Health

Surgeon General Declares Gun Violence a Public Health Crisis

The U.S. surgeon general, Dr. Vivek Murthy, on Tuesday declared gun violence in America a public health crisis, recommending an…

2 saat ago

Gilead Shot Provides Total Protection From HIV in Trial of Young African Women

It can take generic makers years to get ready to produce a drug, and they need to have a sense…

1 gün ago

How Pet Care Became a Big Business

Heather Massey brought Ladybird to the veterinarian when the 9-year-old mutt began having seizures. A scan from an M.R.I. machine…

2 gün ago

Are We Loving Our Pets to Death?

Pets are more popular than ever. Roughly two-thirds of American homes have at least one pet, up from 56 percent…

3 gün ago

How PBMs Are Driving Up Prescription Drug Costs

When P.B.M.s overcharge, it can increase costs for patients, not just employers and government programs like Medicare.The country’s most popular…

4 gün ago

How Helpful Is Walking for Lower Back Pain?

Doctors and physical therapists have long incorporated aerobic exercise into treatment programs for lower back pain. Movement can simultaneously ease…

5 gün ago

How Heat Affects the Brain

In July 2016, a heat wave hit Boston, with daytime temperatures averaging 92 degrees for five days in a row.…

6 gün ago

More Women in Africa Are Using Long-Acting Contraception, Changing Lives

On a busy day at the Kwapong Health Centre in rural Ghana, Beatrice Nyamekye put contraceptive implants into the arms…

1 hafta ago

Surgeon General Calls for Warning Labels on Social Media Platforms

The U.S. surgeon general, Dr. Vivek Murthy, announced on Monday that he would push for a warningon social…

1 hafta ago

Pregnant, Addicted and Fighting the Pull of Drugs

Kim Short waited in the doctor’s exam room on an icy day in February, exhausted from the first trimester of…

1 hafta ago

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