NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 02:32, 2019-09-11

Many hospital patients get no visitors

As well as being socially isolating, having no visitor to help with the "small" things can delay recovery, say NHS nurses....

Many hospital patients get no visitors

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Harry's beard impresses young patients as he tours Sheffield children's hospital where his mother Diana signed visitors' book in 1989 The Duke of Sussex's beard was the centre of attention when he met a young patient at Sheffield Children's Hospital....
15:36, 2019-07-25

Muckamore Abbey Hospital: 39 patients still in hospital Despite assessments that say they could live in the community, patients remain at the hospital....
23:32, 2019-12-20

Dementia patients being 'dumped in hospital' One in 10 dementia patients spends over a month in hospital after being admitted as an emergency....
02:08, 2020-01-22

Technology to keep dementia patients out of hospital Radar technology and tiny brain-monitors are just some of the devices being tested by a new research centre....
02:28, 2019-04-17

The Hospital Treated These Patients. Then It Sued Them. Most hospitals do not frequently take patients to court over medical debt. But since 2015, Carlsbad Medical Center, in New Mexico, has filed lawsuits...
10:00, 2019-09-03

Countess of Chester Hospital says no to Wales' patients People in Wales will only be able to use the Countess of Chester Hospital in an emergency or a maternity case....
21:00, 2019-04-11

7 patients at new Ohio hospital diagnosed with Legionnaires’ GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s health authority has ordered a newly opened hospital where seven patients have been diagnosed with potentially f...
15:32, 2019-06-01

China opens second new hospital for coronavirus patients China completed the construction Thursday of the second of two hospitals built in record time in Wuhan to isolate and treat patients of the coronavir...
20:00, 2020-02-06

Hospital may have accidentally exposed over 1,000 patients to HIV and other viruses A hospital in Indiana says it may have exposed as many as 1,182 of its patients to a variety of serious diseases including HIV, hepatitis C, and hepa...
21:28, 2019-11-25

Lister Hospital IT issue: 'No harm' has come to patients A trust had found almost 15,000 patients may have been affected by a failure to pass on medical updates....
18:24, 2019-07-17

For Older Patients, an ‘Afterworld’ of Hospital Care Long-term care hospitals tend to the sickest of patients, often near the end of their lives. Many will never return home....
20:48, 2019-09-13

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

Two more hospital patients die in sandwich listeria outbreak Public Health England says there are now nine confirmed cases of listeria linked to the outbreak....
17:20, 2019-06-14

Hospital patients die in sandwich listeria outbreak Three deaths in hospitals in Manchester and Liverpool are linked to pre-packed sandwiches....
17:44, 2019-06-07

Diabetes patients 40 percent more likely to be readmitted to hospital Diabetes patients with blood sugar levels below 100 milligrams had higher 30-day readmission rates than those with normal levels....
17:56, 2019-05-01

New 1,000-bed Wuhan hospital takes its first coronavirus patients Facility was built in less than two weeks in city at the centre of the viral outbreakThe first coronavirus patients have arrived at a Chinese field h...
07:32, 2020-02-04

Hospital sterilization failure may have exposed 1K patients to HIV, hepatitis A sterilization technician at a northern Indiana hospital failed to properly disinfect surgical tools, possibly affecting more than 1,000 patients wh...
23:12, 2019-11-21

NHS violence: Nurses talk of attacks by patients in hospital Nurses at a hospital in Dorset speak about the times they have been attacked by their patients....
03:00, 2019-05-27

As Patients Struggle With Bills, Hospital Sues Thousands Most hospitals do not frequently take patients to court over medical debt. But since 2015, Carlsbad Medical Center, in New Mexico, has filed lawsuits...
00:24, 2019-09-04

The Latest: Hospital lists 5 patients in California shooting SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a Southern California high school (all times local): 9:11 a.m. The number of people reported...
18:36, 2019-11-14

China opens second new hospital built for coronavirus patients A new, 1,500-bed hospital specially built for virus patients opened days after a 1,000-bed hospital with prefabricated wards and isolation rooms bega...
16:36, 2020-02-06

In Heartbreaking Video, Coronavirus Patients Say Goodbye At Hospital A heartbreaking video of two elderly coronavirus patients, who were in their 80s, saying goodbye to each other at the hospital is doing the rounds on...
08:44, 2020-02-04

Lonely heart patients more likely to die within year of leaving hospital Patients hospitalized for heart problems may be at greater risk of dying within a year of discharge when they live alone or feel lonely, a Danish stu...
21:20, 2019-11-07

200 hospital patients died while waiting to be discharged in 2018 Delayed discharges also resulted in patients spending thousands of extra days in hospital....
09:24, 2019-04-15

Robocalls put hospital patients’ lives in danger: report Imagine this: During a major public health crisis, such as an outbreak – when doctors, administrators and health care field workers need to be in con...
22:48, 2019-06-18

Prince Harry arrives at Sheffield children's hospital where Diana signed visitors' book 30 years ago The Duke of Sussex has arrived at Sheffield Children's Hospital, where he is meeting staff and patients....
12:16, 2019-07-25

Prince Harry visits Sheffield children's hospital where Diana signed visitors' book 30 years ago The Duke of Sussex had a heartwarming time at Sheffield Children's Hospital, where he met staff and patients....
12:56, 2019-07-25

Oklahoma hospital used dirty gastroscopes on almost 1,000 patients; no infections reported An unnamed hospital in Oklahoma used contaminated gastroscopes in procedures performed on nearly a thousand patients in recent months, device maker P...
02:48, 2019-08-31

NHS hospital to trial genetic analysis for blood pressure patients Around 100 people undergoing treatment for hypertension in the UK are to get their DNA analysed in a pioneering trial to see if genetic data can help...
19:52, 2019-05-14

'Hotspotting' patients with extensive needs fails to reduce hospital readmissions (Reuters Health) - As a method for reducing health costs and improving care for people with complex medical problems, an early effort at "hotspotting...
23:40, 2020-01-08

Sick hospital workers often expose patients to contagious illness Hospital workers often come to work with contagious respiratory illnesses, against the recommendations of public health regulators, a Canadian study ...
23:08, 2019-08-16

Doctor at hospital in Wuhan dies after treating patients with coronavirus A doctor working at a hospital in Wuhan, China — treating patients stricken with the coronavirus — died Saturday morning. Liang Wudong, 62, died afte...
18:20, 2020-01-25

Most long-term acute care hospital patients die within five years (Reuters Health) - Most elderly patients admitted to long-term acute care hospitals die within 5 years, and spend two-thirds of their remaining life ...
01:48, 2019-08-27

Worcestershire Royal Hospital patients alerted over staff member with TB The trust has written to 349 patients and 129 staff but says the risk of developing TB is low....
16:20, 2019-09-02

Liberian hospital patients turned away as medical strike bites A medical workers' strike in Liberia has paralyzed the country's already faltering health care system, leaving its biggest hospitals in disarray and ...
15:16, 2019-09-25

Built in just 10 days, coronavirus hospital in China accepts first patients Huoshenshan Hospital and a second 1,500-bed facility due to open this week were built by construction crews who are working around the clock in Wuhan...
12:12, 2020-02-03

China's Tianjin to set up dedicated hospital to treat coronavirus patients The city of Tianjin in northern China will establish a dedicated hospital to treat people infected by the coronavirus as part of a "wartime mechanism...
02:32, 2020-01-28

Top hospital urged to drop lawsuits against patients over unpaid bills Activists rally against Johns Hopkins hospital in Baltimore, which has filed more than 2,400 lawsuits against patients and employeesCampaigners are c...
23:12, 2019-07-22

Cardiff hospital trials cooling patients after cardiac arrest Andrew Barnett is backing a trial at a hospital a year after he nearly died while playing football....
11:20, 2020-01-22

Three hospital patients die after listeria outbreak linked to packaged sandwiches Three hospital patients have died after an outbreak of listeria linked to sandwiches and salads, according to Public Health England....
18:20, 2019-06-07

'Superbug' germs found all over hospital patients' hands: study Every corner of the hospital prominently features hand sinks, hand sanitizer stations and reminders to wash regularly....
20:04, 2019-04-15

China scrambles to build 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to coronavirus patients The SARS hospital was built from scratch in 2003 in just six days to treat an outbreak of a similar respiratory virus....
13:56, 2020-01-24

Large hospital chain faces trial for allegedly overcharging patients Sutter Health is facing a trial over accusations that it has used its market dominance to snuff out competition and overcharge patients for medical b...
16:52, 2019-10-10

West Lane Hospital patients 'at high risk of avoidable harm' Two patients died in two months at the Middlesbrough centre, which has been rated inadequate....
05:52, 2019-08-21

Hospital school supply drive helps patients at Banner Children’s TUCSON- Banner Children’s Hospital kicked off its hospital school supply drive Monday, with the partnership from Hughes Federal Credit Union. T...
04:04, 2019-08-20

Costume retailer hosts Halloween party for patients at children’s hospital TUCSON – Child patients at Banner Diamond Children’s Medical Center had the chance to enjoy Halloween early this year on Wednesday. Spirit Hall...
07:36, 2019-10-16

More than 1,000 Indiana hospital patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis after sterilization failure A sterilization technician at a northern Indiana hospital failed to properly disinfect surgical tools, possibly affecting some 1,200 patients who und...
18:08, 2019-11-21

California VA recants, will allow World War II glamour girls to visit hospital patients A California veterans hospital reversed today its decision to cancel a visit from World War II-style volunteers. The decision came following a report...
22:24, 2019-10-18

Chicago hospital stops accepting patients after being overwhelmed with shooting victims A hospital in Chicago was forced to temporarily shut its doors after multiple gang-related shootings put it at full capacity....
21:44, 2019-08-05

How coronavirus patients live inside a sports center-turned-hospital in Wuhan Chinese coronavirus patients have been resting and others exercising at a sports center-turned-temporary hospital in the epicenter city of Wuhan....
18:12, 2020-02-18

