017

    OA PATIENTS UNDERUSE MOST TREATMENTS EXCEPT PAINKILLERS

    Better understanding of opioid use needed, especially among veterans

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    BLUEPRINT FOR SAVING BLOOD UNITS: A PATIENT BLOOD MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

    How hospitals can reduce the draining of the blood supply

    Hospital
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    TAKING A HARD LOOK AT ADMINISTRATIVE TASKS

    It's part of a movement to beat physician burnout, says Yul Ejnes, MD

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    PREVENTABLE CANCER ESTIMATE REACHES 40%

    Lifestyle factors contribute to 45% of cancer deaths

    Cancer
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    OB/GYN SOCIETY URGES HOSPITAL DISASTER PLANS

    Strategies to triage maternity patients during major emergencies are critical

    Plan, Hospital
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    OCT ANGIO GAINS GROUND: OPHTHALMOLOGY TIMES

    Also, lack of light perception after injury not necessarily permanent

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    PELZMAN'S PICKS: HOW STATES CAN CUT DISPARITIES IN CARE AND COSTS

    Also: 'There is nothing quiet about this room'

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    THE WORST SLIDE SHOW EVER

    We asked for your worst slides, and we got more than we bargained for

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    COUNTRY DOC BUCKS THE SYSTEM, LOSES LICENSE

    She's fighting back

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    CDC'S '6/18' INITIATIVE HELPING STATES FOCUS PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTIONS

    Smoking cessation, asthma, diabetes receiving increased attention

    Diabetes, Asthma
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    BIG TOBACCO WILL FINALLY RUN COURT-ORDERED ANTI-SMOKING ADS

    Corrective statements will run 11 years after ruling

    Tobacco
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    STUDY: TRANSFEMORAL ACCESS FOR PCI FAR FROM PERFECT

    At the same time, wrist access does provide better outcomes

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    OPIOIDS: FDA ISSUES NEW GUIDANCE TO DRUG MAKERS

    Document describes needed studies to develop generic versions of abuse-deterrent opioids

    Drugs
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    A VISUAL GUIDE TO THE NEW BLOOD PRESSURE GUIDELINES

    The ACC/AHA 2017 recommendations - in color and by the numbers

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    ORAL INSULIN NO HELP FOR T1D DELAY OR PREVENTION

    No support for oral insulin in autoantibody-positive relatives of T1D patients

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    SELF-INFLICTED INJURIES AMONG GIRLS DRAMATICALLY INCREASE

    Could this be the start of an epidemic?

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2017

    MEDICARE TO MODESTLY EXPAND ICD COVERAGE, END REGISTRY REQUIREMENT

    Proposal would end data collection and Class IV HF restriction for CRT

    Registry