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Studies confirm that chronic kidney disease independently increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease

Studies confirm that chronic kidney disease independently increases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease

Millions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders at increased risk for type 2 diabetes

Millions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders at increased risk for type 2 diabetes

Draft Medicare plan to cover implantable defibrillators

Draft Medicare plan to cover implantable defibrillators

Histamine is key to narcolepsy

Histamine is key to narcolepsy

Gene responsible for a rare form of dystonia known as rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism identified

Gene responsible for a rare form of dystonia known as rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism identified

Four or more glasses of red wine per week may reduce risk of prostate cancer by 50 percent

Four or more glasses of red wine per week may reduce risk of prostate cancer by 50 percent

University of Arizona spin-off investigates DNA damage to human skin

University of Arizona spin-off investigates DNA damage to human skin

NIH opens new hospital totally dedicated to clinical research

NIH opens new hospital totally dedicated to clinical research

Aventis Pasteur to manufacture and store 2 million doses of avian influenza H5N1 vaccine

Aventis Pasteur to manufacture and store 2 million doses of avian influenza H5N1 vaccine

Helping seniors in times of trauma

Helping seniors in times of trauma

HHS enhances Medicare drug card program to help seniors

HHS enhances Medicare drug card program to help seniors

Dentists should measure the blood pressure of every patient

Dentists should measure the blood pressure of every patient

Too much TV leads to higher risk of obesity for young black girls

Too much TV leads to higher risk of obesity for young black girls

University of Utah gets patent approval relating to methods of rapid nucleic acid amplification

University of Utah gets patent approval relating to methods of rapid nucleic acid amplification

50 year old frozen smallpox vaccines are nearly 100 percent effective

50 year old frozen smallpox vaccines are nearly 100 percent effective

Nicotine patches and gum less effective for women than men

Nicotine patches and gum less effective for women than men

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced the Medicare premium amounts

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced the Medicare premium amounts

Launch of one of the US's largest electronic medical record implementations

Launch of one of the US's largest electronic medical record implementations

Medicare approves University of Kentucky lung transplants

Medicare approves University of Kentucky lung transplants

U.S. plan for influenza pandemic response

U.S. plan for influenza pandemic response