Wuhan to build designated hospital to treat coronavirus patients: Beijing News The Chinese city of Wuhan, epicenter of a new coronavirus outbreak, will build a dedicated hospital to treat patients, which it aims to complete in s...
16:12, 2020-01-23

Auburn, Washington hospital says 26 infants, 27 adult patients possibly exposed to tuberculosis The period of potential exposure was determined to be between April 22 and Sept. 30, 2019....
21:40, 2019-11-13

Distressing pics show coronavirus patients screaming in packed Wuhan hospital Doctors in Wuhan have turned patients away after running out of medical kits that can test for the coronavirus...
06:08, 2020-01-25

China is building an entire hospital in a week to treat virus outbreak patients The coronavirus outbreak that began in China weeks ago is now growing by the hour. The tally of infected individuals has skyrocketed in the past two ...
22:44, 2020-01-24

Ten hospital staff arrested following BBC Panorama documentary into alleged abuse of vulnerable patients Police have arrested 10 workers at a private hospital following a BBC Panorama documentary into alleged abuse of vulnerable patients....
17:08, 2019-05-24

China's Wuhan to build second designated hospital to treat coronavirus patients: state media China's Wuhan city, the centre of the outbreak of the new coronavirus, will build a second dedicated hospital to treat patients, state media the Peop...
11:52, 2020-01-25

The first patients have arrived at the hospital China panic-built to treat the Wuhan coronavirus. Here's what it looks like inside. AP The city of Wuhan, China, finished building its first emergency hospital for coronavirus patients on Sunday. The construction took just ten days. ...
15:00, 2020-02-03

Johns Hopkins hospital sued poor and African American patients, study shows Baltimore hospital filed 2,400 lawsuits often against poor and black patients for unpaid medical bills between 2009 and 2018Johns Hopkins hospital in...
21:48, 2019-05-15

Stem cells from dozens of child cancer patients lost after freezer malfunction, hospital says Stem cells harvested from the blood of 56 Los Angeles-area child cancer patients were lost when the hospital freezer where they were stored malfuncti...
05:04, 2019-09-27

New Billing Practices at San Francisco’s Largest Public Hospital Could Help Low-Income Patients Save Money New billing practices at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (ZSFG) could ease the financial burdens of patients seeking care...
23:16, 2019-04-16

Coronavirus updates: China death toll hits 425 as new Wuhan hospital starts taking patients Wuhan, China is the capital city of Hubei province and the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak....
02:56, 2020-02-04

Colorado hospital faces lawsuit from dozens of patients over 'severe infections' causing at least 1 death: report 67 patients have sued Porter Adventist Hospital over their sterlilization processes, a year after the hospital said a breach occured involving surgic...
23:24, 2019-06-16

Coronavirus live updates: New Wuhan hospital receives patients, China death toll hits 811 China starts receiving patients at the second makeshift hospital in Wuhan, the Leishenshan Hospital, according to state-run network CGTN....
05:52, 2020-02-09

Pictures show the first coronavirus patients arriving at the new Wuhan hospital China panic-built in 10 days The Huoshenshan Hospital started treating its first patients on Tuesday, according to state-run newspaper China Daily. A batch of 50 coronavirus-infe...
14:12, 2020-02-05

Nurses at New Jersey hospital gave Benadryl to patients to make them sleepy, lighten workload: lawsuit A nurse is suing Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, N.J., claiming she was retaliated against after reporting that some of her colleagues workin...
20:40, 2019-10-11

A construction expert broke down how China built an emergency hospital to treat Wuhan coronavirus patients in just 10 days AP The city of Wuhan in China completed a makeshift emergency hospital to treat patients infected with the coronavirus in just 10 days. The emergency...
11:04, 2020-02-05

Hospital staff in Wuhan are wearing adult diapers because they don't have time to pee while caring for an overwhelming number of coronavirus patients STR/AFP via Getty Images Hospital staff in Wuhan are wearing diapers while working, because they don't have time to use the bathroom in between treat...
06:20, 2020-01-25

Wuhan, China, is scrambling to build a hospital in just 6 days to treat coronavirus patients its health system gets overwhelmed STR/AFP via Getty Images/Xinhua/Cheng Min via Getty Images/Business Insider The Chinese city of Wuhan is rushing to build a new hospital in just six ...
14:12, 2020-01-24

'Harry Potter' stars Rupert Grint and Tom Felton reunited to 'play Santa for the day' and surprise patients at a hospital Evan Agostini/AP "Harry Potter" actor Tom Felton (who played Draco Malfoy) shared photos of himself reuniting with costar Rupert Grint and surprising...
16:44, 2019-12-23

Scandal-hit private hospital Spire Healthcare recalls hundreds of patients amid concerns about doctor performing unnecessary surgery A scandal-hit private hospital has recalled hundreds of patients amid concerns one of its surgeons performed unnecessary shoulder operations....
21:16, 2020-01-24

Nike has partnered with Doernbecher Children's Hospital and six of its patients to design sneakers that raise money for clinical care, research, and education Nike For the sixteenth year in a row, Nike is teaming up with OSHU Doernbecher Children's Hospital and six of its patients to design sneakers that ra...
01:28, 2019-12-07

Coronavirus latest LIVE: Eight-month-old baby feared to be Britain's youngest victim cleared of virus... as UK patients are released from hospital A baby who came into direct contact with a coronavirus GP from Brighton has been given the all clear....
10:24, 2020-02-16

A program aimed at keeping America's sickest patients out of the hospital inspired dozens of copycats and attracted millions in funding. But a new study reveals it didn't work. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Healthcare experts were betting that giving more attention to the sickest and most expensive patients in the US could help lo...
15:48, 2020-01-09

Employees at a Maine hospital created a 'wall of shame' revealing the private information of disabled patients — including their sexual activity and body functions — investigators found WMTW-TV / Youtube A 2018 investigation by the Maine Human Rights Commission found that several employees at St. Mary's hospital had obtained the conf...
18:32, 2019-10-04

A medical algorithm affecting 200 million patients has steered black patients away from getting higher-quality care, showing just how biased artificial intelligence can be Courtesy ChenMed A new study in the journal Science just found a widely-used algorithm gave more complex treatment to white patients than sicker blac...
00:52, 2019-10-25

Microsoft joins hospital chain Providence to build 'hospital of the future' Microsoft is working with Providence St. Joseph on a new high-tech hospital as part of an effort to rethink the health-care experience together....
19:16, 2019-07-09

How to get visitors on to your home wi-fi easily The tech hack that means visitors to your home will never have to ask for your wi-fi login again....
09:56, 2019-07-30

‘We want to keep our forest’: why Guyana's wilderness needs visitors A community-run wildlife tour shows how tourism can help preserve a remote rainforest and introduces visitors to a stunning array of fauna and jungle...
08:12, 2019-10-27

Disneyland visitors may have been exposed to measles ANAHEIM, Calif. (NBC NEWS) – Visitors to Disneyland in Anaheim, California, on Oct. 16 may have been exposed to measles, the county public heal...
02:08, 2019-10-24

More visitors could hike The Wave in Arizona SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new proposal could mean bigger crowds at one of the most exclusive hiking spots in the southwestern United States. The federa...
20:08, 2019-05-08

China coronavirus: UK tracing up to 2,000 Wuhan visitors So far tests on 14 people in the UK have shown to be negative, the chief medical officer says....
18:04, 2020-01-24

Oracle businesses seeing more visitors as snow falls ORACLE, Ariz. - Snow in Oracle was a welcomed sight, not just for the residents but for Tucsonans who can't make it up to Mount Lemmon due to the roa...
05:56, 2019-12-28

Park: 170 visitors fall ill after visiting Yosemite Yosemite National Park said some 170 people who visited the park this month have fallen ill with gastrointestinal illness....
08:44, 2020-01-17

Visitors choose this tiny island as the best in the Caribbean Travel site Travel and Leisure asked its users to rank their favorite Caribbean island.       ...
17:20, 2019-07-11

Puerto Rico’s capital is ready to welcome visitors again Like all members of the Greater Antilles squad these days, Puerto Rico has suffered a few hiccups: a crippled economy, a post-hurricane mop-up still ...
01:16, 2019-08-17

Amsterdam looks to bar foreign visitors from buying cannabis Mayor cites survey of tourists in Singel area as she looks to clean up overcrowded red-light districtThe mayor of Amsterdam has sought to win politic...
19:00, 2020-02-13

10 things visitors can do in Dubai that they couldn't a decade ago Dubai has seen a lot of changes over the last decade -- to culture and custom as well as skylines and shorelines. We looks at some of the new possibi...
12:36, 2019-07-22

Preserving the Past for Museum Visitors of the Future Conservators come out of back rooms into public spaces, sharing the once closely held secrets of restoring works of art....
12:01, 2019-10-23

Still most visited place, Orlando had 75 million visitors ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando, Florida, had 75 million visitors last year as the theme park mecca continued to be the most visited destination in the ...
20:36, 2019-05-09

The Latest: Serial killer has no visitors before execution STARKE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Execution-Serial Killer (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Prison officials say no one visited a serial killer facing exe...
23:48, 2019-05-23

Egyptian mummy at Cambridge college needs more visitors Hermione, a 2,000-year-old Egyptian mummy, is not getting enough visitors, a Cambridge college says....
15:20, 2019-12-30

Surveillance app installed on phones of Xinjiang visitors: report China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to...
13:40, 2019-07-03

Popular hiking spot The Wave may be opened to more visitors One of the most exclusive and dramatic hiking spots in the southwestern United States could see bigger crowds under a new proposal unveiled.  &...
14:08, 2019-05-09

Angered by This Roosevelt Statue? A Museum Wants Visitors to Weigh In Conversation about monuments has reached a fever pitch, and the city was split on this one. The American Museum of Natural History is opening an exhi...
18:24, 2019-07-15

Construction nearly done; visitors enjoying 2 new areas at Edmonton Valley Zoo It's been a good couple of weeks for the red pandas at the Edmonton Valley Zoo as they settle in to their new digs....
02:12, 2019-06-12

