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Valerie Harper's husband says doctors are recommending hospice care, explains why he ‘can’t’ and ‘won’t’

Valerie Harper's husband, Tony Cacciotti, recently revealed that doctors have recommended he put the "Mary Tyler Moore Show" star -- who has been bat...

Valerie Harper's husband says doctors are recommending hospice care, explains why he ‘can’t’ and ‘won’t’

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Valerie Harper's husband: Why I refuse to put Val in hospice care, despite doctors' urging In a message shared on Facebook, Valerie Harper's husband, Tony Cacciotti, writes that he "can't" and "won't" put the ailing actress i...
04:28, 2019-07-24

Doctors advise hospice care for Valerie Harper, TV's 'Rhoda' Six years after going public with her brain cancer diagnosis, "Rhoda" sitcom star Valerie Harper's health apparently has taken a turn for the worse, ...
22:44, 2019-07-24

Valerie Harper to stay out of hospice care husband says Valerie Harper's husband, Tony Cacciotti, announced on Facebook he will not be taking his wife into hospice care amid her battle with cancer....
16:52, 2019-07-24

Valerie Harper to stay out of hospice care, husband says Valerie Harper's husband, Tony Cacciotti, announced on Facebook he will not be taking his wife into hospice care amid her battle with cancer....
17:40, 2019-07-24

Valerie Harper's husband says he can't send her to hospice Valerie Harper's husband says he will not follow doctors' advice to put his wife in hospice care....
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9/11 first responder who testified with Jon Stewart now in hospice care The cancer-ridden NYPD detective who shared emotional testimony last week in support of reauthorizing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund is ...
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9/11 first responder in hospice care issues final plea to Congress A 9/11 first responder in hospice care issued a final plea to Congress on Fox News on Thursday afternoon, urging them to reauthorize the fund that pr...
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Making A Difference: Friends With Flowers Delivers Joy To Hospice Care Patients SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A group in Scott County is hoping to make the experience of hospice care patients and their families a little bett...
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Valerie Harper’s husband Tony Cacciotti says star’s health battle has ‘deepened’ their marriage Valerie Harper’s husband Tony Cacciotti is determined to be by his wife’s side no matter what....
11:44, 2019-07-25

R.I.P. Valerie Harper, star of Rhoda and Valerie Valerie Harper, TV’s Rhoda and Valerie, has died. Harper, who had battled lung cancer which had spread to her brain, was confirmed to have died by he...
01:52, 2019-08-31

Doctors to end care for French patient in landmark right-to-die case Doctors treating French quadriplegic Vincent Lambert, who has been in a deep vegetative state for more than a decade, plan to stop feeding him this w...
13:56, 2019-05-20

Doctors aghast at Groupon deals for medical care Enlarge / Coupons from the advertising section of a Sunday newspaper (credit: Getty | Karen Bleier) Doctors online expressed shock and dismay afte...
00:16, 2019-09-07

Doctors, hospitals take up arms against Democrats’ health care changes WASHINGTON — Across months of debates, stump speeches, TV appearances and position papers, the face of everything wrong with the U.S. health care ind...
21:32, 2019-11-10

Many primary care doctors underscreen, misdiagnose diabetes New research shows about 25 percent of physicians misdiagnose people with diabetes with prediabetes, in addition to missing risk factors and signs of...
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Many doctors in training may skip routine health care (Reuters Health) - Trainee doctors often miss out on routine medical care and preventive health services even when they take daily prescriptions, a s...
22:56, 2019-12-05

Poland’s doctors march to demand more health care funding WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Hundreds of doctors have marched through Poland’s capital of Warsaw to demand higher spending on health care to cut waiti...
16:52, 2019-06-01

Walgreens will soon open primary care doctors offices in some of its stores Walgreens signed a partnership with VillageMD to open primary care doctors' offices in five Walgreens stores in Houston. It's the latest in...
17:44, 2019-04-10

First-year trainee doctors spend little time on patient care (Reuters Health) - Over a typical 24-hour shift, first year residents training in internal medicine spend just three hours on direct patient care and...
23:20, 2019-04-15

Julian Assange ‘could die in prison’ without urgent medical care: doctors WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is so sick, he could die in prison if he does not get urgent medical care, according to an open letter sent Monday t...
14:44, 2019-11-25

Reduced work hours for trainee doctors not seen to compromise care (Reuters Health) - Physicians who trained in U.S. hospitals under recent reforms that capped their work hours appear to provide care that's similar i...
22:04, 2019-07-11

Kristen Bell explains why she and husband Dax Shepard don't remember their anniversary In an Instagram post, Kristen Bell confessed she and Dax Shepard don't remember their anniversary – and explained why that's OK with both of them. &#...
03:28, 2019-10-22

Gwyneth Paltrow explains why it took over a year for husband Brad Falchuk to move in Gwyneth Paltrow and husband Brad Falchuk spent their first year of marriage living separately. The Goop guru explains why the move just happened. ...
14:48, 2019-10-03

GoodRx co-CEO explains how its new service helps patients access medical care for just $20 "We wanted to just have an easy solution that anyone could use to get quick care of the most pressing things that affect millions and millions of Ame...
04:08, 2019-09-28

Medical care for detained migrants violates doctors’ oath, says physician in JAMA commentary As the administration of President Donald Trump gears up to hold more migrants in detention facilities for longer periods of times, health care and m...
01:20, 2019-09-04

Mexico budget cuts hit patient care and delay kids' surgeries, doctors warn Mexico's hospitals are reeling under steep budget cuts by the country's new government, with surgery delays for children, reductions in testing and s...
02:52, 2019-05-25

Kate McKinnon's Elizabeth Warren Explains Health Care Better Than Any Cable Pundit In an 'SNL' cold open, Kate McKinnon portraying Elizabeth Warren defends the presidential candidate's new health care plan....
16:52, 2019-11-03

Actress Gabrielle Stone explains why she left the country after husband’s affair, heartbreaking relationship Nearly two years after Gabrielle Stone said “I do,” the actress and director discovered her husband was having an affair with a 19-year-old for six m...
11:12, 2019-12-31

Edie Adams’ son explains why her late husband Ernie Kovacs is seemingly forgotten in Hollywood Josh Mills is proud to run the estate of Ernie Kovacs, a man he’s never met who was married to his mother....
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'Big Bang Theory' star Kaley Cuoco explains why she and husband Karl Cook still don't live together Former “Big Bang Theory” actress Kaley Cuoco revealed that she and her husband are still not living together....
17:12, 2019-10-08

'Real Housewives' star Braunwyn Windham-Burke explains birthday threesome tradition with husband “Real Housewives of Orange County” star Braunwyn Windham-Burke detailed how having a threesome with her husband became a birthday tradition....
18:36, 2019-10-08

Anthony Davis trade rumors: Celtics to be 'aggressive' in deal for Pelicans star despite risk he wont re-sign in free agency Davis, who'll be a free agent in the summer of 2020, reportedly prefers the Lakers or Knicks as a long-term destination...
01:48, 2019-06-11

Last Mile Health CEO Raj Panjabi Says Underpaid Women Subsidize Health Care Globally and Doctors Are Often to Blame The world is currently facing the largest health care worker shortage in history and Dr. Raj Panjabi, CEO and founder of Last Mile Health, believes h...
00:20, 2019-10-18

Chief medical officer considers recommending tax on unhealthy food A tax on baby food, pizzas and cakes could subsidise fruit and vegetables, England's chief medical officer says....
21:44, 2019-05-30

The Feds Are Recommending Mandatory Helmet Laws, Which Do Not Work, For Bicyclists Too More cyclists are dying on American roads. Last year, 857 cyclists were killed by drivers, a 6.3 percent increase from the year prior, even as overal...
18:52, 2019-11-06

For the First Time, an Expert Panel Is Recommending a Drug to Prevent High-Risk Groups From Getting HIV Over the past few decades, doctors and researchers have made admirable progress in controlling the spread of HIV, mainly by using anti-HIV drugs in p...
19:32, 2019-06-11

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife have reportedly been privately recommending hires for the Buttigieg campaign (FB) Paras Griffin/Getty Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have been recommending campaign hires to presidential candidate Pete B...
16:52, 2019-10-21

Blair recommending ban on ‘assault-style’ firearms, letting cities enact extra rules "I think there are measures we can take to make those guns just generally unacceptable and inaccessible," said Bill Blair on Tuesday....
17:04, 2019-06-18

University of Calgary promises support for exchange students after recommending they leave Hong Kong The University of Calgary has joined with other campuses across the country in encouraging its foreign exchange students to leave Hong Kong for their...
01:56, 2019-11-19

The Texas parole board is recommending a delay for Rodney Reed’s execution after Kim Kardashian West and Beyoncé pushed for a reprieve Associated Press The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles recommended that the execution of inmate Rodney Reed be delayed, five days before it's schedu...
23:24, 2019-11-15

Dog who got forever home thanks to a hospice dies of cancer CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (AP) — A rescued dog named Lola who got her forever home thanks to a New York hospice has died of cancer. Hospice Buffalo confirmed...
16:48, 2019-06-13

9/11 first responder pleads for victims fund from his hospice bed Luis Alvarez, who testified with Jon Stewart, asked Congress to ‘do the right thing’ in what he expects to be his last interviewAn emergency first re...
20:04, 2019-06-21

9/11 first responder who testified with Jon Stewart now in hospice: 'I'm resting and I'm at peace' The 9/11 first responder whose moving testimony before a House subcommittee last week was watched by millions said he is now in hospice care....
19:44, 2019-06-19

Officers line up in tribute to boy entering hospice with cancer John Hoague-Rivette, an 11-year-old boy who has an aggressive form of brain cancer, got a hero’s goodbye....
03:48, 2019-08-01

A coffee shop’s owner went into hospice. His competitor worked there for free to help. Pixie Adams threw the weight of her own business behind her competitor to help pay his medical bills and keep his business afloat....
03:48, 2019-12-14

Terminally ill father gets to watch new Star Wars early at hospice A terminally ill hospice patient has been granted his wish to see the new Star Wars film early from his bed....
19:44, 2019-12-02

Kate Middleton Writes Heartfelt Letter for Children's Hospice Week Kate Middleton is raising awareness for a cause near and dear to her heart. On Monday, Each Anglia's Children's Hospice (EACH) published a letter w...
14:52, 2019-06-17

