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Increased use of split liver transplantation could decrease pediatric waitlist deaths

Increased use of split liver transplantation could decrease pediatric waitlist deaths

One ninth of men in the US are infected with oral HPV, study shows

One ninth of men in the US are infected with oral HPV, study shows

HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) could be cost saving for NHS in long run

HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) could be cost saving for NHS in long run

Plague outbreak in Madagascar kills 57 and rages on

Plague outbreak in Madagascar kills 57 and rages on

The storm has passed, but Puerto Rico’s health faces prolonged recovery

The storm has passed, but Puerto Rico’s health faces prolonged recovery

Medicare plans place few restrictions on coverage of prescription opioids, Yale study finds

Medicare plans place few restrictions on coverage of prescription opioids, Yale study finds

Antibiotics prescribed by dentists may contribute to serious C. diff infections

Antibiotics prescribed by dentists may contribute to serious C. diff infections

Study: Topical analgesics may provide effective, safe treatment alternative to opioids

Study: Topical analgesics may provide effective, safe treatment alternative to opioids

MRI and ultrasound can detect fetal brain damage caused by Zika in utero

MRI and ultrasound can detect fetal brain damage caused by Zika in utero

Cancers linked to obesity account for 40% of all cancers in the US, report states

Cancers linked to obesity account for 40% of all cancers in the US, report states

Online behavioral parent training effective in helping children with ADHD

Online behavioral parent training effective in helping children with ADHD

NIH-funded study to evaluate treatment options for newborns with opioid withdrawal syndrome

NIH-funded study to evaluate treatment options for newborns with opioid withdrawal syndrome

BD launches first automated phenotypic test for CPO detection

BD launches first automated phenotypic test for CPO detection

Delayed diagnosis of heart disease in women may contribute to differences in treatment

Delayed diagnosis of heart disease in women may contribute to differences in treatment

Study uncovers disturbing trends in prescribing opioids for nonmalignant chronic pain

Study uncovers disturbing trends in prescribing opioids for nonmalignant chronic pain

Weight loss and its economic implications finally quantified

Weight loss and its economic implications finally quantified

CDC warns about steep rise in STDs among Americans

CDC warns about steep rise in STDs among Americans

Emergency departments write shorter duration and smaller-dose opioid prescriptions, study shows

Emergency departments write shorter duration and smaller-dose opioid prescriptions, study shows

California scrambles to contain ‘unprecedented’ hepatitis A outbreaks

California scrambles to contain ‘unprecedented’ hepatitis A outbreaks

Emergency patients who are prescribed opioids less likely to become long-term users

Emergency patients who are prescribed opioids less likely to become long-term users