Bulleit opens visitors’ center at Shelbyville distillery SHELBYVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bulleit (BUL’-liht) Distilling Co. has opened its visitors’ center at its Shelbyville distillery in Kentucky. The...
10:16, 2019-06-26

Yellowstone officials warn visitors not to approach bison after man tries to pet one A man who learned over a railing to pet a bison demonstrated “an incredible lack of judgment and common sense,” park Superintendent Cam S...
22:08, 2019-08-08

Underpopulated Italian region offers visitors €25,000 to move in Molise president finds novel way to breathe life into area as resident numbers dwindleAn underpopulated region in southern Italy is offering newcomer...
14:32, 2019-09-11

Sea dragon exhibit dazzles visitors at California aquarium LA JOLLA, California (AP) — A Southern California aquarium has built what is believed to be one of the world’s largest habitats for sea dragons...
07:24, 2019-05-22

New Zealand teen with measles may have exposed Disneyland visitors Alert comes amid worst measles outbreak in the US in a quarter of a century, with more than 1,200 cases reported since October 2018A teenage girl fro...
20:16, 2019-08-24

Oktoberfest visitors tried to steal nearly 100K beer steins Oktoberfest, which kicked off Sept. 21 and ended Oct. 6, apparently saw its fair share of attempted thefts....
20:24, 2019-10-10

The Latest: Trumps present gifts to Australian visitors President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have given Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jenny, gifts to celebrate their...
00:04, 2019-09-21

4 Your Health: City parks bring happiness to visitors There are new recommendations about which women should undergo testing for the breast cancer gene. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says all w...
01:40, 2019-08-21

Surprise Visitors, Flings and (Potential) Divorces on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way It was the surprise of a lifetime for Jenny and Sumit on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way. No, Sumit's parents didn't find out he was not really living i...
16:40, 2019-08-20

Qatar promises accessible alcohol for World Cup visitors "Qatar wants to make alcohol accessible for visiting fans when it hosts the 2022 World Cup and will use cruise ships to ensure it can accommodate an ...
09:28, 2019-09-27

Visitors must pay $1000 to visit Komodo Island next year Komodo Island, home to the famous dragon, will require a $1000 membership to visit next year....
19:32, 2019-10-01

KOA fires white worker who pulled gun on black visitors JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A white manager of a Mississippi campground has been fired after video showed her holding a gun while telling an African Americ...
02:40, 2019-05-29

Blame it on Bieber: Iceland canyon too popular with visitors FJADRÁRGLJÚFUR, Iceland (AP) — With one magical video, Justin Bieber has made a pristine Icelandic canyon famous around the world. And that’s t...
12:04, 2019-05-19

These 16 cities are so overrun by tourists that visitors outnumber locals Shutterstock Visa application and processing firm Official Esta compared the number of visitor arrivals to the population data of cities around the w...
19:32, 2019-12-05

Disneyland visitors warned of potential measles exposure Health officials in California are warning the public that an individual with a confirmed case of measles may have exposed visitors of Disneyland to ...
22:16, 2019-10-24

Visitors flock for final ascent of Australia's Uluru Visitors flocked to Australia's Uluru, formerly known as Ayers Rock, for a final ascent before a ban on climbing was introduced....
06:12, 2019-10-29

Taiwan further tightens restrictions on China visitors due to virus Taiwan on Sunday further tightened restrictions on visitors from China to prevent the spread of a new coronavirus, suspending entry for many apart fr...
09:44, 2020-01-26

Some parts of China's Great Wall closed to visitors Some sections of China's Great Wall near Beijing will be closed to visitors from Saturday to help prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, state me...
12:12, 2020-01-24

Abode’s Smart Camera uses AI to recognize and respond to known visitors Residential security cameras are about to become smarter, as Abode introduces an outdoor/indoor solution that can ID visitors for differential treatm...
18:04, 2020-01-06

10 fascinating places around the world that are totally forbidden to visitors Coca-Cola In spite of globalization, advances in technology, and better transportation, there are still places in the world that are completely off-l...
14:32, 2019-12-31

A warm welcome? The wildlife visitors warning of climate disaster Britain’s milder weather is attracting exotic guests. While we may celebrate their arrival now it should also alert us to what’s ahead Mediterranean ...
09:40, 2020-01-02

Taj Mahal officials will start charging visitors who stay too long You don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay here. Not without paying extra, at least. Officials at the Taj Mahal have recently implemented a three-...
18:56, 2019-06-19

Teen with measles may have exposed visitors at Disneyland, Universal Studios SANTA ANA, Calif. — A New Zealand teenager who visited Disneyland, Universal Studios, Hollywood tourist hotspots and the beach this month had measles...
02:24, 2019-08-24

NASA Brings Moon and More to Visitors at COSI Science Festival NASA will host a range of activities and demonstrations, including a virtual reality chair and Oculus Go trip to the Moon, at the COSI Science Festiv...
20:48, 2019-04-29

'Not worried at all' about attracting international visitors, says Saudi tourism chief Despite ongoing unrest in the Middle East, Ahmad Al-Khatib, chairman of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage, said the kingdom is "...
09:48, 2020-01-22

'Please come and visit:' Unscathed Bahamas islands need visitors to aid hurricane recovery The most important thing the world can do to help the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian is pay the island nation a visit.      ...
14:52, 2019-10-03

Boston arts museum bans 2 visitors for offensive language BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts has banned two visitors and vowed to change protocols for guards after minority middle school studen...
02:04, 2019-05-25

Saatchi Gallery covers up artworks after Muslim visitors' complaints Paintings by SKU deemed blasphemous for combining Islamic text with nude imagesA leading contemporary art gallery covered up works featuring an Islam...
19:48, 2019-05-05

Rikers Island visitors sue NYC over COs’ claims that their books were soaked in drugs Corrections officers at Rikers Island have taken to arresting visitors coming in with books — claiming the novels are being used to sneak in syntheti...
06:32, 2019-12-04

'Sesame Street' turns 50: Our favorite celebrity visitors to the neighborhood As 'Sesame Street' turns 50, we look back at singers, actors and a First Lady who knew how to get to Sesame Street.       &#...
19:12, 2019-11-06

Museum hires refugees as docents to help visitors see exhibits from a new perspective The University of Pennsylvania-affiliated Penn Museum launched a program called the Global Guides, which works with Philadelphia organizations to hir...
22:24, 2020-02-23

Amazon debuts doorbell concierge so Alexa can screen your visitors Amazon's Alexa will soon be able to greet and speak with people who come to the homes of Ring video doorbell users, VP of devices David Limp said tod...
20:56, 2019-09-25

Watch: Netherlands birdwatchers surprised by rare flamingo visitors Birdwatchers are flocking to a nature reserve in the Netherlands to catch a glimpse of some rare visitors to the county: a group of flamingos....
20:56, 2020-01-24

Rare hornbill chick delights staff and visitors at Polish zoo A rare Palawan Hornbill chick has left its nest and is exploring its outdoor enclosure at Wroclaw Zoo in western Poland, delighting staff and members...
19:20, 2019-09-03

Tennessee suspension bridge invites visitors to toss pumpkins The operators of a pedestrian suspension bridge in Tennessee are inviting revelers to dispose of their Halloween pumpkins by tossing them from the br...
16:44, 2019-10-31

SkyDeck ledge protective layer cracks under visitors’ feet Visitors to the SkyDeck ledge up on Chicago’s Willis Tower — which is already scary enough as it is — got the fright of their lives...
23:48, 2019-06-12

Traffic restricted at Mount Lemmon due to high level of visitors TUCSON - With dozens of people heading up to Mount Lemmon for a day in the snow, Pima County Sheriff's Department announced that travel restrictions ...
22:44, 2020-01-01

These 7 underwater cities and towns are open to visitors, and they're absolutely stunning YouTube / Mendi Lagunak When most people think "underwater city" the first places that come to mind are probably the fictional city of Atlantis and t...
14:52, 2019-11-17

The SkyDeck ledge of the Willis Tower cracks under visitors' feet Visitors to the Willis Tower's SkyDeck got an extra scare Monday when the attraction's protective layer covering the glass splintered into thousands ...
22:40, 2019-06-12

Louvre visitors furious over time limit for the Mona Lisa She may be the only one smiling. Visitors to Paris’ famed Louvre Museum are furious that museum staff are allowing them less than a minute to view th...
19:36, 2019-08-14

Philadelphia airport visitors may have been exposed to measles, officials warn Travelers who passed through Philadelphia International Airport earlier this month may have been exposed to measles, health officials announced on Fr...
18:24, 2019-10-12

London theatre to ban visitors from bringing single-use plastic bottles Royal Court crackdown forms part of mission to become net-zero-carbon venue in 2020Audience members at the Royal Court theatre will be banned from ta...
11:37, 2019-10-23

Twinlakes water park visitors' illness outbreak probed Dozens of children and some adults started "projectile vomiting" after visiting Twinlakes....
12:32, 2019-07-30

Pearl Harbor commemoration visitors 'upbeat' despite recent shooting Despite a deadly shooting on Wednesday, visitors commemorating the anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor remain in good spirits for the upcoming...
23:16, 2019-12-06

Visitors have scary close encounter with bear on bridge near Jasper A college student visiting from Los Angeles captured video of a bear running across a wooden foot bridge full of people, including children....
23:48, 2019-07-28

Grain to glass: Craft distilleries welcome visitors for tastings, tours Fueled by the farm-to-table food movement, craft makers are touting their grain-to-glass spirits. Here are 10 that offer tours and tastings.  &#...
18:00, 2019-10-18

Frank Lloyd Wright home in Rockford to get visitors’ center ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — There are plans to open a visitors’ center in Rockford, Illinois, for the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Laurent House , whi...
14:32, 2019-05-09

Columbine High School won’t be torn down despite spike in ‘unauthorized’ visitors Columbine High School won’t be torn down, according to district officials who considered demolishing the site over unwanted attention to the campus w...
15:36, 2019-07-25