Kiefer Sutherland performs surprise show at Hampshire children's hospice The charity had appealed for actor Kiefer Sutherland to join them for "tea, cake and a jam"....
12:36, 2019-08-06

Katie Hill asked estranged husband to be stay-at-home ‘house husband’: report Embattled Congresswoman Katie Hill wanted her husband — with whom she reportedly had a “throuple” relationship that included a youn...
01:08, 2019-10-26

Katie Hill asked estranged husband to be stay at home ‘house husband’: report Embattled Congresswoman Katie Hill wanted her husband — with whom she reportedly had a “throuple” relationship that included a youn...
23:24, 2019-10-25

A hospice patient's final request was to watch the Battle of Winterfell. The 'Game of Thrones' cast did her one better Cast members of Game of Thrones surpassed the expectations of an 88-year-old hospice patient in Providence, Rhode Island....
19:08, 2019-05-01

Health-care companies use technology and data to boost primary care services From venture-backed start-ups to drug store retailers, there is a big push this year to use technology and data to supercharge the less glamorous sid...
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Patients don't care about provider religious ties, expect all needed care (Reuters Health) - Nearly three quarters of Americans don't care about the religious affiliation of their hospital or healthcare network, but an equa...
21:44, 2019-12-27

Fernando Ricksen throws birthday party for daughter, 7, at hospice where he is battling Motor Neurone Disease Former Glasgow Rangers footballer Fernando Ricksen threw a birthday party for his seven-year-old at the hospice where he is battling Motor Neurone Di...
18:32, 2019-06-19

'Game of Thrones' cast sends well-wishes to hospice patient who died shortly after Season 8, Episode 3 Walton, a lifelong Rhode Islander, wanted to watch the third episode of the show's final season before she died. It aired Sunday, with a long-awaited...
15:00, 2019-05-01

Older adults in long-term care need mental health, suicide prevention care Lawmakers and medical professionals need to help curb the suicide risk for older adults living in long-term care, based on a new study suggesting men...
19:36, 2019-06-17

Dispensed: Sanofi's new plan, UnitedHealth's growing bet on medical care, and why Anthem isn't getting into the primary care business Benoit Tessier/Reuters Hello, Welcome to Dispensed, Business Insider's weekly healthcare newsletter in which we have officially consumed enough holid...
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Giada De Laurentiis says self-care is an essential part of her life: ‘You need to take care of yourself’ Being a sought-after celebrity chef hasn’t stopped Giada De Laurentiis from having a healthy lifestyle....
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Care firm's leadership criticised by Care Quality Commission Inspectors were worried about use of restraint, risk management and lack of accountability at Cygnet....
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Valerie Harper Dead at 80 Mary was always going to make it after all--but she did usually have Rhoda by her side. Valerie Harper died Friday morning, her family confirmed to ...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Valerie Plame's First Campaign Ad Is...Really Something Remember Valerie Plame? She’s back, she’s running for Congress in New Mexico, and she says in her first campaign ad that she’s got “scores” to settle...
20:12, 2019-09-09

Future demand for elderly care services like assisted living & in-home care are rife for digital disruption As the Baby Boomer population ages, society is on the cusp of dealing with an unprecedented number of senior citizens who will need elder care. Busin...
14:40, 2019-10-01

How the Affordable Care Act transformed our health-care system The U.S. health-care system has been transformed in the decade since passage of the Affordable Care Act. Millions of Americans gained health insuranc...
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Residents in care homes 'missing out on dental care' Inspectors warn care homes and the NHS to do more to look after the teeth of vulnerable residents....
01:28, 2019-06-24

Social care: Homeowners urged to pay £30,000 towards care by downsizing People who can afford it should pay up to £30,000 by downsizing or releasing equity, report says....
12:04, 2019-04-29

Remembering Valerie Harper, the best best friend TV has ever seen If the death of 'Mary Tyler Moore Show' and 'Rhoda' star Valerie Harper makes you feel like you've lost a dear friend, that&...
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Valerie Harper: Her life in pictures Valerie Harper is best known for playing Rhoda Morgenstern on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” in the 1970s. She went on to numerous TV appear...
05:40, 2019-08-31

Ex-CIA spy Valerie Plame is running for Congress Ex-CIA spy Valerie Plame is running for an open House seat in New Mexico. Plame, rumored to run, made it official Wednesday when she filed paperwork ...
18:04, 2019-05-09

Valerie Harper, TV’s Rhoda, has died at 80 LOS ANGELES (AP) – Valerie Harper, who scored guffaws and stole hearts as Rhoda Morgenstern on back-to-back hit sitcoms in the 1970s, has died....
02:08, 2019-08-31

MeTV to pay tribute to Valerie Harper with 'The Best of Rhoda' MeTV announced Tuesday that it will air "The Best of Rhoda" on Sunday in tribute to Valerie Harper, who died Friday....
19:04, 2019-09-03

Valerie Harper, star of 'Rhoda,' dies at 80 Valerie Harper, the television and stage actor audiences came to love as Rhoda on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," died Friday, her family announced. She...
02:32, 2019-08-31

Happy 80th birthday, Valerie Harper Valerie Harper is best known for playing Rhoda Morgenstern on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” in the 1970s. She went on to numerous TV appear...
08:28, 2019-08-22

Famous birthdays for Aug. 22: Valerie Harper, Ty Burrell Actor Valerie Harper turns 80 and actor Ty Burrell turns 52, among the famous birthdays for Aug. 22....
09:16, 2019-08-22

Actress Valerie Harper, TV’s Rhoda, Dies at 80 (LOS ANGELES) — Valerie Harper, who scored guffaws, stole hearts and busted TV taboos as the brash, self-deprecating Rhoda Morgenstern on back-...
01:44, 2019-08-31

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19:08, 2019-11-11

Valerie Harper, Who Won Fame and Emmys as ‘Rhoda,’ Dies at 80 Originally a theater actress, she parlayed a role as a wisecracking sidekick on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” into her own sitcom....
06:48, 2019-08-31

Funeral held for 'Rhoda' star Valerie Harper A funeral was held this weekend in Los Angeles for "Rhoda" and "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" actress Valerie Harper....
15:36, 2019-09-08

Hollywood pays tribute to 'great friend' Valerie Harper Valerie Harper, the Emmy-winning actress who parlayed a scene-stealing role on "The Mary Tyler Moore" show into her own hit series "Rhoda," died Frid...
03:04, 2019-08-31

Valerie Harper, Emmy-winning 'Rhoda' star, dead at 80 Valerie Harper, who achieved fame as Rhoda on the classic sitcom "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and continued as the character in a popular spinoff seri...
02:32, 2019-08-31

How sitcom queen Valerie Bertinelli made cooking her new baby Valerie Bertinelli is having a pop-culture moment — or two or three. Oldies network getTV is now airing her TV Land sitcom “Hot in Cleveland” (2010-2...
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Valerie Harper's family launches GoFundMe for her cancer treatment Valerie Harper's family is seeking financial help for her treatment as she continues to battle cancer....
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Unapologetically black: the vision of Toni Morrison | Valerie Babb Morrison reshaped our literature, making it more reflective of the nation that generated itMost bios begin, “Toni Morrison was an American writer,” a...
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‘Murder-for-hire’ cop Valerie Cincinelli must undergo psych exam A judge wants the NYPD officer accused of plotting to murder her estranged hubby — as well as her boyfriend’s teen daughter — to un...
00:24, 2019-07-18

Kate commends staff and 'awe-inspiring' families at official hospice unveiling in Norfolk The Duchess of Cambridge commended caregivers and families at the official unveiling of a hospice today....
17:08, 2019-11-15

'Child hospice allowed my son to die comfortably at home' A mother who lost her two-year-old son to cancer today told of the "amazing" care her family received from a children's hospice....
12:28, 2019-11-11

Ed Asner sends well wishes to former co-star Valerie Harper as she fights cancer Ed Asner is sending his love to his former "Mary Tyler Moore Show" co-star, Valerie Harper as she battles her fight with cancer.    &...
22:56, 2019-07-25

Actress Valerie Harper of 'Mary Tyler Moore show' dies at 80 Actress Valerie Harper, who won four Emmy awards playing budding feminist Rhoda Morgenstern on the classic 1970s TV series "The Mary Tyler Moore Show...
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Actress Valerie Harper of 'Mary Tyler Moore show,' dies at 80 Actress Valerie Harper, who won four Emmy awards playing budding feminist Rhoda Morgenstern on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and her own sitcom, died o...
02:24, 2019-08-31

US actress Valerie Harper from 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' dies at 80 US TV legend Valerie Harper from 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' has died at 80 years old after a long battle with lung and brain cancer....
08:32, 2019-08-31

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante to give speech at UN Climate Summit The mayor will also receive environmental activist Greta Thunberg at Montreal City Hall after a climate march on Sept. 27....
16:16, 2019-09-19

Valerie Bertinelli announces new weight loss journey: 'I want to feel better about my life' Valerie Bertinelli has begun 2020 with a new zest for life and a willingness to start a weight loss journey....
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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Country Music: Live at the Ryman’ and a Valerie Harper Tribute Ken Burns hosts a concert leading up to the premiere of his new PBS documentary. And MeTV airs a three-hour marathon in honor of Ms. Harper....
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Inside NYPD cop Valerie Cincinelli’s alleged murder-for-hire plot An NYPD cop gave her boyfriend $7,000 to arrange the killings of her estranged husband and her boyfriend’s daughter in a plot that led to her a...
01:32, 2019-05-18

AMC gives series order to meta-sitcom Kevin Can F**k Himself from Lodge 49's Valerie Armstrong According to TVLine, AMC has given a series order to Kevin Can F**k Himself (it’s supposed to be “fuck,” but the official title is evidently meant fo...
05:08, 2019-10-02

'Young & the Restless,' Alex Trebek, Valerie Bertinelli win Daytime Emmys "Y&R" won the top prize of Outstanding Drama, as well as the trophies for writing and directing, at the Daytime Emmy Awards ceremony in Pasadena on S...
05:32, 2019-05-06

