• By MedPageToday   -   Nov 21, 2018

    WHAT WILL GLOBAL INSULIN USE LOOK LIKE BY 2030?

    More disability-adjusted life years may be averted if A1c targets are higher for older adults

    Disability
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    MEDICATION OVERUSE HEADACHE: IS IT OVERBLOWN?

    Experts debate conflicting views of the role of medication overuse headache in chronic migraine

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    SCHOLARS TAKE AIM AT HEALTHCARE IN 2020 ELECTION

    Policy experts outline likely reform strategies from Democrats and GOP

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    USPSTF BACKS HIV PREP FOR HIGH-RISK PATIENTS

    Continues to recommend screening for HIV in persons ages 15-65, pregnant women

    Pregnant
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    THE NUANCE OF AN INSURANCE COMPANY DENIAL

    It may be annoying, but it's not evil, says Michael Kirsch, MD

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    REPOST: GUN VIOLENCE AS A PUBLIC HEALTH ISSUE

    'If it isn't a health problem, then why are all these people dying from it?'

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    PELZMAN'S PICKS: BURNOUT AND MEDICAL ERRORS

    Also, analysis shows hospital mergers increase costs for patients

    Hospital
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    1.2 MILLION CHILDREN AND TEENS HAVE PEANUT ALLERGIES

    Two studies estimate current PA prevalence to be 2.2%

    Allergies
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    ORDERING, INTERPRETING LAB TESTS CORRECTLY STILL A BIG CHALLENGE

    Hospital diagnostic management teams are working to help docs get it right

    Hospital
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    QUESTIONS ON CV RISK PERSIST IN LUPUS

    Risk of cardiovascular events was sevenfold higher than expected

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    EPIPENS STILL WORK AFTER FREEZING

    Devices still fired after being frozen for 24 hours in study

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    DOCTORS REACT TO LATEST HOSPITAL SHOOTING

    Gunman kills Chicago emergency physician, two others

    Hospital
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    'PRETTY MUCH A FAILURE'

    HUD inspectors pass apartments filled with rats, roaches, and toxic mold

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    POISONOUS PUBLIC HOUSING; VA'S NURSING HOME WOES; ILLEGAL MEDICAL DETENTION

    The past week in healthcare investigations

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    AIR POLLUTION AND AUTISM; HAVANA SYNDROME MYSTERY; MISSING NALOXONE

    News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience

    Pollution, Neurology
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    FIRST DRUG APPROVED FOR HLH

    Emapalumab OK'd for primary hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis

    Drugs
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    MORNING BREAK: CHICAGO HOSPITAL WORKERS KILLED; BINGEING IN THE COLD; 'EVEN THE CLEANING LADY'

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

    Hospital, Cold
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    STUDY: ADULT-ONSET FOOD ALLERGY FAIRLY COMMON

    Almost half of over 40,000 U.S. adults reported allergy development after age 18

    Food, Allergies
  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 20, 2018

    SUBJECTIVE STRESSORS AFFECT NURSES' PERFORMANCE: HEALTHLEADERS MEDIA

    Also, AMA offers guidance on "digital strategies" for docs' practices

  • By MedPageToday   -   Nov 19, 2018

    ASK ABOUT WEIGHT HISTORY TO LEARN MORE ABOUT MORTALITY RISK

    Link seen between max BMI over decades of weight history and subsequent all-cause mortality