Ginger Baker's family says the Cream drummer is 'holding his own,' seeing visitors Drummer Ginger Baker, who co-founded rock band Cream with guitarist Eric Clapton, is "holding his own" and even receiving visitors, his family says. ...
00:44, 2019-09-30

Visitors have scary close encounter with bear on bridge in Jasper A college student visiting from Los Angeles captured video of a bear running across a wooden foot bridge full of people, including children....
21:20, 2019-07-27

White campground worker fired after pulling gun on black visitors Campground Carla? A white campground worker in Mississippi was fired this week after she was caught on video pulling a gun on a black couple and orde...
06:12, 2019-05-29

‘Storm Area 51’ creator reveals himself, unveils plan for 1.7M visitors Matty Roberts started the event as a joke, but now he's preparing to stage something "fun" for anyone who shows up outside Area 51....
17:16, 2019-07-19

Sunnyside visitors guide: The coolest places to eat, shop and play Sunnyside is ready for prime time. That western Queens neighborhood is the setting for Kal Penn’s new sitcom, airing Thursdays on NBC. In “Sunn...
23:08, 2019-09-27

Nearly 200 Yosemite National Park visitors sick after likely norovirus outbreak Approximately 170 people reported experiencing gastrointestinal illness, including park visitors and employees       ...
02:24, 2020-01-17

Blenheim Palace set to install £1million gold toilet for visitors to use An 18-carat gold toilet has been plumbed into Blenheim Palace for visitors to use, but they'll have to respect a strict time-limit....
16:44, 2019-08-18

Yellowstone National Park visitors spent $513M in 2018 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — A federal report shows visitors to Yellowstone National Park spent nearly $513 million in neighboring communit...
19:36, 2019-05-28

Egypt opens two of its oldest pyramids to visitors for first time since 1960s The Bent Pyramid and its satellite pyramid in the Dahshur royal necropolis represent a transitional form of pyramid construction.    ...
17:24, 2019-07-15

Malaysia maintains tourism target, bets on locals and non-Chinese visitors Malaysia expects to meet its target of a record 30 million tourists this year by redirecting its marketing efforts to local and other markets as arri...
09:36, 2020-02-19

Sculpture smelling of breast milk to draw in visitors to new Wellcome gallery London gallery intended as celebration of what it means to be human in 21st centurySome say it smells of modelling clay. Others that it has the vague...
22:04, 2019-09-04

North Korea to launch medical tourism, targeting visitors from China North Korea, one of the world's most reclusive states, plans to branch out into medical tourism next year, offering foreign visitors, most likely fro...
10:52, 2019-12-06

Historic cathedral installs slide to give visitors a better view of the ceiling The Norwich Cathedral in the U.K. has ambiance, history, stained glass windows, and also a huge slide in the middle of the catherdral.   &...
16:24, 2019-08-14

Foreign visitors to Japan fall for fourth straight month in January The number of foreign visitors to Japan fell for the fourth straight month in January as the impact of a South Korean boycott continued to weigh, wit...
09:36, 2020-02-19

California sunflower farmers ask visitors to stop trampling fields for selfies ‘Selfie seekers’ are causing ‘noticeable concern and damage’ to several properties, according to sheriff’s departmentFarmers in one California county...
20:40, 2019-07-03

Yosemite national park: 170 recent visitors suffer norovirus symptoms Two cases of upset stomach and diarrhea confirmed as norovirus, as park says it is undertaking ‘extensive cleaning’ effortsRoughly 170 people who hav...
05:20, 2020-01-17

Sheffield United v Crystal Palace: LIVE as Zaha returns for the visitors "Follow LIVE minute-by-minute coverage of the Premier League clash between Sheffield United and Crystal Palace."...
14:24, 2019-08-18

Las Vegas strip visitors warned of possible measles exposure: health officials Heads up, Las Vegas visitors: If you took a trip to Sin City earlier this month, you may have been exposed to measles. ...
16:44, 2019-08-21

Back on Earth, China's Mars simulation base greets first visitors About 100 excited Chinese teenagers completed a five-hour tour of a space colony against a desolate backdrop not unlike the desert planet of Tatooine...
12:44, 2019-04-17

Visitors face $280 fine for sitting on Rome’s famed Spanish Steps It is now illegal to cop a squat on Rome’s famous Spanish Steps — with violators facing a fine of up to $280. Locals, however, aren’t taking the ban ...
03:08, 2019-08-08

Disneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood Visitors Reportedly Exposed to Measles (SANTA ANA, Calif.) — A New Zealand teenager who visited Disneyland and other Southern California tourist spots last week brought along more th...
18:20, 2019-08-25

Disney resort visitors ate lettuce wraps filled with bugs: suit Four people visiting a Walt Disney World resort in Florida got “extremely sick” and needed several trips to the emergency room after eating lettuce w...
19:40, 2019-08-28

Wolves v Manchester United: LIVE - Pogba, James start for visitors "Can Manchester United back up their win over Chelsea by surviving a tricky trip to Molineux?"...
20:20, 2019-08-19

Malaysian firm offers AI-based profiling of Chinese visitors for virus Malaysia's MYEG Services Bhd said on Wednesday it had developed a coronavirus risk-profiling system for visitors from China and was offering the arti...
15:48, 2020-02-19

Aruba is offering an 'election disconnection experience' to attract more visitors in 2020 Aruba Next year, American tourists can get a break from the impending presidential race through Aruba's "election disconnection" experience. Guests w...
19:32, 2019-11-19

Researcher probing origin of lone N.L. beluga asks visitors to look, not touch A skin biopsy taken from the whale will be used to compare it to other beluga populations....
19:20, 2019-08-01

Israel may quarantine 200 South Korean visitors in army base: report Israel may quarantine some 200 visitors from South Korea in a military base south of Jerusalem over coronavirus worries, Israel's Ynet news site repo...
13:24, 2020-02-23

Hong Kong bans entry of visitors from China virus province Residents of China's Hubei province, where the new coronavirus outbreak was first reported, will be banned from entering Hong Kong from Monday as Chi...
18:08, 2020-01-26

Thousands flock to climb Uluru before sacred rock shuts to visitors Thousands of people are flocking to Uluru -- Australia's sacred giant monolith -- before a climbing ban comes into force at the end of October....
17:28, 2019-10-07

Singapore bans visitors who have traveled to virus-hit areas in South Korea Singapore said on Tuesday it would ban all visitors who had recently traveled to the South Korean city of Daegu and Cheongdo County, and may impose s...
12:36, 2020-02-25

Coronavirus Live Updates: Singapore to Close Its Border to Chinese Visitors The city-state said it would stop issuing visas to people with Chinese passports and deny entry to foreigners who had visited China in the past 14 da...
15:56, 2020-01-31

Plagued by Overtourism, Netherlands Urges Visitors to Leave the Beaten Path The Dutch government has stopped promoting destinations such as Amsterdam and is instead highlighting relatively overlooked corners of the country....
22:00, 2019-05-08

Chernobyl control room now open to visitors -- but only wearing a hazmat suit The Chernobyl nuclear power plant has seen a huge increase in visitor numbers in recent years as part of a growing global interest in dark tourism....
18:16, 2019-10-03

Long-distance trip: NASA opening space station to visitors NEW YORK (AP) — NASA announced Friday that it will open the International Space Station to private astronauts, with the first visit as early as next ...
18:48, 2019-06-07

Macau to deny entry to visitors from Hubei unless they can show they are virus-free Macau said on Monday it will deny entry to visitors from China's Hubei province or those who visited the province 14 days prior to arrival unless the...
09:12, 2020-01-27

A new, grittier Spy Museum lets DC visitors explore waterboarding and enhanced interrogation The newly redesigned International Spy Museum offers visitors a look at the thrilling world of espionage, complete with Cold War-era gadgets and Jame...
16:40, 2019-05-15

Papua New Guinea bans visitors from Asia amid coronavirus outbreak Papua New Guinea is turning away all visitors from Asia in a drastic measure to prevent the coronavirus from entering the Pacific nation, according t...
00:28, 2020-01-30

El Salvador bars visitors from Italy and South Korea, citing coronavirus El Salvador will bar the entry of foreign nationals arriving from Italy and South Korea to prevent the spread of the coronavirus that has killed more...
02:12, 2020-02-26

Hudson Yards observatory dares visitors to live life on the ‘Edge’ There’s a new observation deck in town — and its not for the faint of heart. The 100th floor observatory at the top of 30 Hudson Yards boasts a 7,500...
15:20, 2019-10-24

San Francisco officials just voted to ban cars from one of the city's busiest streets. Here's what visitors need to know. ChameleonsEye/Shutterstock Officials voted unanimously to ban all private vehicles from Market Street, one of the busiest streets in San Francisco. O...
17:04, 2019-10-19

A Trump Consultant's Fake Biden Campaign Site Has More Visitors Than the Real Thing A Republican working on Trump's reelection campaign made a fake Biden site that's consistently in the top of searches....
17:40, 2019-06-30

Meet the thin multicolored line protecting visitors from unscrupulous carnival games In the lawless wastes of the carnival, only one force exists to protect ordinary people. No, we’re not talking about the food inspectors who (hopeful...
21:44, 2019-08-30

Brentford 0-1 Nottingham Forest: Joe Lolley strike gives visitors win in Championship promotion clash Brentford missed out on the chance to go third in the Championship after they were beaten 1-0 by promotion rivals Nottingham Forest at Griffin Park o...
22:56, 2020-01-28

Hong Kong ramps up coronavirus fight by quarantining visitors from mainland China Visitors from mainland China to Hong Kong will be quarantined for 14 days as the semi-autonomous region aims to prevent the coronavirus from spreadin...
23:28, 2020-02-05

Alberta Birds of Prey Centre sees decline in visitors for 2019 season The Alberta Birds of Prey Centre in Coaldale closes for the 2019 season this weekend and has seen fewer visitors than usual after a West Nile virus o...
04:44, 2019-09-01

World’s 8 Most Haunted Castles: The Lost Souls Tormenting Visitors of Famous Bastions The histories of many of the world’s most haunted castles are filled with bloodshed, treason, and treasure. The checkered past and centuries of exist...
02:44, 2019-08-07