‘Mary Tyler Moore Show,’ 'Rhoda' star Valerie Harper dead at 80 Television icon Valerie Harper, best known as wise-cracking Rhoda on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show,” has died after a long bout with cancer. She was 80 ...
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Valerie Graves murder: Man jailed for life over 2013 killing of beloved grandmother A man who bludgeoned grandmother Valerie Graves to death in a burglary-gone-wrong in 2013 was today jailed for life....
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Bellator MMA babe Valerie Loureda calls out flyweights ahead of dramatic return Mixed martial artist fighter Valerie Loureda has sent her fans into a flurry after making the dramatic announcement on her Instagram page...
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NYPD cop Valerie Cincinelli held without bail in alleged murder-for-hire plot An NYPD cop was ordered held without bail Friday in an alleged murder-for-hire plot targeting her estranged husband and her boyfriend’s daughte...
00:00, 2019-05-18

Patiserie Valerie arrests: Five people questioned over accounting fraud before cake chain collapsed Five people have been arrested and questioned over alleged accounting fraud at the Patisserie Valerie chain, the Serious Fraud Office has said....
16:40, 2019-06-23

Actress Valerie Harper of 'Mary Tyler Moore show,' dies at 80: New York Times Actress Valerie Harper, who won four Emmy awards playing a budding feminist who battled her insecurities with humor and sarcasm on "The Mary Tyler Mo...
02:00, 2019-08-31

Valerie Harper’s daughter Cristina Cacciotti speaks out on ‘Rhoda’ star’s health battle Valerie Harper’s daughter, Cristina Cacciotti, still has vivid memories of the “Rhoda” actress listening to Little Richard and the Beach Boys while t...
11:48, 2019-08-06

Valerie Harper, Emmy award-winning star of TV series Rhoda, dies aged 80 Harper was a breakout star on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, then the lead of her own series, RhodaValerie Harper, who stole hearts and busted TV taboos ...
04:44, 2019-08-31

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante thanks youth for holding leaders accountable at UN Climate Summit Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante spoke at the United Nations at the opening of the UN Climate Summit....
18:04, 2019-09-23

Audiobooks: Valerie Jarrett, Amber Tamblyn and Alyssa Mastromonaco Tell Personal Stories of Female Empowerment Three audiobook memoirs, narrated by the authors, recount individual paths to success with universal lessons....
22:20, 2019-04-26

‘Mary Tyler Moore Show’ star Valerie Harper, who played street-smart Rhoda in 2 sitcoms, dies at 80 ‘Mary Tyler Moore Show’ star Valerie Harper, who played street-smart Rhoda in 2 sitcoms, dies at 80...
01:44, 2019-08-31

'Mary Tyler Moore Show' star Valerie Harper's family sets up fundraising page for her cancer battle “Mary Tyler Moore” actress Valerie Harper’s family set up a GoFundMe page to help pay for the rising cost of her battle with cancer....
20:20, 2019-07-18

Valerie Harper, beloved star of 'Mary Tyler Moore Show,' dies at 80 Valerie Harper, best known for roles on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Rhoda," had overcome multiple medical crises over the years.   &#...
05:40, 2019-08-31

Valerie Harper's death reminded me of my rant about 'Rhoda' and the great response I got A pioneering writer's answer to my frustrated letter about a TV sitcom crystallizes a key moment in feminist history. We were on the cusp of cha...
19:56, 2019-08-31

GoFundMe created to ease Valerie Harper's 'unrelenting medical costs' amid cancer fight Valerie Harper's family is hoping her fans will offer relief when it comes to medical expenses.        ...
16:04, 2019-07-18

'Goodnight beautiful': Valerie Harper's 'Mary Tyler Moore' co-star Ed Asner pays tribute Celebrity tributes are pouring in for Valerie Harper after the beloved actress died Friday following a battle with cancer. She was 80.   &...
05:40, 2019-08-31

What you should eat and drink to get over the flu, according to doctors r. nial bradshaw/Flickr Water is the best thing you can take to help you get over the flu. Yogurt is abundant in vitamins that can help decrease inte...
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What types of eye doctors are there? There are three main types of eye care doctor. In this article, find out about their different roles, as well as the differences in training and leve...
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How to prevent the flu, according to doctors Reuters Doctors recommend that your best line of defense against the flu each year is to get a flu vaccine. People who should not get a standard flu ...
23:00, 2019-11-08

The Mets' Plague Doctors Are At It Again The latest string of updates about the quad injury that’s hounding Mets second baseman Robinson Cano are so familiar that it’s hard to absorb them wi...
19:52, 2019-06-09

What doctors say about using melatonin as a jet lag cure Melatonin is generally thought to be a safe, short-term solution for jet lag. But how does it work? When to take it — and how much? And, is it safe f...
08:48, 2020-01-03

Doctors more likely to prescribe opioids later in the day A new study finds that doctors are more likely to write opioid prescriptions during the last appointments of the day and if appointments are running ...
02:52, 2019-09-06

Syndrome without a name: The boy who baffles doctors Working out what makes Charlie Parkes ill is like fitting together "little pieces of a puzzle", his mum says....
09:56, 2019-04-26

Why detoxing is a load of BS: doctors The only thing you’re cleansing is your wallet. “Detox” is the hottest word in the woo-woo universe right now. Fancy teas, juices, ...
00:40, 2019-10-15

What to eat to stay well during flu season, according to doctors Two doctors tell us which fruit and vegetables we should be adding to our daily diet as flu season hits - plus, the perfect immune-boosting smoothie ...
12:20, 2020-01-19

Why Doctors Still Offer Treatments That May Not Help Evidence-based medicine has made progress since doctors’ infamous bloodletting of George Washington, but less than you might think....
11:41, 2019-08-26

Non-white cancer survivors less likely to get doctors they need Minority cancer survivors are less likely than their white counterparts to have frequent access to doctors who understand or share their culture, acc...
22:12, 2019-11-05

Doctors: When Opposites Attract, for Life Of all the obstacles to initiating hospice care that have been cited, the devotion of wife to husband, or child to parent, is the hardest to quantify...
16:04, 2019-04-09

Patients have 'less pain' when doctors believe in treatment Whether a doctor believes in a cure can influence how effective it is for the patient, a new study shows. The findings could affect the way doctors a...
12:04, 2019-10-22

UA College of Medicine graduates more than 100 new doctors TUCSON — There are more than 100 graduates in the University of Arizona’s college of medicine class of 2019. Thursday night they official...
07:28, 2019-05-10

The 10 US cities where doctors make the most money Jean-Paul Pelissier/Reuters Doximity, a networking app for physicians, analyzed the 10 cities where physicians make the most money. Physicians in the...
17:56, 2019-12-10

Rx for Doctors: Stop With the Urine Tests The tests often are positive in people without symptoms, particularly older patients. The result: overtreatment with antibiotics....
22:40, 2019-10-14

Boy, 7, has been 'constipated for 5 years' and doctors are baffled Connor Roxburgh has to use a tube to go to the toilet and sometimes goes six weeks without having a bowel movement, but doctors kept telling his worr...
14:40, 2020-01-14

How much weight you should gain during pregnancy, according to doctors diignat / Shutterstock How much weight you gain while pregnant depends on your size and shape before you were pregnant. Typical weight gain is 25 to ...
22:36, 2019-11-27

Doctors in China are using 5G internet to do surgery from far away 5G is helping doctors in China conduct surgery from hundreds of kilometres away, such as directing cardiac operation and performing brain stimulation...
10:42, 2019-04-09

What Men Who Aren’t Doctors Should Know About Legislating Abortion The male legislators passing anti-abortion laws in Alabama, Georgia, and more don't seem to know anything about women's health....
17:36, 2019-05-17

AI can diagnose childhood illnesses better than some doctors Artificial intelligence has now been used to sort through medical history, lab tests, and symptoms and find a diagnosis for common and life-threateni...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Why Russian doctors are fed up with state-run hospitals Overtime and bad pay are normal for medical staff working in Russia's state-run hospitals, with many working side jobs just to make ends meet. Some f...
20:12, 2019-11-28

From the archive: Should doctors swap horse for car? Back in the 1890s, many medical men were pondering whether motoring would be more suitable for their work than driving As cars emerged in the 1890s, ...
14:20, 2019-10-09

New bill would allow doctors to test for HIV without consent New York doctors would be able to test patients for HIV without their consent, under a measure advocates say would boost detection but opponents argu...
04:08, 2019-05-27

Grey's Anatomy's Departed Doctors: Where Are They Now? Over the years, Grey's Anatomy has introduced a whole lot of doctors at Seattle Grace, Seattle Grace Mercy West, or Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital. M...
22:48, 2019-05-16

Female doctors are more likely to go part-time Physicians aren’t immune to the trade-offs working women face, new research shows. Female doctors are more likely than their male peers to shift to p...
01:16, 2019-08-07

German doctors convicted over abortion law The doctors were found to have broken a regulation that forbids describing how an abortion is performed. Campaigners have argued that lack of access ...
16:32, 2019-06-14

How Much Nature Is Enough? 120 Minutes a Week, Doctors Say Researchers have now quantified the ideal amount of time needed to reap the health benefits of the great outdoors....
15:16, 2019-06-13

AI is now better at predicting mortality than human doctors As scientists continue to toil away at creating machine learning algorithms that will one day enslave humanity save us all, artificial intelligence r...
05:16, 2019-05-14

NHS to pay tax bills to get doctors back to work The row over pensions has led to doctors refusing to do overtime because they were being landed with hefty tax bills....
19:16, 2019-11-18

Doctors extract 526 teeth from Indian boy Indian doctors removed a tumor with a record number of 526 teeth inside a seven-year-old boy's mouth, the medical team in the southern city of Chenna...
16:52, 2019-08-02

Doctors and nurses in the UK not honored as often as other professions (Reuters Health) - People in the healthcare industry are less likely than those in sports and the arts to be awarded British honors like knighthoods ...
23:48, 2019-12-23

How do doctors test for Crohn's disease? Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease. There is no single test for diagnosing it. A doctor might order a few different tests to con...
22:28, 2019-11-16

You could lose more weight by sleeping in than by going to the gym, doctors say A sleep specialist has found that those who sleep less than seven hours a night have a higher body fat percentage than those who get a full night's s...
12:44, 2020-01-12

Doctors Win Again, in Cautionary Tale for Democrats Surprise billing legislation suddenly stalls. Like “Medicare for all,” the proposal would have lowered the pay of some physicians....
23:40, 2019-12-17

BAME doctors more likely to be investigated than white ones David Sellu tells his story as BBC figures suggest BAME doctors are proportionally more likely to be investigated than white doctors....
14:24, 2019-06-16