Horrifying moment lion mauls zookeeper through bars of cage in front of visitors GRAPHIC VIDEO: A zookeeper had his arm mauled by an adult male lion after he fed the animal meat through the bars of its cage...
19:28, 2019-12-13

Singapore suspends entry, transit to visitors with recent China travel history Singapore said on Friday it was banning entry and transit to all visitors with a recent history of travel to China and suspending visas for Chinese p...
12:36, 2020-01-31

Hackers actively exploit WordPress plugin flaw to send visitors to bad sites Enlarge / A redirection from a site still running a vulnerable version of the plugin. Hackers have been actively exploiting a recently patched vul...
01:48, 2019-05-30

Kruger National Park mulls new tech rules to protect visitors and animals Officials from Kruger National Park in South Africa are considering new rules after a spate of incidents that have raised concerns about the impact o...
16:24, 2020-01-03

Video: Visitors Flee Beach As Severe Storm Sends Debris Flying Francesco di Giandomenico, a local postman, captured sunbathers and holidaymakers fleeing from Tortoreto beach on Italy's Adriatic coast on Tuesday....
10:40, 2019-07-11

Homeowners who complained about Tate Modern visitors looking into their apartments lose legal challenge Residents of a high-rise apartment block in London have lost a long-running legal bid to stop visitors to the Tate Modern art museum from looking thr...
07:36, 2020-02-13

NASA Opens International Space Station to Private Visitors, With a Hefty Price Tag Private space travel will begin as early as 2020, but for a hefty price. NASA announced Friday that it would open the International Space Station to ...
00:04, 2019-06-08

Disney World visitors had to be rescued from the park's new 'Skyliner' cable-car during its first week of operation (DIS) AP Photo/John Raoux Passengers had to be rescued from Disney World's new "Skyliner" aerial gondola Saturday night after the cable car system experien...
16:04, 2019-10-06

London theatre Royal Court to ban visitors from bringing in single-use plastic bottles A London theatre is banning single-use plastic bottles as part of a mission to become a net-zero carbon venue by 2020....
10:24, 2019-10-23

The Kremlin is checking the temperatures of Putin's media visitors amid coronavirus fears Associated Press The Kremlin has started screening participants in meetings involving Russian President Vladimir Putin, checking their temperatures w...
19:32, 2020-02-06

Malaysia temporarily bans Chinese visitors from Hubei to curb virus spread Malaysia imposed a temporary ban on Chinese nationals arriving from the city of Wuhan and surrounding Hubei province on Monday to stem the spread of ...
10:40, 2020-01-27

New London adverts tell visitors to give money direct to charity instead of rough sleepers Westminster council today unveiled digital adverts at central London stations warning "well intentioned" visitors to give money to charities instead ...
12:24, 2019-07-18

Michigan national park is the first to allow visitors to use a powerful 'track chair' to experience trails Trails through Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore can be steep or sandy -- but people who require hiking mobility assistance can now r...
20:04, 2019-07-09

A Chinese theme park made a live pig bungee jump to try and attract visitors Global Times/The Paper/Business Insider A Chinese theme park made a live pig bungee jump on Saturday. Video footage shows the pig being dragged to th...
14:00, 2020-01-20

Illinois zoo staff, visitors heartbroken after female lion euthanized less than 2 weeks after longtime mate In just two weeks, the Illinois based Brookfield Zoo has been forced to euthanize both of its African Lions....
13:20, 2020-01-15

Visitors at Chernobyl can now tour the control room, where radiation levels could be 40,000 times higher than normal Gleb Garanich/Reuters Visitors are now permitted to enter the control room of Reactor 4 at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Some of the decisions m...
14:52, 2019-10-06

Sri Lanka offers visitors free 1-month visas on arrival to revive tourism after bombings The south Asian country will offer free, one-month visas on arrival to visitors from 50 countries to revive its tourism industry after April bombings...
16:32, 2019-07-31

Silicon Valley VC firm Andreessen Horowitz is asking visitors to avoid handshakes due to the coronavirus outbreak Reuters Andreessen Horowitz is asking visitors to its office to avoid shaking hands amid the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak. The venture capital firm isn...
17:32, 2020-02-06

Pick Mojave National Preserve over Joshua Tree: Twice the size, a quarter the visitors, all the beauty The preserve is “even more pure and vast,” says artist Phillip K. Smith III. “No one is there.”...
19:20, 2020-01-15

Stag smashes horns into car in Richmond Park as visitors are advised to keep their distance in rutting season A stag ramming its horns into a car at Richmond Park has prompted calls for people to keep their distance from the animals during breeding season....
20:40, 2019-10-08

China virus deaths rise to 80 as Hong Kong bans visitors from worst-hit province The death toll from China's new coronavirus grew to 80 on Monday as residents of Hubei province, where the disease originated, were banned from enter...
02:36, 2020-01-27

Hawaii confirms 3 recent cases of rat lungworm disease in US visitors, says one tourist ate slug on a dare Health officials in Hawaii have announced three recent cases of rat lungworm disease in U.S. visitors to the state from Dec. 2018-Feb. 2019, includin...
15:12, 2019-05-24

Iceland canyon featured in Justin Bieber music video closed after influx of visitors A ranger at a roadblock has to explain why no one can pass: The vulnerable landscape cannot sustain more visitors....
16:56, 2019-05-19

China wildlife park sued for forcing visitors to submit to facial recognition scan Law professor takes action against Hangzhou safari park, questioning why the tourist spot would need such data A Chinese wildlife park has sparked ou...
06:44, 2019-11-04

Smugglers run: Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge visitors are snatching, reselling items on eBay Petty thieves are making off with silverware, menus, coasters and more from Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and auctioning them on resale websites. &...
14:20, 2019-06-27

San Diego Zoo polar bear eats live duck in enclosure, shocks visitors, video shows A polar bear at the San Diego Zoo last week thrilled visitors who captured the predator on video hunting down an unsuspecting duck and eating it....
21:16, 2019-06-11

The coronavirus is slamming the US travel industry, with experts predicting it will wipe out more than $10 billion in spending from Chinese visitors Johannes Eisele/AFP via Getty Images The coronavirus is expected to cost the US travel industry more than $10 billion over the next four years, with ...
23:00, 2020-02-18

Universal's Volcano Bay water park briefly closes after visitors report electric shocks Universal Studios' Volcano Bay water park at closed early on Sunday due to a technical issue that left guests complaining about electric shocks....
18:04, 2019-06-04

New York City Jail Guards Indicted for Conducting Illegal Strip Searches on Women Visitors Six female corrections officers were arrested and arraigned in New York State Supreme Court following allegations they performed illegal strip search...
19:16, 2019-05-07

Residents in flats overlooked by Tate Modern viewing platform lose bid to stop visitors looking into their homes Residents of apartments overlooked by the Tate Modern's viewing platform have lost their High Court bid to stop visitors to the art gallery from look...
13:00, 2020-02-12

I visited Toronto's CN Tower, which attracts 2 million visitors every year, and the iconic tourist destination far exceeded my expectations Rachel Askinasi/Insider Toronto's CN Tower sees nearly 2 million visitors a year, and its construction has landed it a spot as an "engineering Wonder...
23:04, 2019-10-28

Tokyo will be short an estimated 14,000 hotel rooms each day of the 2020 Olympics, and the city is scrambling to find alternatives for the flood of visitors BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP via Getty Images The 2020 Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan, from July 24 to August 9. An estimated 10 million visitors are exp...
22:36, 2019-12-03

Real Madrid 2-2 PSG: Visitors' late show cancels out Karim Benzema brace in Champions League thriller Kylian Mbappe and Pablo Sarabia struck in quick succession to steal a late draw for Paris Saint-Germain at the Santiago Bernabeu after Real Madrid ha...
23:20, 2019-11-26

China's coronavirus crisis has devastated the world's biggest casino hub as visitors avoid Macau amid outbreak fears Reuters Macau has been hit hard by China's coronavirus outbreak. Known as the world's biggest gambling hub, the Chinese territory has seen a signific...
21:12, 2020-02-03

Star film location: Rachel Khoo and Jamie Oliver among celebrity visitors at charming Bromley home for sale A charming four-bedroom semi-detached home, used as a filming location by star chefs, has been listed for sale....
13:00, 2019-11-20

After Ignoring Complaints for Years, New York City Agrees to Pay $12.5 Million to Department of Corrections Visitors Subjected to Invasive Searches After years of subjecting jail visitors to invasive searches, New York City has agreed to resolve the matter by coughing up $12.5 million to settle a...
19:28, 2019-12-23

Jared Kushner likes to show White House visitors the spot where Monica Lewinsky used to sneak into Bill Clinton's study Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post / Getty In a new cover story for Time Magazine, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner revealed a piece of histo...
18:56, 2020-01-16

I visited Hallstatt, the picture-perfect Austrian village that gets a million visitors a year, and it's been completely ruined by selfie-taking tourists Insider/Rachel Hosie Hallstatt is a beautiful lakeside village in Austria that's soared in popularity in recent years. It's been a UNESCO World Herit...
11:24, 2019-10-26

Nintendo is building a life-size video game theme park in Japan, where visitors will compete against each other and visit familiar Super Mario locations Kyodo News via Getty Images Nintendo is building a theme park at Universal Studios in Osaka, Japan which it claims will be a "life-sized, living vide...
12:28, 2020-01-14

Nintendo is building a life-size video game theme park in Japan, where visitors will compete against one another and visit familiar 'Super Mario' locations Kyodo News via Getty Images Nintendo is building a theme park at the Universal Studios in Osaka, Japan, that is being billed as a "life-size, living ...
13:40, 2020-01-14

Japan is developing 50 luxury hotels to cash in on the 40 million visitors it expects next year, and it signals that the country's hotel boom is finally hitting its stride Shutterstock The number of visitors to Japan has increased significantly in the past few years and is expected to reach 40 million in 2020, the Econo...
17:20, 2019-12-17