Lil Nas X Explains What a “Panini" Is GQ’s Breakout of the Year busts some myths for his followers in an episode of “Actually Me.”...
20:48, 2019-11-21

How doctors will turn a breech birth before and during labor Marek Valovic/Shutterstock A breech vaginal birth happens in about 4% of full-term pregnancies and is when a woman gives birth to a baby that does no...
00:48, 2020-01-08

Protecting Sleep in the Hospital, for Both Patients and Doctors What if sleep were considered a continuous infusion of a medication that helped patients heal faster?...
12:00, 2019-06-04

Doctors: Doctor, We Need You in the Writer’s Room, Stat I took a break from the I.C.U. to write on a medical drama. It was a chance to imagine a world where the outcomes followed the script I wanted....
11:40, 2019-05-15

Why don’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us | Gabrielle Jackson The medical community have known for a century that women are living in constant pain. They’ve done nothing about itIt’s frustrating to have question...
20:56, 2019-09-01

Doctors Said She'd Die Before High School. But She Wanted to Go to College. Diagnosed with a deadly genetic disease as a child, Megan Crowley wanted to do more than just survive it. She wanted to live a full life....
06:08, 2019-06-02

For some trauma doctors, clash with NRA proves therapeutic A recent clash with the National Rifle Association (NRA) has shown some doctors who treat gunshot victims a way to heal their own trauma: through act...
12:36, 2019-05-15

How doctors got it wrong: 3 'conditions' they no longer recognize Historically, doctors have got things wrong and, occasionally, very much so. In this Spotlight feature, we look at three no longer recognized 'condit...
20:00, 2019-07-12

Chest pain in women: What causes it, and how do doctors diagnose it? A heart attack is a common cause of chest pain, but women may have different symptoms than men. Learn about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of c...
22:44, 2019-12-04

Google’s new AI is better at detecting lung cancer than doctors Science fiction has taught us to fear the inevitable rise of digital brains and while it’s true that handing too much power to machines of our own cr...
18:04, 2019-05-22

Woman's eye bursts after using her mobile phone too much, doctors say A blood vessel in the woman's retina exploded after a long session on her phone in China, causing temporary blindness...
15:12, 2019-11-13

Doctors say new immigration rules will mean sicker migrants CHICAGO — Diabetics skipping regular checkups. Young asthmatics not getting preventive care. A surge in expensive emergency room visits. Doctors and ...
23:32, 2019-08-19

Indian doctors remove 7.4kg kidney from patient A kidney usually weighs between 120-150g, so this was one of the heaviest on record, doctors say....
05:44, 2019-11-26

Doctors remove giant 7.4kg kidney from man in India Organ nearly 45cm-long was cut from 56-year-old suffering from autosomal dominant polycystic kidney diseaseIndian surgeons have cut a kidney weighing...
11:28, 2019-11-26

A New Generation of Activist Doctors Is Fighting for Medicare for All Miriam Callahan remembers the patient who clarified her decision to become a political activist. He was homeless, suffered from severe arthritis in h...
13:16, 2019-10-24

Cancer doctors don't focus on lifestyle risks (Reuters Health) - Cancer specialists only rarely advise patients on lifestyle changes that could improve overall health and possibly also reduce the...
00:44, 2019-08-27

You've had a miscarriage. Here's how long doctors recommend you wait before trying again Kevin Kozicki/Getty Images You can usually get pregnant after a miscarriage within 4 to 6 weeks. The biggest factor is your next ovulation. Research ...
00:44, 2019-11-27

How teamwork of rival doctors could cut need for open surgery A pioneering unit that unites two competing factions of doctors is expected to reduce the number of patients undergoing open surgery....
11:16, 2019-07-05

Doctors warn against new 'shell on' Snapchat challenge Teens are daring each other to eat plastic packaging, cardboard boxes and fruit peels — and posting videos of themselves doing it to Snapchat — in a ...
16:52, 2019-04-18

Julian Assange's health is so bad he 'could die in prison', say 60 doctors Group’s open letter calls for Wikileaks founder to be moved from London high-security jail to hospitalMore than 60 doctors have written an open lette...
06:56, 2019-11-25

Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease A study out Wednesday details how scientists turned this enemy virus into a savior, altering it so it couldn't cause disease and then using it t...
00:20, 2019-04-18

Doctors to be asked whether assisted dying law should change Doctors are to be asked if they think they believe there should be a change in the law on assisted dying....
18:04, 2019-06-22

Their Mothers Chose Donor Sperm. The Doctors Used Their Own. Scores of children born through artificial insemination have learned from DNA tests that their biological fathers were the doctors who performed the ...
19:32, 2019-08-21

How the Ban on Medical Advertising Hurt Women Doctors Between 1997 and 2016, spending on direct-to-consumer healthcare advertising skyrocketed, from $2.1 billion to $9.6 billion. Where advertising once r...
18:44, 2019-10-16

Jets must follow doctors’ advice on Sam Darnold — and no one else’s There’s been a curious movement afoot of late from some armchair analysts that the Jets should rest Sam Darnold, regardless of what the doctors say a...
08:20, 2019-10-04

The Latest: Abortion clinic doctors: We can’t aid inquiry ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on a dispute between the state of Missouri and a St. Louis clinic over renewal of the clinic’s abortion license (al...
18:28, 2019-06-04

'Congestion' means different things to doctors and patients (Reuters Health) - Patients who say they're "congested" may have a runny nose, but a new study suggests their doctors may think they mean their nose ...
19:32, 2019-06-06

Doctors often reluctant to attend patients' funerals (Reuters Health) - Although hospitals and medical practitioners may follow a few bereavement practices after a patient dies, funeral attendance is un...
17:28, 2019-09-26

Doctors Remove 500 Teeth From 7-Year-Old's Mouth A little boy in India is feeling a lot better after a recent dental procedure removed 500 teeth from his mouth. ...
19:28, 2019-08-01

Doctors use CRISPR to fight cancer for first time in US The first attempt in the United States to use a gene-editing tool called CRISPR against cancer seems safe in the three patients who have had it so fa...
20:04, 2019-11-07

Study: Doctors may not be doing enough to help teens quit smoking Doctors may not be doing enough to help teens quit smoking. Researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital studied 80 thousand teens and young adu...
22:28, 2019-09-23

Paralyzed Sierra Vista man walks after doctors say he never would \TUCSON – 52-year-old Michael Wheeler was living his best life. He just bought a house, had a very active lifestyle and looking forward to the ...
03:32, 2019-09-19

Tired of hiding: five doctors who provide abortions come out They’re fearless, defiant, and increasingly angry at the mounting threats in the US to reproductive rights. Here, they reveal why the reasons why the...
10:32, 2019-08-06

Maine’s New Abortion Law Will Allow Non-Doctors to Perform Procedure The law, which will go into effect in September, will allow nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other medical professionals to administer a...
07:04, 2019-06-11

How doctors discovered the vaping illness: 'This is not infectious' Doctors at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin would be among the first to uncover and sound the alarm on the vaping lung illness....
15:24, 2019-11-08

AI doctors will tell who lives and dies in war 'with soldier sensors' Robot doctors may rival human medics thanks to their ability to tell who will live and who will die on the battlefield...
01:08, 2019-09-28

During a.m. appointments, doctors more likely to advise cancer screening (Reuters Health) - Patients who see their doctors in the morning are a lot more likely to be referred for screenings for breast and colon cancer than...
22:12, 2019-05-10

10 Medical Myths We Should Stop Believing. Doctors, Too Researchers identified nearly 400 common medical practices and theories that were contradicted by rigorous studies. Here are some of the most notable...
16:08, 2019-07-01

Doctors: Treating a Patient With a Nightmarish Condition She had lost all of her skin and I feared I had helped make her last weeks an unrelenting horror show, until our chance reunion....
11:40, 2019-05-10

German doctors want human egg donations to be legalized A group of doctors in Germany is calling for new reproductive health laws. They say the current legislation is outdated, as the science has moved on....
18:32, 2019-06-04

Most older adults don't ask doctors about dementia, survey says Older adults may not be as worried about losing their memory as they should be, prompting concern from doctors that they won't seek help, a new study...
17:00, 2019-05-15

Suicide an occupational hazard for physicians: doctors A family doctor in Ontario is trying to raise awareness of suicide among physicians after her own experience of depression brought on by burnout whil...
16:44, 2019-05-06

U.S. pet doctors steel themselves for online pharmacy challenge A David and Goliath battle is brewing in the business of selling prescription medicines for pets, pitching veterinarians against online giants moving...
13:12, 2019-06-12

Older patients don't see diabetes recommendations same way doctors do Doctors' advice for starting or stopping diabetes medicines often doesn't resonate with older patients, a new study suggests....
23:36, 2019-09-16

Soldier who lost ear in accident gets another after doctors 'grow' it on her arm The medical team wanted to use cartilage from Burrage’s ribs to form a new, non-artificial ear....
11:20, 2019-07-14

Doctors average 16 minutes on the computer for every patient (Reuters Health) - For each patient they see, doctors spend about 16 minutes using electronic health records, a U.S. study finds....
01:48, 2020-01-14

Knife crime: Doctors see increase in 'punishment stabbings' Boys as young as 15 are involved in carrying blades having been groomed to sell drugs, police say....
09:36, 2019-07-15

'I can't handle this:' Doctors treating migrants on the border are walking out EL PASO, Texas — Two contracted doctors who had been serving inside overcrowded Border Patrol facilities in the El Paso, Texas, region have walked of...
06:36, 2019-07-12

Doctors couldn't diagnose my mental health problems. But then they saw my art I was sectioned until painting changed my life. Now I want to help other people heal through embracing their artistic sideI spent nearly 20 years of ...
15:36, 2019-07-11

Can the Botched Doctors Fix BTS Superfan Oliver's "K-Popped" Nose? This BTS superfan will do anything to look like K-Pop star Jimin. On Monday's all-new Botched, new patient Oliver turned to doctors Paul Nassif and T...
05:32, 2019-11-12

Cuba’s secret deal with Qatar to take up to 90% of doctors' wages Most of the money earned by Cuban medics working in Qatar goes to their national government. But while some feel exploited, others tell a different s...
12:04, 2019-11-08

Congress is bullying doctors because insurance companies told them to There are some stories that almost everyone hears when they first start working in Washington, D.C. One of these stories is about Microsoft and their...
17:44, 2019-11-12

AI predicts death more accurately than doctors by ‘seeing things humans can’t’ Researchers developed the AI which can more accurately predict when a patient will die than doctors based on heart scans – but they aren't exactly su...
15:52, 2019-11-12

Alabama's Abortion Ban Would Put Doctors in Prison for as Long as Rapists In Alabama, 25 white men voted to ban abortion and take away health care rights for 2.5 million women....
18:24, 2019-05-15

Parents who raise kids as vegans should be prosecuted: doctors Good thing the Duke and Duchess of Sussex don’t live in Belgium. Prince Harry and wife Meghan have been said to be considering raising baby Archie as...
23:00, 2019-05-17

Doctors not talking enough about cancer genetic testing costs (Reuters Health) - About one in four U.S. oncologists rarely or never discusses the price of genomic testing with their cancer patients, even though ...
19:28, 2019-11-07

How Willem Einthoven gave doctors a window on the heart Dutch physiologist Willem Einthoven invented the electrocardiogram (ECG), a way to record the heart’s electrical activity with electrodes on the skin...
19:52, 2019-05-20

Minority cancer patients less often see 'culturally competent' doctors (Reuters Health) - Although many minority cancer survivors would prefer to see doctors who share or understand their cultural background, that often ...
23:24, 2019-10-31

Polish sextuplets surprise parents and doctors expecting five Poland's first sextuplets on record, two boys and four girls, were born in the southern city of Krakow on Monday to the surprise of parents and docto...
17:12, 2019-05-21

Dr. Terry Dubrow Explores What Happens When Doctors Have a License to Kill Dr. Terry Dubrow is here to help with your true crime addiction. The Botched doc is hosting a new series, License to Kill, all about jaw-dropping cas...
20:00, 2019-05-21

Doctors call on workplaces to ban sale of sugary drinks Research at University of California shows a ban slashed staff’s intake by nearly halfDoctors have called on workplaces to ban sales of sugary drinks...
16:44, 2019-10-28

Baby boy defies doctors by waking from 5-day coma and smiling at dad When Michael Labuschagne was 14 weeks old, his mom and dad snuggled him up in bed as usual. The next morning he didn’t wake up. “Words ca...
17:04, 2019-10-25

To Treat 11-Month-Old's Fracture, Doctors First Had To Plaster Her Doll In Delhi's Lok Nayak Hospital, Zikra Malik lies on a bed with her doll. The 11-month-old has her legs attached to a traction rod - and so does her do...
16:00, 2019-08-30

EEG may help doctors determine if head injury patients will recover Researchers say an EEG can reveal hidden consciousness in unresponsive ICU patients days after a head injury, offering doctors a better way to predic...
20:52, 2019-06-28

Doctors said Herefordshire woman's bowel cancer was piles Beth Hewitt, 35, had blood in her stools but said she was told she was too young to have bowel cancer....
03:12, 2019-09-12

What are the symptoms of vaping illness? Doctors warn about e-cigarettes NBC – Jake Wilson was relieved when his 25-year-old son Justin started vaping last year as a way to quit smoking. “I thought it was a great ide...
01:40, 2019-09-14

Doctors in Zimbabwe protest after union leader goes missing HARARE – Hundreds of Zimbabwean doctors protested in central Harare on Monday over the disappearance of the leader of their union, but riot pol...
20:44, 2019-09-16

How Doctors Retrieved Engagement Ring After Bride-to-Be Swallowed It Jenna Evans said she dreamed of swallowing her ring to protect it from some bad guys. But when she woke up, she realized she actually did the deed in...
23:52, 2019-09-16

Shortage of doctors is growing in states including Arizona As America’s population ages a problem is brewing in hospitals and doctor’s offices around the country. That increased demand has resulte...
20:00, 2019-09-17

Zimbabwe doctors say receiving death threats over strike Striking Zimbabwean doctors said on Wednesday they were being threatened with death and suspected state security agents were pressuring them after po...
15:48, 2019-09-18

Sudanese doctors say dozens of people raped during sit-in attack Hospitals in Khartoum record more than 70 cases of rape in aftermath of attack on protestDoctors believe paramilitaries carried out more than 70 rape...
11:52, 2019-06-11

Wearing mascara every day can be harmful to eyes, doctors warn Humans have been wearing mascara for centuries – with Egyptians inventing it more than 4,000 years ago....
11:28, 2019-09-19

Patients, doctors may not share priorities for chronic diseases Patients and doctors often have different views about which chronic health conditions are their top priorities, suggests a study in France....
23:24, 2019-09-19

Teen's Memory Resets Every 2 Hours — and Doctors Can't Figure Out Why Riley Horner wakes up every morning believing it's June 11 after she was accidentally kicked in the head by a fellow student. ...
16:08, 2019-09-11

Strengthen muscles as well as heart to stay fit and healthy, say top doctors Tai chi for older adults and exercise for pregnant women are recommended in new official guidance....
02:40, 2019-09-07

Most doctors think Obamacare opened up healthcare access, study says About 60 percent of physicians in the United States thought the Affordable Care Act gave more people access to medical treatment they wouldn't otherw...
00:56, 2019-09-07

Doctors more likely to prescribe opioids at late-day appointments, study says A patient is 33 percent more likely to receive a prescription during a late-day doctor's appointment, or appointment with a doctor that is running la...
21:44, 2019-08-30

Toddler with cancer dies after doctors misdiagnose her with constipation The parents of a 3-year-old girl who was diagnosed with constipation — and who then died of complications from cancer days later — say doctors could ...
17:40, 2019-08-26

Doctors remove ‘forgotten’ two-inch nail from man’s head Some moments in your life are unforgettable. Having a nail driven through your skull is, apparently, not one of them....
20:16, 2019-06-21

There's No Good Reason To Believe What The Golden State Warriors' Doctors Say Before he took to the court last Monday night, every piece of publicly available information suggested that Kevin Durant wasn’t ready to start a prof...
21:56, 2019-06-18

U.S. doctors investigating lung illnesses they think are linked to vaping Doctors are looking into 50 cases of breathing illness across the U.S. they think might be related to vaping....
17:32, 2019-08-16

Mother and baby cured of Ebola with new drugs, doctors say Two Ebola patients treated with a new drug have been declared healthy and allowed to return home....
18:08, 2019-08-14

AIs that diagnose diseases are starting to assist and replace doctors Digital doctors are already in use, but there are big questions about how they work. Are we ready for the rise of AI healthcare?...
13:40, 2019-06-26

U.S. doctors more likely to prescribe opioid painkillers after low-risk surgery U.S. doctors are more likely to prescribe opioids to patients than in other countries, as 75 percent of patients filled prescriptions for the drugs w...
17:24, 2019-09-04

Pennsylvania man in medically induced coma: Doctors 'know it's vaping' A Pennsylvania teenager was in a medically induced coma Wednesday because of a severe mysterious lung illness his parents — and doctors — suspect is ...
19:16, 2019-09-04

Three Congolese doctors arrested in connection with WHO official's death Three Congolese doctors have been arrested for allegedly planning an attack on a hospital that killed a senior World Health Organization (WHO) epidem...
01:48, 2019-08-08

More parents are spacing out vaccines, a practice doctors say is risky Amid a growing measles outbreak, more parents are choosing to alter the recommended vaccine schedule for their children in hopes of not overwhelming ...
06:24, 2019-06-08

Doctors alarmed that flu killed detained migrant teen HOUSTON (AP) — A preliminary autopsy report says a 16-year-old from Guatemala died of complications of the flu while in U.S. Border Patrol custody. T...
20:04, 2019-06-06

Doctors ending life support for quadriplegic French man Doctors have decided to end life support for a quadriplegic French man whose case has torn apart his family and has been taken to the United Nations....
13:44, 2019-07-02

Virtual doctors can save lives in rural America A program in New Mexico could revolutionize healthcare for rural patients nationwide with severe neurological issues....
19:56, 2019-10-15

Doctors call for end to daylight saving time transitions Citing evidence on the health risks arising from biological clock misalignments, doctors call for an end to daylight saving time transitions....
20:04, 2019-11-06

Colorado to allow doctors to prescribe marijuana in place of opioids A new law in Colorado will let doctors prescribe marijuana instead of opioids. Gov. Jared Polis signed the legislation this past week....
21:48, 2019-05-25

UK doctors separate two-year-old twins joined at the head The highly complex surgery involved multiple operations on the twin girls, who were born in Pakistan in January 2017 with a condition known as “crani...
21:44, 2019-07-16

Report: More than half of all US doctors get money from pharma each year Enlarge (credit: Getty | Bill Diodato) Drug makers and medical device makers are still spending between $2.1 billion and $2.2 billion a year to woo d...
17:52, 2019-10-18

Tennessee doctors plead guilty to overprescribing opioids: DOJ Two Tennessee doctors pleaded guilty Thursday to distributing high doses of opioids with no medical legitimacy, the Justice Department announced. Dr....
20:04, 2019-10-21

Doctors lack treatments for nicotine-addicted youth There’s little robust research into whether smoking cessation products used by adults will also work for teenagers....
20:56, 2019-10-21

Doctors still need to tell parents about safe infant sleep practices (Reuters Health) - Parents are more likely to follow safe infant sleep practices when doctors tell them clearly what to do and what to avoid, to mini...
23:40, 2019-10-21

UK doctors reveal separation of twins joined at the head Two-year-old twins joined at the head have undergone successful surgery at a British hospital to separate their skulls, brains and blood vessels, doc...
12:28, 2019-07-16

Suicide Is Preventable. Hospitals and Doctors Are Finally Catching Up The suicidal thoughts started when Kristina Mossgraber was 17. A loud voice in her head told her that she was a bad person, a failure, better off dea...
15:32, 2019-10-24

He Tried E-Cigarettes to Quit Smoking. Doctors Say Vaping Led to His Death. Months after John Steffen died in Nebraska, officials said his death was part of a mysterious outbreak of vaping-related deaths and illnesses....
16:08, 2019-10-14

Doctors warn women not to use toothpaste to ‘tighten their vaginas’ A disturbing trend has women using toothpaste in an attempt to try and tighten their vaginas. But doctors are saying it could do some nasty damage....
21:28, 2019-10-11

Doctors and patients have very different views on how to treat obesity: report Many doctors believe their patients aren't motivated to treat their obesity, according to a new survey. Those patients disagree....
12:04, 2019-10-11