Lake District National Park boss says it 'must change' to attract more diverse visitors The Lake District "must change" to attract a greater diversity of visitors, the national park's chief executive has said amid concerns that swathes o...
13:36, 2019-12-29

China restricting visas for ‘anti-China’ US visitors China’s Ministry of Public Security has for months been working on rules to limit the ability of anyone employed, or sponsored, by US intelligence se...
18:00, 2019-10-09

Disney World character actors for Minnie Mouse, Mickey Mouse, and Donald Duck reported getting touched inappropriately by visitors Loren Javier on Flickr Multiple Disney World employees in Orlando, Florida, filed police reports in December, alleging that park visitors touched the...
03:12, 2019-12-28

The Times Square Edition is a luxury oasis in the frenzy of Midtown Manhattan with modern design and a bold drinking and dining scene that first-time visitors will love — but rooms are tiny and expensive The Times Square EDITION, a Marriott Bonvoy property, is an oasis of contemporary luxury in New York's busiest neighborhood, with plenty of theatrica...
23:24, 2020-02-25

Many patients lie to their Dr. TUCSON – Healthcare is a hot topic these days. And with a Presidential election just a little over a year away, it’s getting even more at...
00:48, 2019-08-06

Snapshots of My Patients Thumbnail images in electronic health records provide insights into the patients we care for....
12:08, 2019-12-12

Many patients lie to their doctor TUCSON – Healthcare is a hot topic these days. And with a Presidential election just a little over a year away, it’s getting even more at...
02:00, 2019-08-06

Before I die: a day with terminally ill patients – video What does it feel like to know you’re dying? In episode two of Death Land, Leah Green meets people who are facing up to the end of their lives. She f...
18:00, 2019-11-19

The patients inspired to take up parkrun by their GPs More than 1,500 GP surgeries have signed up to encourage patients to take part in their local parkrun....
11:00, 2020-02-04

What I have learned from my suicidal patients A GP has minutes to try to convince a person that life is worth living. It’s a challenge that brings rare rewards. By Gavin FrancisEdinburgh’s old Ro...
07:20, 2019-11-22

Patients value convenience of telemedicine (Reuters Health) - Patients who have real-time video visits with their primary care providers instead of in-person exams are generally satisfied with...
23:52, 2019-04-29

Cancer patients get new wheels TUCSON – Young cancer patients got new wheels on Monday. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society teamed up with Tucson Subaru to gift bikes to children bat...
22:28, 2019-09-23

These Patients Are Hard to Treat A study examined a popular approach that coordinated care for the most expensive patients, and found that the project did not reduce hospital admissi...
23:12, 2020-01-08

Should Family Members See Patients Die in the I.C.U.? Studies suggest that relatives don’t distract the medical team or interfere with decision-making when a patient is in cardiac arrest....
11:44, 2019-10-25

Boris Johnson said patients should have to pay to use the NHS so they will 'value' it more Getty Boris Johnson called for patients to be charged to use the NHS in order to prevent free care being "abused" by people who can afford to pay, in...
17:32, 2019-12-03

Private hospitals 'must do more to keep patients safe' Rogue surgeons like Ian Paterson must not be able to harm anyone again, surgeons' leaders say....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Why must US patients wait for drugs available in other countries? The United States leads the world in drug development, but we’re in danger of falling behind, to the detriment of countless patients. However, new le...
12:00, 2019-07-31

Use a 'greener' inhaler if you can, patients told Five doses of some inhalers are the equivalent of a nine-mile car journey, NHS advisory body says....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Insomnia common among cancer patients (Reuters Health) - Roughly half of patients with cancer have symptoms of insomnia, and many may have sleep problems that linger for at least a year, ...
23:20, 2019-04-12

Transgender patients call for GPs to have more training Three transgender men call for more training of local GPs to relieve pressure on specialist clinics....
12:56, 2019-08-08

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

The US has confirmed 57 coronavirus cases. Here's what we know about all the US patients. The US has confirmed 57 coronavirus cases, including 40 people who were on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. The virus has spread to at leas...
03:48, 2020-02-26

The GP practice where patients can share appointments Group sessions allow more GP time and the chance to meet others with the same illness, advocates say....
01:28, 2020-01-12

CDC says almost all vaping illness patients end up hospitalized Almost all patients with a mysterious vaping-related lung disease have been hospitalized, with about half ending up in the intensive care unit, Cente...
19:56, 2019-10-11

Patients likely to have complications with unprofessional surgeons Patients had an 18 percent higher risk of complication during a medical procedure if their surgeon had one to three previous reports of unprofessiona...
00:04, 2019-06-20

Rural Hospitals Are Dying, and So Are Their Patients It is a dreary Monday on the East Coast, and I have a dreary story of American neglect and misery for you: the Washington Post published a remarkable...
17:20, 2019-05-13

The US has confirmed 60 coronavirus cases. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS The US has confirmed 60 coronavirus cases, including 42 people who were on the Diamond Princess ...
22:00, 2020-02-26

Today I have to talk to three of my patients about dying. This is how I do it It’s tempting to put these all-important conversations off but the consequences can be direIt’s 9.15am. The medical team is full of energy and caffei...
18:00, 2019-06-06

French doctor still treating patients at 98 When French doctor Christian Chenay saw his first patients in 1951, penicillin was state of the art....
18:00, 2019-11-22

US can't keep coronavirus 'out of our border,' NYC has 2 new 'patients under investigation' As of Wednesday, more than 24,600 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 490 deaths....
00:28, 2020-02-06

Saving the Teeth of Patients With Special Needs A new dental center is built to welcome patients with special needs and those in wheelchairs, who often run into obstacles elsewhere....
10:28, 2019-05-02

AI researchers have a plan to pay patients for data Enlarge (credit: iStock/Getty Images) Robert Chang, a Stanford ophthalmologist, normally stays busy prescribing drops and performing eye surgery. B...
18:36, 2019-08-11

Coronavirus causes mild disease in four in five patients, says WHO Covid-19 not as deadly as Sars, figures show, and children not affected in same way as adultsCoronavirus – latest updatesCovid-19, the new coronaviru...
23:48, 2020-02-17

The US has confirmed 53 coronavirus cases. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS The US has confirmed 53 coronavirus cases, including 36 people who were on the Diamond Princess ...
03:00, 2020-02-25

Two more possible coronavirus patients tested in New York Two more New Yorkers have been tested as possible coronavirus patients, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday. Samples for nine people from the Empire State ...
23:16, 2020-01-27

When Patients Need Opioids to Ease the Pain Some patients genuinely need powerful painkillers to make their excruciating existence at least somewhat tolerable....
12:44, 2019-07-10

CRT defibrillator may help more heart failure patients For patients with heart abnormalities that can't be fixed with a normal defibrillator, a cardiac resynchronization therapy with defibrillator may hel...
19:16, 2019-06-18

Music playlists could help dementia patients Personalized music playlists that rekindle memories of childhood and happy moments may bring joy to dementia patients, because music can activate par...
23:36, 2019-06-24

Few heart patients use cardiac rehab after stenting (Reuters Health) - Just one in three patients enrolls in recommended cardiac rehabilitation after having a blocked heart artery cleared and a stent i...
21:48, 2019-06-19

France to stop reimbursing patients for homeopathy Decision comes after national study concludes the medicine has no proven benefitThe French government has announced it will stop reimbursing patients...
20:08, 2019-07-10

Coronavirus: Eight of nine UK patients receiving treatment discharged More than 100 people remain in quarantine in a hotel after arriving from China last weekend....
17:12, 2020-02-15

New Help for Dementia Patients, Delivered Via Games and Puzzles A first-of-its-kind program in Utah trains volunteers in an effort to relieve caregivers and alleviate symptoms like agitation and aggression....
17:36, 2020-02-17

Patients often puzzled by medical test reports (Reuters Health) - Even the most educated, take-charge individuals may have a hard time deciphering the test results they can access after a doctor v...
23:48, 2020-02-14

Death risk higher for cancer patients with HIV Older people with HIV and either breast or prostate cancer have higher death rates than HIV-negative people with those same cancers....
22:08, 2019-08-01

The US has confirmed 14 coronavirus cases across 6 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS A deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has spread to 25 other countries. The US h...
02:24, 2020-02-13

In health care, does “hotspotting” make patients better? The new health care practice of “hotspotting” — in which providers identify very high-cost patients and attempt to reduce their medical spending whil...
23:16, 2020-01-08

Japan to trial HIV medications on coronavirus patients Japan plans to trial HIV drugs to treat people with coronavirus, as the number of infected in the country increased to 519, with 454 cases on the qua...
12:12, 2020-02-18

The US has confirmed 15 coronavirus cases across 7 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS The US has confirmed 15 cases of a coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China: eight in Califor...
18:36, 2020-02-13

For Vitiligo Patients, New Treatments Offer Hope “We now have a much better understanding of the immunological pathways involved in vitiligo, which is providing insight on how to target and treat th...
11:36, 2019-06-24

Former USC gynecologist accused of sexual assault of 16 patients The former longtime gynecologist at the University of Southern California was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting 16 women at the student heal...
03:56, 2019-06-27

‘It’s Gigantic’: A New Way to Gauge the Chances for Unresponsive Patients Researchers have found a way to detect “covert consciousness” that could aid the recovery of people with severe brain injuries....
23:40, 2019-06-26

Vaping Patients May Be Prone to Relapse, C.D.C. Warns New findings indicate the outbreak of severe lung injuries may have peaked, but cases are still surfacing. The agency is urging doctors to monitor pe...
20:04, 2019-12-20

GP 'ghost patients' to be investigated by NHS fraud squad Investigators will try to find out whether GPs have been claiming fees for non-existent patients....
03:44, 2019-06-12

NHS teams up with Amazon to bring Alexa to patients Voice assistant enlisted to aid elderly and blind patients who cannot easily search for adviceThe NHS has teamed up with Amazon to allow elderly peop...
10:08, 2019-07-10

California allows patients to buy HIV prevention meds without prescription California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday signed legislation allowing patients to buy HIV prevention pills without a doctor’s prescription....
22:44, 2019-10-08

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating...
15:40, 2019-09-14

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating...
06:04, 2019-09-14

Advanced MRI may be able to detect dementia in stroke patients A new MRI method may detect clues in stroke patients that can lead to future cognitive problems, as new findings show it predicted three-fourths of d...
19:56, 2019-09-12

New drugs for cystic fibrosis patients in Scotland They will have access to the "life-changing" treatment after ministers struck a deal with the drugs company....
11:04, 2019-09-12

Most patients with access to electronic medical records not using it (Reuters Health) - Only about one in 10 discharged hospital patients given access to their electronic medical records go online to take a look, a U.S...
23:48, 2019-11-06

2 patients diagnosed in China with pneumonic plague Two people were reportedly diagnosed with the highly infectious, potentially fatal pneumonic plague in a hospital in Beijing recently, Chinese author...
12:44, 2019-11-13

The Role of Nurses When Patients Decide to End Their Lives Some hospitals and hospices have policies that forbid nurses to be part of the process or even to discuss end-of-life options....
12:24, 2019-09-06

The US has confirmed 11 cases of the coronavirus across 5 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS A deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has spread to 24 other countries. The US h...
18:24, 2020-02-03

Stents no better than drugs for many heart patients: U.S. study Many patients with severe but stable heart disease who routinely undergo invasive procedures to clear and prop open clogged arteries would do as well...
21:36, 2019-11-16

Uninfected patients key to improving Ebola response Research on the logistics of responding to Ebola outbreaks has revealed that an often-overlooked, but critical, factor in resource deployment to trea...
20:24, 2019-09-16

Cancer Patients Tell Us About Clothing for Changing Bodies “The stockings don’t look very good but I’ve decided to change my attitude about that and say they are chic,” one patient writes....
13:44, 2019-09-20

Coronavirus live: first two patients in UK test positive Worldwide death toll reaches 213 as World Health Organization declares a global emergency. Follow live updates and latest newsTwo people in Britain t...
13:20, 2020-01-31

More U.S. heart disease patients may be choosing to die at home (Reuters Health) - Fewer U.S. patients with cardiovascular disease are dying in hospitals and more of them are dying at home, a new analysis suggests...
21:44, 2019-10-07

Diabetes patients hit by glucose monitor shortage Healthcare firm Abbott has been forced to apologise for failing to provide enough of the devices....
13:08, 2020-01-29

Drug exports restricted 'to protect NHS patients' Hormone replacement therapy, contraceptives and adrenaline pens are all on the government's list....
01:48, 2019-10-03

Deafblind doctor: I was told not to touch patients A student set to become the NHS's first deaf and blind doctor describes discrimination she has faced....
21:40, 2019-10-02

US hospitals turn away patients as ransomware strikes Three hospitals in Alabama were forced to close their doors to all but the most critical new patients....
12:24, 2019-10-02

Chun-Li Cosplayer Now Treating Coronavirus Patients Previously, Kotaku introduced Yuan Herong. She’s a bodybuilder who works as a physician in Shandong Province, China....
11:40, 2020-01-31

Two UK coronavirus patients being treated in northern England The first two people in Britain to be diagnosed with the new coronavirus are being treated in a hospital in Newcastle, northeast England, Britain's h...
12:36, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus patients arrived in France without symptoms Two of the three people who have been diagnosed with the Wuhan coronavirus arrived in France without showing symptoms, doctors at a Paris hospital sa...
17:52, 2020-01-25

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

Six patients being tested for suspected coronavirus in UK, officials say The World Health Organisation has said it is "too early" to declare an international public health emergency...
19:52, 2020-01-23

German nurse under investigation for killing patients German prosecutors are investigating a male nurse on five counts of murder. Some of the details closely resemble the case of one of Germany's worst s...
20:08, 2019-08-30

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

Inundated With Flu Patients, U.S. Hospitals Brace for Coronavirus Resources are already stretched during flu season. With so much medical equipment and drugs made in China, public health experts are anxiously watchi...
01:04, 2020-02-08

New Therapies Help Patients With Dementia Cope With Depression Many patients with cognitive impairment have anxiety or depression, but standard treatments are difficult for people with memory issues....
07:20, 2019-12-08

Patients should not be prescribed melatonin for jet lag on NHS, review finds Patients should not be prescribed melatonin for jet lag on the NHS, a new expert review has concluded....
14:12, 2020-01-14

NHS cancer patients 'missing out on basics information' NHS staff pressures are leaving 120,000 patients a year "in the dark" about their illness, a charity says....
05:32, 2020-02-10

Four more patients test positive for coronavirus in England Four more patients in England have tested positive for coronavirus, taking the total number of cases in Britain to eight, Chief Medical Officer Chris...
11:16, 2020-02-10

Canadian patients suffering, sometimes dying, with bedsores Recent deaths allegedly linked to bedsores have put the spotlight on this continuing problem in health care....
18:00, 2019-07-17

Researchers try to make ICU less traumatic for patients, families (Reuters Health) - Intensive care units (ICUs) can be extremely stressful for patients and families. Changes in the way ICUs are run may help mitigat...
18:16, 2019-07-16

CVS to increase genetic testing for some cancer patients CVS Health Corp said on Thursday it will make it easier for patients with advanced cancer enrolled in some Aetna insurance plans to receive broad gen...
18:20, 2019-12-12

OB-GYN accused of fathering children with patients says one is now his wife An OBGYN from Mississippi accused of sexual misconduct and sleeping with his patients, two of whom he impregnated, says he did nothing wrong — ...
05:12, 2019-07-12

GP Manish Shah jailed for 90 sex assaults on patients Manish Shah is given three life sentences for assaulting 24 female patients - including a teenage girl....
14:16, 2020-02-07

Poorer U.S. patients less likely to get blood pressure controlled (Reuters Health) - Poorer patients in the U.S. may be less likely to get their blood pressure under control, even when they are participating in a cl...
12:32, 2019-07-31

MRI may predict which depression patients respond best to therapy Currently, only 45 percent of people with depression respond positively to cognitive-behavioral therapy, but conducting fMRIs on patients could help ...
21:20, 2019-08-01

China says 8.2 percent of its coronavirus patients are cured There are currently 40,171 confirmed cases on China's mainland and reports of 908 deaths....
18:40, 2020-02-10

'I sell kitchenware but should be nursing cancer patients' Australian Louisa Doyle is having to leave the UK because her application has dragged on for months....
14:28, 2020-02-05

A Prescription of Poetry to Help Patients Speak Their Minds Doctors at several major hospitals are experimenting with poems as a source of psychological relief and connection....
15:16, 2019-12-01

Health strike: Patients set to be hit by week of cancellations More than 10,000 outpatient appointments and surgeries will not go ahead on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday....
11:04, 2019-12-02

'I've had patients take their own teeth out': dental anxiety and the treatments that can help Almost half of adults in the UK fear the dentist, and some refuse to see one. Thankfully, there are some increasingly effective remedies, but they co...
15:16, 2019-08-19

The US has confirmed 12 cases of the coronavirus across 6 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS A deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has spread to 25 other countries. The US h...
22:32, 2020-02-05

Racial differences seen in acne treatment for U.S. patients (Reuters Health) - Black patients may be less likely than whites to receive aggressive treatment for acne, a new study suggests....
01:20, 2020-02-06

Two Ebola patients in Congo ‘cured’ with new drugs KINSHASA, Congo — Two Ebola patients who were treated with new drugs in the city of Goma in eastern Congo have been declared “cured” and returned to ...
20:00, 2019-08-14

Executive order gives hope to kidney patients The Trump administration’s recent pledge to transform kidney care is cause for hope for late-stage kidney disease patients languishing on transplant ...
05:36, 2019-08-02

The US has confirmed 13 cases of the coronavirus across 6 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS A deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has spread to 25 other countries. The US h...
07:20, 2020-02-11

Sanofi to cut U.S. insulin costs for some patients to $99 per month Sanofi SA said on Wednesday it will cut the cost of its insulin products to $99 per month for uninsured patients and others who pay cash for it in th...
11:20, 2019-04-10

Dax Cowart, Who Suffered for Patients’ Rights, Dies at 71 Doctors forced Mr. Cowart to undergo treatment after he was severely burned in an explosion. He spent the rest of his life arguing for patient autono...
01:52, 2019-05-16

Chemotherapy doses review after 14 NHS Tayside patients die An independent doctor will look at cases after NHS Tayside gave lower chemotherapy doses than elsewhere in Scotland....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Cancer test treats patients with precision The medical team are able to extract huge amounts of information from tiny fragments of DNA....
12:04, 2019-04-25

Former UK doctor jailed for groping female patients LONDON (AP) — A former British doctor has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for groping female patients including a 12-year-old child. Alan Tutin ...
14:44, 2019-05-17

Hoddesdon dental patients offered HIV tests Hundreds of dental scaling patients are offered blood tests over fears about unclean equipment....
16:44, 2019-05-20

More patients diagnosed amid Legionnaires’ outbreak GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Ohio say 10 people have now been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease amid an outbreak at a recentl...
00:20, 2019-06-05

More than half of older dialysis patients die within a year Over half of older adults with end-stage kidney disease die within a year of starting dialysis, upending previously held beliefs about the use of the...
20:56, 2019-04-23

Housebound Parkinson's patients have movement restored An electrical stimulus can help revive mobility for people with the disease, scientists have discovered....
19:48, 2019-04-22

'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

4 Your Health: Beta blockers helping A-Fib patients Betas blockers may help people with A-Fib. People prone to stress related heart arrhythmias may benefit from taking beta blockers. A new Yale Univers...
19:44, 2019-06-04

Sickest NHS patients 'face hours on trolleys' BBC analysis shows a surge in hospital delays as experts warn 'little in tank' to cope with coronavirus....
10:24, 2020-02-26

Doctor killed 25 patients, officials say. Can they prove it? COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Experts say prosecutors face a legal hurdle as they pursue 25 murder charges against an Ohio doctor accused of ordering but not...
00:36, 2019-06-07