Mum horrified as doctors say 'dump disabled child in orphanage and try again' Svetlana Borodulina was horrified as the sperm bank offered her a 'refund' over her daughter Nika...
15:48, 2019-10-02

U.S. doctors rule out pneumonia due to inhaled oil as cause of vaping injuries Doctors studying lung tissue from people with vaping-related injuries have ruled out one diagnosis as a probable explanation of how vaping harms the ...
00:52, 2019-10-03

Student debt is keeping doctors from rural areas Burdensome student loan debt is discouraging aspiring doctors from setting up their own practices, exacerbating the decline of primary care doctors i...
05:08, 2019-06-21

St. Louis Judge Says Planned Parenthood Doctors Do Not Have to Testify A St. Louis judge on Tuesday handed a win to Planned Parenthood — but larger questions over the fate of Missouri’s last remaining abortio...
16:36, 2019-06-05

Robots can help doctors perform heart surgery remotely The authors noted that this operation was "successful in all aspects" for the five patients and that none of them experienced procedural complication...
03:56, 2019-10-03

Overprescribing antibiotics increases our risk of flu, doctors warn Inappropriate use of antibiotics can increase flu vulnerability, London researchers revealed today....
17:24, 2019-07-02

10 Findings That Contradict Medical Wisdom. Doctors, Take Note. Researchers identified nearly 400 common medical practices and theories that were contradicted by rigorous studies. Here are some of the most notable...
11:08, 2019-07-22

Should doctors face jail when treatment goes wrong? - podcast The death of a patient at a private London hospital after a delay in his treatment led to the imprisonment of David Sellu. After 15 months behind bar...
04:20, 2019-07-03

‘We were counting pennies’: When disability insurance won’t pay because doctors can’t tell what’s wrong Dwane UnRuh developed a debilitating neurological condition, but it would take a year and a half for doctors to reach a diagnosis — and for his insur...
12:48, 2019-07-20

Women doctors skip conferences because of family responsibilities (Reuters Health) - Female cancer experts are more likely than their male colleagues to skip scientific meetings that could offer networking opportuni...
23:16, 2019-07-18

B.C. actor developed colon cancer at 30, says doctors ignored her symptoms Annette Reilly of 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' says doctors didn't take her seriously because of her young age....
19:32, 2019-10-24

Doctors call for transparency over no-deal drug risk The BMA says government "must be transparent", after Newsnight reveals certain drugs cannot be stockpiled....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Doctors warn fashionistas to ‘stay away’ from platform sandals ’90s-era platform sandals are back — and foot doctors are horrified. Last week, Steve Madden reintroduced his iconic foam platform sandals as p...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Pharmacy chains sue Ohio doctors over opioid crisis Four major national drugstore chains — Walgreens, CVS, WalMart and Rite Aid — are suing doctors in Ohio for fueling the opioid crisis by overprescrib...
06:24, 2020-01-09

Doctors revive woman whose heart stopped for six hours Doctors in Spain revived a British woman whose heart stopped for six hours — an “exceptional case” in which her hypothermia may have actually saved h...
14:40, 2019-12-06

Doctors, Vets Come Together To Perform Cataract Surgery On A Gorilla A team of eye doctors in California tested their skills on an unusual patient -- a western lowland gorilla....
13:04, 2020-01-09

Few doctors can legally prescribe opioid-addiction drug (Reuters Health) - Fewer than one in 10 primary care providers in the U.S. can prescribe the opioid-addiction medication buprenorphine, and access is...
01:04, 2020-01-07

Doctors Use Electrical Implant to Aid Brain-Damaged Woman A pilot study offers “a very promising start” in the effort to help people recover from traumatic brain injuries....
15:44, 2019-04-13

U.S. doctors use medical records to fight measles outbreak U.S. doctors are tapping into their electronic medical records to identify unvaccinated patients and potentially infected individuals to help contain...
15:32, 2019-05-05

Bernie Sanders' doctors say he's fit and healthy for 'rigors of presidency' Sanders, who had heart attack in October, receives clean bill of health from doctors who say he is mentally and physically fitBernie Sanders has rele...
22:16, 2019-12-30

Doctors could take sperm from dead men to help plug national shortage Academic have suggested taking the sperm of dead men using electric shocks on prostates is 'ethically permissible' on the grounds that it would help ...
23:24, 2020-01-20

The Checkup: Doctors, Is It O.K. if We Talk About Why Finger-Wagging Isn’t Working? Nobody likes to be lectured. An alternative approach, motivational interviewing, emphasizes respect for the patient’s autonomy, and works better with...
15:40, 2019-05-06

Doctors warn of danger of 'feather duvet lung' Medical team say people’s unexplained breathlessness could be down to bedding dustAs winter approaches it might be tempting to curl up under a thick ...
01:08, 2019-11-19

State doctors’ group wants ban on religious exemptions for vaccines ALBANY— The state’s top doctors’ group Monday backed legislation aimed at cracking down on the measles outbreak by banning religious exemptions for v...
00:08, 2019-05-07

Some family doctors ditch insurance for simpler approach WASHINGTON — Dr. Emilie Scott was only a few months into her first job when she started hearing the complaint: She was spending too much time with ea...
22:28, 2019-11-20

Patients face difficulty talking about weight with doctors (Reuters Health) - Doctors rarely talk about weight concerns with patients who are overweight or obese, and when they do, patients' experiences tend ...
21:48, 2019-12-17

Doctors warn vegans to take risks of vitamin B12 deficiency seriously Shortage of vitamin found in milk can damage nerves and is best supplemented, experts sayA vegan diet is generally healthy, low in cholesterol and pr...
16:20, 2019-12-18

Doctors racing to find out why baby was born without most of his skin Doctors in Texas are racing to find what caused a baby there to be born without most of his skin....
09:40, 2019-04-17

Cancer patients using alternative therapies may hesitate to tell doctors (Reuters Health) - One in three U.S. patients with a cancer diagnosis has recently used non-standard therapies to manage their disease - but many hav...
17:36, 2019-04-26

These 5 factors are transforming the healthcare experience for both patients and doctors This is a preview of recent Digital Health research from Business Insider Intelligence. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare cov...
18:20, 2019-12-11

Influential U.S. doctors group calls for ban on vaping products The American Medical Association (AMA) on Tuesday called for a total ban on all e-cigarette and vaping products that are not approved by the U.S. Foo...
23:44, 2019-11-19

Doctors flee hopelessness, nepotism in Western Balkans Germany desperately needs medical professionals, and many in the Western Balkans are just as keen on a way out of their home countries. Highly skille...
16:00, 2019-12-17

Most states protect doctors who refuse to do abortions because of religion (Reuters Health) - The vast majority of U.S. states have passed laws blocking civil lawsuits that might result from a doctor refusing to perform an a...
20:00, 2019-11-19

New China virus: 'Wash your hands, be honest with your doctors' A public health expert gives advice on how to try and avoid infection from the new China virus....
11:20, 2020-01-21

Doctors want to take sperm from dead men to plug donation shortage Academics have suggested taking the sperm of dead men using electric shocks on prostates is 'ethically permissible' on the grounds that it would help...
23:40, 2020-01-20

Gov. Cuomo calls for more stringent oversight of dodgy doctors Cuomo on Friday called for the state health commissioner to have more power to suspend a doctor's license if there is a risk to the public....
01:32, 2020-01-12

Scholarships target doctors in Arizona underserved areas TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — University of Arizona’s medical school announced Friday that it will give free tuition to some students who commit to working as...
00:24, 2019-11-24

St. Jude doctors claim cure for 'bubble boy' disease Relying on the trickery used by the AIDS virus to infect people, doctors at two medical centers say they have cured 10 infants of so-called bubble bo...
23:52, 2019-04-17

Wait for a ‘high’ before gobbling more cannabis edibles, doctors say Inexperienced users might consume too much of a cannabis edible, thinking that it's not working, and have a negative experience, doctors say....
18:16, 2020-01-06

AI system is better than human doctors at predicting breast cancer An AI system trained to spot abnormalities in mammograms can predict who will or won’t develop breast cancer better than radiologists...
03:16, 2020-01-02

NFL concussion fund pays out $485M, but more doctors sought PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A claims administrator for the NFL concussion fund says it has paid out $485 million since its start in 2017. But some retired pl...
19:56, 2019-05-07

The Gender Pay Gap for Doctors Is Getting Worse. Here’s What Women Make Compared to Men Despite the often-quoted statistic that women in the U.S. make 80 cents for every dollar earned by men, the actual figure varies depending on a woman...
17:32, 2019-04-10

U.S. government website for comparing doctors lacks data on most MDs (Reuters Health) - Physician Compare, a U.S. website created to help patients find high-quality doctors, is missing so much information on individual...
00:12, 2019-05-07

Doctors in five states charged with illegally dispensing painkillers, sometimes for sex Those charged include doctors, pharmacists and nurse practitioners, the Justice Department says....
20:04, 2019-04-17

Doctors pump new life into dead donor heart in US first It’s alive! Doctors at Duke University have managed to re-animate the heart of a deceased donor by using an artificial circulatory mechanism th...
22:00, 2019-12-02

Dick Van Dyke explains what keeps him going at age 93 in Hollywood At age 93, Dick Van Dyke is still keeping busy in Hollywood — and he wouldn’t have it any other way....
11:52, 2019-07-02

Luke S. Explains Why He Quit The Bachelorette Two Lukes entered, one Luke remains, and one Luke left by his own accord. After spending the bulk of two episodes of The Bachelorette trying to def...
23:08, 2019-06-12

Nikola Jokic Explains His Body There’s a charming feature on Nuggets superstar Nikola Jokic, who’s been thriving in his first postseason, over at ESPN today. It addresses many ques...
17:52, 2019-05-03

How Delaware Explains What's Wrong With Joe Biden On Tuesday, Joe Biden once again fondly recounted his warm working relationship with a white supremacist responsible for some of the fiercest opposit...
17:56, 2019-06-20

A PR expert explains what the Boeing CEO should say in his big speech Dean Crutchfield, founder of Crutchfield & Partners, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss what investors hope to hear from Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg at t...
15:24, 2019-05-29

A British Person Explains the WAG Wars A feud between Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy, the wives of noted English soccer stars, is playing out in the public sphere....
18:36, 2019-10-09

Fecal transplant doctors offer rebuttal after patient’s death A procedure that was touted as the future of medicine left a patient dead last summer, and now doctors are bringing transparency to the still-new tec...
01:56, 2019-10-31

Dishing out more drugs won’t stop the pain. Doctors need new tools | Ann Robinson As a GP, I know opioids have their place. But we shouldn’t be complacent about a US-style crisis happening in BritainGrowing concern about the prescr...
17:52, 2019-09-15

Trump administration lets religious doctors opt out of abortion referrals The Trump administration on Thursday said insurers and medical workers who have faith-based objections to providing abortions, sterilization, or medi...
18:36, 2019-05-02

2 Ebola Patients in Congo Treated With New Drugs Have Been Cured, Say Doctors (KINSHASA, Congo) — Doctors in Congo say that two Ebola patients who were treated with new anti-Ebola drugs in Goma in eastern Congo have been ...
17:28, 2019-08-13

Lawsuit says North Dakota laws force abortion doctors to lie FARGO, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s sole abortion clinic filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday over two state laws it believes forces doctors to lie, i...
22:24, 2019-06-25

Doctors' beliefs about treatment affect patients' experience of pain New research suggests that the placebo effect can transmit from doctors to patients through subtle social cues, lessening the latter's experience of ...
00:12, 2019-10-23

Doctors warn women not to put tobacco in their vaginas to boost sex drive If you were thinking of putting tobacco in your vagina to boost libido, read these doctors warnings about why it's never a good idea...
12:36, 2020-01-16

Half of all US nurses and doctors are burned out — and they say the healthcare system is to blame Getty Images Between one-third to one-half of nurses and doctors in the US suffer from burnout, according to a new report from the National Academy o...
21:44, 2019-10-24

Too few pregnant women get exercise advice from doctors, study finds (Reuters Health) - Only one in two pregnant women in an Australian survey said their healthcare practitioner had advised them about exercising, and m...
23:48, 2019-09-20

Doctors on Earth treated an astronaut’s blood clot in space When NASA sends astronauts to the International Space Station, they’re always in tip-top shape. That’s a pretty significant requirement s...
18:08, 2020-01-05

Unproven stem cell therapies often peddled by doctors without training At U.S. clinics advertising unproven stem cell treatments, roughly two-thirds of the clinicians may be physicians, but a new study suggests these doc...
23:00, 2019-06-25

Electronic consults with allergists save time for doctors and patients When allergy specialists advise other doctors via "e-consults," everyone - patients included - saves time, a new study suggests....
01:36, 2019-07-03

US immigration officials bar doctors from giving flu shots to detained kids Doctors warn of more deaths after being turned away from a Customs and Border Protection facility in San DiegoUS immigration authorities blocked doct...
00:28, 2019-12-11

Mum begs doctors for help after pubic hair starts growing on her face A mum called in help from the Botched doctors when pubic hair started sprouting on her face. The side-effect is a result of skin graft surgery...
16:24, 2020-01-08

The Botched Doctors May Need a Drink After Examining Courtney's Massive Butt Courtney needs to know what's up with her butt! In this clip from tonight's all-new Botched, the Miami resident turns to doctors Terry Dubrow and Pau...
17:04, 2019-11-25

Contact Lens Start-Up, Big on Social Media, May Be Bad for Eyes, Doctors Say The company, Hubble, offers customers contact lens subscriptions at low monthly prices. Critics say it bypasses eye care professionals, doesn’t prope...
16:20, 2019-07-22

Maine gov signs bill allowing non-doctors to perform abortions Maine’s Democratic governor signed a bill into law this week that allows medical professionals other than doctors to perform abortions. The bil...
22:44, 2019-06-11

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange 'could die' in British jail: doctors The WikiLeaks founder is serving a 50-week sentence in the United Kingdom ahead of an extradition hearing in February. He is wanted by the United Sta...
04:24, 2019-11-25

Google built an AI that detects lung cancer better than human doctors Science fiction has taught us to fear the inevitable rise of digital brains, and while it’s true that handing too much power to machines of our...
23:00, 2019-05-21

Harassment and Discrimination Are Leading to Burnout Among Female Doctors, Study Says Sexual harassment, gender discrimination and verbal abuse are contributing to high rates of burnout among female physicians, according to a new repor...
18:20, 2019-10-28

Doctors Livestream Brain Surgery on Conscious, Talking Woman 25-year-old Jenna Schardt underwent brain surgery — while awake — in Texas on Tuesday, and the procedure was livestreamed on Facebook. Do...
15:36, 2019-10-30

A healthy 'three-parent baby' born in Greece, fertility doctors say The infant was born Tuesday morning in Greece, weighing about 6 lbs, the doctors said. The mother, an infertile 32-year-old woman from Greece, and th...
16:24, 2019-04-11

Doctors not prescribing medicinal cannabis due to lack of clinical trials Commons’ health committee warns patients’ expectations are being disappointedHigh expectations among the public of the benefits of medicinal cannabis...
01:20, 2019-07-03

Revisit the Botched Doctors' Riskiest Surgeries Ever Ahead of Season 6 Paul Nassif and Terry Dubrow don't hide from unfavorable odds. "This is the most challenging, high-risk patient in my career," declares Dr. Dubrow in...
14:56, 2019-10-25

Doctors eye deep brain stimulation to treat opioid addiction The hope is that technology will extinguish the patient's addiction, quite literally, with the flip of a switch....
15:48, 2019-05-08

Doctors could team up with AI to spot dangerous brain bleeds faster A piece of software capable of spotting a brain haemorrhage on an X-ray performed with similar accuracy to human radiologists...
21:24, 2019-10-21

French doctors allowed to withhold life support for patient PARIS (AP) — France’s highest court has given doctors permission to restart procedures to stop feeding and hydrating a man, who has been in a v...
17:48, 2019-06-28

Belgian doctors go on trial for murder for helping woman end life Medics accused of poisoning Tine Nys, 38, in country’s first euthanasia criminal caseThree Belgian doctors go on trial for murder on Tuesday for help...
09:12, 2020-01-14

Female doctors trade work hours for family time More and more women doctors are cutting work hours or leaving the medical profession altogether to spend time with their families, findings show....
22:20, 2019-08-02

Girl loses both legs after doctors mistake meningitis for ‘tummy bug’ A 7-year-old girl in England lost both of her feet to meningitis after doctors mistakenly sent her home saying she only had a “tummy bug,” according ...
20:48, 2019-10-13

Conjoined twins Marieme and Ndeye continue to surprise doctors Conjoined twins Marieme and Ndeye were not expected to live long but continue to get stronger....
21:20, 2019-08-05

U.S. rights groups, doctors sue to stop Georgia 'heartbeat' abortion ban A group of civil rights groups, doctors and clinics sued Georgia's government on Friday to overturn a law passed in March that bans abortions if an e...
16:40, 2019-06-28

Twin girls conjoined at head successfully separated by doctors The 3-year-old sisters, Rabeya and Rukaya, were reported to be in stable condition following the procedure....
17:33, 2019-08-03

Canadian doctors’ mental health is suffering — and it’s hurting patients, too Physicians have the highest rate of suicide of any profession, and double the rate of the general population....
15:08, 2019-08-04

Jeffrey Epstein reportedly paid doctors to medicate ‘sex slaves’ Victims of multimillionaire pedophile Jeffery Epstein said he paid doctors and psychiatrists to prescribe them tranquilizers and anti-depressants, a ...
04:24, 2019-09-21

Walmart plans to guide employees to 'top-performing doctors' in a bid to cut costs This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your ...
16:28, 2019-10-04

Doctors successfully brought a dead heart back to life Modern medical techniques allow doctors to replace a faulty organ in a patient’s body with a functional one from a donor. Over the decades, tra...
23:52, 2019-12-03

‘The doctors in Northern Ireland knew my baby would die. But I was refused an abortion’ One grieving woman tells of the suffering the current ban caused herDenise Phelan was denied an abortion three years ago in circumstances so extreme ...
15:32, 2019-10-06

Liberals sue so they can make doctors violate their religious beliefs on transgenderism On Tuesday, several organizations filed a lawsuit with Santa Clara County against the Trump administration, petitioning for a federal judge in Califo...
00:48, 2019-06-01

Will Smith's Colonoscopy Got "Very Real" When Doctors Found Precancerous Polyp It's safe to say that Will Smith's colonoscopy vlog did not go as planned. During his live recording of the procedure, doctors told the Bad Boys for ...
21:56, 2019-12-04

Vaping-linked lung illness looks like exposure to mustard gas, doctors say Enlarge (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Close examination of lung tissue from 17 people with severe vaping-linked injuries found a type of tissue damage ...
00:16, 2019-10-04

Doctors, lawyers portray dire conditions for child migrants CLINT, Texas (AP) — Immigrant advocates are asking a federal judge to immediately require inspections and let doctors into border detention facilitie...
08:36, 2019-06-27

Sexual misconduct complaints against California doctors see astronomical rise The number of complaints against California physicians for sexual misconduct has risen 62 percent since fall of 2017....
16:56, 2019-08-13

Man has massive, rotting scrotum removed after avoiding doctors for decades Enlarge (credit: Getty ) After three decades of progressive symptoms, a 43-year-old man from Panama was rushed into emergency surgery with a massivel...
22:48, 2019-10-18

Military doctors are doing fewer amputations, and there's a risk they could forget how to treat them Getty Images/Matt Cardy The number of service members with combat-related amputations has declined sharply since 2011, when the number of amputation...
21:52, 2019-06-07

In California, a ‘Surprise’ Billing Law Is Protecting Patients and Angering Doctors The state’s closely watched law is similar to an approach Congress is considering nationally....
11:25, 2019-09-26

Doctors in Debt: These Physicians Gladly Struck a Deal With California The state is providing up to $300,000 in debt relief for doctors who agree to accept Medicaid. The grant has lifted “an emotional burden,” one recipi...
18:32, 2019-07-25

HIV drugs stop sexual transmission of AIDS virus, say doctors A study has found that medication to suppress HIV can prevent sexual transmission of the AIDS virus. Researchers say treatment regimes could contribu...
14:00, 2019-05-03

Canada’s Green Party Doctors a Photo. Opponents Cry Hypocrisy A photoshopped image of Canada’s Green Party leader that shows her holding a reusable cup has raised charges of hypocrisy....
19:04, 2019-09-26

A chemical pregnancy is a miscarriage, but doctors say it's a good sign if you're trying to get pregnant Shutterstock A chemical pregnancy is an early type of miscarriage that takes place shortly after conception, and you may not even notice it unless yo...
16:20, 2019-11-29