Laryngectomy patients learn to sing without a voice box The choir is made of up of post-op throat cancer patients who have undergone a laryngectomy....
02:04, 2019-05-06

Nonfiction: A Psychotherapist Analyzes Her Patients’ Stories — and Her Own Lori Gottlieb’s “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, Her Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed” is a treasure trove of stories and hard-earned...
11:32, 2019-04-16

US aims to help more cancer patients try experimental drugs CHICAGO — Sally Atwater’s doctor spent two months on calls, messages and paperwork to get her an experimental drug he thinks can fight the lung cance...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Coronavirus: Hundreds of flu patients to be tested by UK hospitals and GPs Tests are planned at 11 selected hospitals and 100 GP surgeries to monitor the spread of the virus....
12:48, 2020-02-26

4 Your Health: Karate helping Parkinson’s patients NBC News- As people living with Parkinson’s disease start having tremors, moving more slowly and losing their balance, it can be frustrating an...
11:28, 2019-06-04

New center for Alzheimer’s patients coming to Tucson A new memory and research center for patients with Alzheimer’s disease is set to open in Tucson next spring. The Toole Family Memory Center is under ...
03:04, 2019-05-10

Aspirin unlikely to cause more brain bleeds for stroke patients An aspirin regimen is safe for people who've suffered a stroke and does not cause additional brain bleeding, a new study says...
20:24, 2019-05-22

Few black patients get buprenorphine for opioid addiction (Reuters Health) - While the number of Americans getting drug treatment for opioid addiction is on the rise, a new study suggests that gains may be c...
23:00, 2019-05-14

Half of H.I.V. Patients Are Women. Most Research Subjects Are Men. Trials of vaccines and treatments have not included enough female participants. Now that scientists are exploring possible cures, the need to enroll ...
08:28, 2019-05-28

Cancer treatments: Patients need to know heart risks Specialists warn that many people undergoing cancer treatment receive neither appropriate information about heart risks nor sufficient monitoring for...
14:44, 2019-05-07

CDC didn’t want 14 coronavirus patients flown to US—it was overruled Enlarge / Jumbo jets arrived to evacuate US citizens from the Diamond Princess cruise ship, with people quarantined onboard due to fears of the new C...
19:00, 2020-02-21

Iran's first 2 coronavirus patients die, state media says Authorities in Iran this week announced the country’s first two cases of the novel coronavirus — COVID-19 — which has infected more than 75,000 peopl...
20:00, 2020-02-19

One-third of statin patients still have bad cholesterol levels, study says About one-third of people in taking statins to control low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, known as "bad cholesterol," still have dangerously high l...
22:16, 2019-05-09

The US has confirmed 35 coronavirus cases across 8 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS The US has confirmed 35 cases of a coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China: eight in Califor...
06:12, 2020-02-22

Study: Heart attack patients over 65 less likely to get angioplasty People over age 65 who suffer a heart attack are less likely to be treated with angioplasty than younger patients, a new study shows....
21:08, 2019-04-11

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

New treatment extends life of advanced melanoma patients Half of people live five years or more with combination immunotherapy treatment, study findsHalf of people diagnosed with advanced melanoma, which on...
11:16, 2019-09-28

Patients more likely to seek psychiatric help after weight-loss surgery After weight-loss surgery, patients may be more likely to need mental health services, including psychiatric hospitalizations, a new study suggests....
23:12, 2019-09-25

Blood test may reduce antibiotic use for COPD patients The number of COPD patients who received antibiotics prescriptions fell by 20 percent after taking the finger-prick blood test to measure their C-rea...
16:20, 2019-07-11

Coronavirus doctor dies after treating more than 3,000 patients in a month Dr Liu Wenxiong died of what his family said was a stress-induced heart attack after seeing 100 patients a day, but officials are refusing to classif...
20:12, 2020-02-26

License revoked for doctor who admitted abusing patients CLINTON, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis County doctor who admitted sexually abusing women at pain clinics has lost has license to practice medicine in Missou...
17:24, 2019-05-06

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

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

‘There is a huge need’: Why this Nova Scotia doctor says she can’t leave her patients behind "I actually have retired three times, officially," Dr. Leahey says. "But it didn't hold." And according to her, the reasons are many....
11:20, 2019-10-03

2020 candidate Amy Klobuchar’s plan would help Alzheimer’s patients WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has a new plan to help seniors that includes more support for people with Alzheimer̵...
12:56, 2019-07-12

Nurse allegedly took nude photos of elderly patients A Pennsylvania nurse took “explicit and private” photographs of at least 17 elderly nursing home patients — and sent the images to...
14:52, 2019-05-07

Nursing facilities often discharge patients when co-pays kick in (Reuters Health) - Skilled nursing facilities in the U.S. often discharge Medicare patients before daily co-payments kick in, according to a new U.S....
01:16, 2019-05-29

How Chaos at Chain Pharmacies Is Putting Patients at Risk Pharmacists across the U.S. warn that the push to do more with less has made medication errors more likely. “I am a danger to the public,” one wrote ...
11:32, 2020-01-31

Dental patients in Tennessee urged to get HIV, hepatitis tests Some dental patients in Tennessee have been advised to undergo HIV and hepatitis B and C testing after a dentist in the state failed to properly ster...
16:52, 2019-12-19

Study: 100k patients injured, die each year after misdiagnosis About 100,000 people are disabled or die each year due to a medical misdiagnosis, a study says....
23:04, 2019-07-11

Caregiver depression tied to more ER visits for dementia patients (Reuters Health) - Dementia patients may go to the emergency room more often when their caregivers are depressed, a recent study suggests....
19:28, 2019-07-09

GP Manish Shah guilty of sex assaults on 23 female patients Manish Shah cited Angelina Jolie and Jade Goody to instil fear in his patients about their health....
17:20, 2019-12-10

'Steep rise' in patients struggling to get epilepsy drugs The Epilepsy Society is calling for an urgent review of how medicines are stocked and supplied in the UK....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Nurse charged with killing 100 patients apologizes to families BERLIN — A former nurse on trial on allegations he killed 100 patients at two hospitals in northern Germany apologized to his victims’ relatives in a...
18:24, 2019-06-05

Ransomware forces 3 hospitals to turn away all but the most critical patients Enlarge / Emergency rooms like this one at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital may need to transfer patients once they stabilize. (credit: health.mil) Te...
21:08, 2019-10-01

Hospitals treat patients without admitting them, to avoid penalties (Reuters Health) - Hospitals appear to be treating Medicare patients in emergency departments (EDs) and observation areas to avoid readmissions and t...
21:28, 2019-08-22

The VA is rolling out Apple Health Records to its 9 million patients This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your ...
15:36, 2019-11-07

Coronavirus live updates: first two patients in UK test positive Worldwide death toll reaches 213 as World Health Organization declares a global emergency. Follow live updates and latest newsTwo people in Britain t...
10:56, 2020-01-31

Frail Older Patients Struggle After Even Minor Operations These patients are not aware of the true risks, and surgeons aren’t telling them, new research suggests....
20:48, 2019-12-13

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

'Misery' for A&E patients facing record-long waits Patients forced to wait hours on trolleys as beds shortage causes backlog in emergency departments....
14:08, 2020-01-09

A&E patients face long waits as winter bites Patients forced to waits hours on trolleys as beds shortage causes backlog in emergency departments....
11:44, 2020-01-09

Doctor accused of poisoning patients so he could show off by saving them Prosecutors allege that French anaesthesiologist Frederic Pechier may have tampered with his colleague's anesthesia to create emergencies in which he...
21:16, 2019-05-15

Communication with locked-in patients in question after misconduct finding Enlarge / A female study participant allegedly responds to a question. (credit: Wyss Center ) Germany’s main research-funding organization, DFG, ha...
16:56, 2019-09-28

Japan court orders compensation for kin of leprosy patients TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court has ordered the government to pay 370 million yen ($3.4 million) in damages to the relatives of former leprosy patients...
12:32, 2019-06-28

Nonwhite patients get less pain relief in U.S. emergency rooms Black and Hispanic patients in U.S. emergency rooms are less likely to receive medication to ease acute pain than their white counterparts, a study s...
20:56, 2019-07-02

Chemotherapy for cancer patients cancelled due to bank holidays Approximately 780 patients at the Belfast Cancer Centre had treatments in April and May cancelled....
09:00, 2019-07-08

CVS to increase genetic testing for some Aetna cancer patients CVS Health Corp said on Thursday it will make it easier for patients with advanced cancer enrolled in some Aetna insurance plans to receive broad gen...
14:52, 2019-12-12

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

Coronavirus patients in Wuhan dance to song about red flowers With elaborate hand movements and swinging steps, medical staff in full protective body suits, gloves and masks led coronavirus patients at a makeshi...
07:00, 2020-02-12

Trump abortion ‘gag rule’ leaves poor patients ‘with nowhere to go’ in US Impact will vary greatly from state to state after Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal funding program over abortion referral bans Last year al...
09:08, 2019-08-22

Tests on all 14 suspected UK coronavirus patients come back negative Tests for coronavirus on 14 people in the UK have come back negative but there are checks ongoing on other people, according to the Chief Medical Off...
16:12, 2020-01-24

Cannula sleeves: 'Simple solution for dementia patients' Thousands of cannula sleeves have been made by a knitting group since it was set up by a Chester singer....
12:56, 2019-05-22

‘Chasing the Cure’ lets patients crowdsource a diagnosis Oversharing health woes on social media may finally do us some good. A new show, “Chasing the Cure,” features patients broadcasting their medical mys...
01:04, 2019-08-06

Tests on 14 suspected UK coronavirus patients come back negative Tests for coronavirus on 14 people in the UK have come back negative but there are checks ongoing on other people, according to the Chief Medical Off...
16:28, 2020-01-24

Heart patients may benefit more from exercise than healthy people (Reuters Health) - Exercise can do more to lower the risk of premature death for patients with cardiovascular disease than for healthy people, a new ...
01:44, 2019-09-04