U.S. doctors rule out pneumonia due to inhaled oil as cause of vaping injuries: study Doctors studying lung tissue from people with vaping-related injuries have ruled out one diagnosis as a probable explanation of how vaping harms the ...
23:32, 2019-10-02

New York doctors shocked by what they find during surgery on brain tumor Doctors in New York, who cut into a woman’s brain last September to remove a suspected malignant tumor, were reportedly baffled when they found a mas...
08:52, 2019-06-07

U.S. doctors giving fewer kids cough and cold medicines (Reuters Health) - American doctors are recommending cough and cold medicines less often amid a growing recognition that these treatments may be inef...
02:28, 2019-07-30

Baby girl born with 2 formed teeth shocks mom, doctors A first-time mom was shocked to discover that her newborn entered the world with two fully formed teeth, which she only discovered after she went to ...
16:00, 2019-05-06

Amazon lets doctors record your conversations and put them in your medical files Amazon is introducing a virtual medical scribe so doctors can spend more time with patients and less time at the computer....
15:32, 2019-12-02

Doctors call for nonviolent direct action over climate crisis Governments have abrogated responsibility with woefully inadequate policies, says letterMore than 1,000 doctors including 40 professors, several emin...
08:12, 2019-06-27

Period cramps can be as painful as having a heart attack, doctors admit DOCTORS believe period pain is not taken as seriously as it should be because it only affects women....
11:20, 2019-06-04

Zimbabwe health crisis: 'My cousin died as the doctors are all on strike' Health staff cannot afford to work, the government is now firing them amid what some call a "silent genocide"....
10:28, 2019-11-29

Give migrants flu vaccine to tackle US detention 'emergency', doctors say Three child migrants died in US custody in 2018-19 flu seasonCrowded detention centers create ‘vulnerable population’Doctors are asking officials in ...
18:44, 2019-11-19

Doctors warn of severe ‘feather duvet lung’ condition Your feather comforter could make you seriously uncomfortable. A new study published Tuesday in the journal BMJ Case Reports gives a close-up look at...
19:52, 2019-11-19

Bloodied monkey takes itself to doctors after fight and is handed painkillers The genius macaque is thought to have known to go to the medical centre after observing its human counterparts doing the same. It was filmed casually...
13:16, 2019-11-20

In border camps, Syrians rely on doctors in trucks and tents The Syrian war has inflicted all kinds of hardships on Najwa Abdelaziz but she still manages to make light of one of them. "The uprising ruined my te...
15:32, 2019-06-23

'Crisis pregnancy centers' endanger adolescent health, doctors say (Reuters Health) - "Crisis pregnancy centers" look and act like healthcare clinics but fail to meet medical and ethical standards, often using biased...
22:20, 2019-11-07

Activist judge blocks constitutional protections for pro-life doctors A federal judge in New York has blocked a Health and Human Services policy the Trump administration implemented in order to solidify First Amendment ...
20:04, 2019-11-07

The 4 Types of Doctors Visits You Should Make For a Long, Healthy Life Prevention is often called the best medicine — but research has shown that millions of Americans are not getting the preventive care they shoul...
16:04, 2019-05-10

Guam Catholic group protests recruitment of abortion doctors HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A Catholic group is protesting the governor of Guam’s plan to recruit abortion providers to the U.S. territory where no do...
01:16, 2019-06-16

Doctors scramble to identify mysterious illness emerging in China The cause of a viral pneumonia that has affected at least 59 people in Wuhan City, Hubei Province of China, remains unknown, but authorities have rul...
13:12, 2020-01-07

30 charged in scheme to bribe Bay Area doctors for Medicare referrals SAN FRANCISCO — Thirty people have been charged with a multimillion-dollar scheme that allegedly bribed doctors and others to steer Medicare patients...
02:04, 2019-09-06

Teen dies following MRI scan because doctors missed medical condition A 14-year-old schoolgirl died following a routine MRI scan after doctors missed a dangerous medical condition, an inquest heard....
21:20, 2019-12-17

Drone delivers kidney for transplant in Maryland, doctors say: 'It's a first step' A drone delivered a kidney to be transplanted for the first time ever, according to the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC)....
21:40, 2019-04-29

Doctors Said Survival Was Slim. Now 1, Addilyn Is a Miracle for This Tennessee Town Addilyn Woodard celebrated her first birthday with an extravagant party attended by dozens of family and friends, all overjoyed to take part in the i...
20:00, 2020-01-18

World first: Doctors use 'reprogrammed' stem cells to repair cornea In a groundbreaking procedure, surgeons have successfully repaired a human cornea using 'reprogrammed' cells from the patient's skin....
06:52, 2019-09-07

Doctors in India strike over violent attacks by patients' families Nationwide walkout prompted by vicious assault on junior doctor at Kolkata hospitalAbout 800,000 doctors across India went on strike on Monday to dem...
15:48, 2019-06-17

Heart doctors recommend cardiac rehab for cancer patients (Reuters Health) - Cancer patients and survivors are often at high risk of heart disease, so heart and cancer doctors should consider providing cardi...
23:36, 2019-04-23

Doctors may be required to get patient consent for pelvic exams during surgery Savanah Harshbarger estimates she performed as many as 10 pelvic exams last year on patients before gynecologic surgeries, feeling for fibroid tumors...
17:32, 2019-05-13

Dozens of doctors in Appalachia charged in opioid fraud bust Dozens of medical professionals in Appalachia, a region hard-hit by the U.S. opioid crisis, have been charged with writing hundreds of thousands of i...
20:56, 2019-04-17

Doctors and nurses are the real heroes in latest Nike drop Nurses walk approximately 4 to 5 miles and sit for less than an hour during their 12-hour workday. Take that, Steph Curry....
21:24, 2019-11-15

Doctors on tandem bike circle the globe in 218 days, 22 hours A pair of British doctors broke a Guinness World Record by riding over 18,000 miles across the world on a tandem bicycle in 218 days, 22 hours....
18:24, 2019-11-14

Countless People Are Struggling With an Eating Disorder Doctors Can’t Diagnose At first, Melanie Murphy was just following doctor’s orders. Murphy, then 19, had gained weight during a period of depression, and her doctor t...
17:00, 2020-01-02

Doctors pull venomous brown recluse spider from woman’s ear This is the stuff of nightmares. A Kansas City, Missouri woman thought that she had water in her ear – but it was actually a venomous spider. When Su...
00:08, 2019-08-24

AI can teach doctors to spot signs of cancer-causing viruses AI can spot previously unknown signs of cancer-related viruses in tissue samples, and can teach doctors to look for these patterns themselves...
17:24, 2019-07-10

Google AI spots breast cancer better than doctors, study finds Google’s artificial intelligence detected breast cancer better than doctors, a study published Wednesday found. The Google AI program that examined m...
14:36, 2020-01-02

Google’s AI Bested Doctors in Detecting Breast Cancer in Mammograms While there has been controversy over when and how often women should be screened for breast cancer using mammograms, studies consistently show that ...
19:48, 2020-01-01

Doctors shocked by 5-inch ‘dragon horn’ sprouting from man’s back This is not what they meant by “grabbing life by the horns.” A UK man baffled doctors after a 5-inch cancerous “dragon horn” ...
22:16, 2019-12-31

Doctors warn that eyelash extensions are helping lice spread Eyelash extensions are turning into a beauty and the beast situation. Doctors are warning fans of eyelash extensions to make sure they clean the beau...
16:40, 2019-11-18

A C-section is often quicker than a natural birth, but doctors only recommend it under certain circumstances Sarah Hill Photography Doctors recommend C-sections when a baby is turned the wrong way, to mothers who've already had a C-section, and in other spec...
22:32, 2019-12-30

The cozy relationship between doctors and drugmakers is costing Americans billions We have an affordability crisis in healthcare, and everyone should be working to bring down costs for patients. But as a new report outlines, many do...
17:08, 2019-11-18

Court says doctors have to give referrals for services they personally oppose An Ontario appeals court found that doctors have to give referrals for services they won't perform, like assisted dying or abortion....
18:00, 2019-05-15

Claire and Alex Danson: ‘Doctors said she only survived because she was so fit’ | Donald McRae A year after Alex Danson suffered a freak injury on holiday, her sister was paralysed in a crash. The athlete sisters tell their story“I think most o...
22:16, 2019-12-16

People on rescue ship off Italy at breaking point, say doctors Ship carrying 107 people rescued from sea has been refused permission to dockThe medical and psychological condition of people onboard a rescue boat ...
18:28, 2019-08-19

Bacteria developing new ways to resist antibiotics, doctors warn Scientists in UK identify growing trend that threatens to leave patients untreatableBacteria are increasingly developing ways of resisting antibiotic...
01:12, 2019-09-11

Heat Health: Doctors Warn About Dangers Of Rising Temperatures Doctors are issuing a warning about the dangers of the massive heat wave that’s sweeping across the United States. Dr. Baruch Fertel of the Cleveland...
01:12, 2019-07-20

Doctors end life support for French patient in landmark right-to-die case Doctors stopped giving food and water to French quadriplegic Vincent Lambert on Monday, lawyers said, renewing a fierce debate over the right to die ...
19:16, 2019-05-20

Magee Medical School: The institution waiting to train doctors It had been hoped the first students would be training this year at a new school in Londonderry....
10:24, 2019-11-23

Doctors removed wrong body part from cancer patient The New South Wales (NSW) Health Minister Brad Hazzard has ordered an urgent investigation into a Sydney hospital after surgeons removed the wrong bo...
20:16, 2019-06-24

Doctors to teach London pupils how to give stabbing victims first aid An NHS project training at-risk teenagers how to give emergency first aid to stabbing victims is launching in London schools....
21:48, 2019-09-09

U.S. doctors group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise The American Medical Association on Monday urged Americans to stop vaping of any sort until scientists have a better handle on the cause of 450 lung ...
01:40, 2019-09-10

U.S. doctors' group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise The American Medical Association on Monday urged Americans to stop using electronic cigarettes of any sort until scientists have a better handle on t...
02:12, 2019-09-10

Smartwatch band may help spot heart problems, but doctors still required A smartwatch band with integrated electrodes to produce an electrocardiogram (ECG) might be able to help detect atrial fibrillation, but not as well ...
23:32, 2020-01-16