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Indiana health officials are appealing to health care providers to limit use of this year’s diminished supply of flu vaccine

Indiana health officials are appealing to health care providers to limit use of this year’s diminished supply of flu vaccine

Breastfeeding women increase sexual desire among other women

Breastfeeding women increase sexual desire among other women

Influenza is a contagious disease caused by an RNA virus of the orthomyxoviridae family

Influenza is a contagious disease caused by an RNA virus of the orthomyxoviridae family

Number of low birth weight infants born in America rose between 1990 and 2000

Number of low birth weight infants born in America rose between 1990 and 2000

New York state legislation that will protect patient rights

New York state legislation that will protect patient rights

New technique to treat condition called funnel chest, or pectus excavatum

New technique to treat condition called funnel chest, or pectus excavatum

Assisted living residents with dementia go undiagnosed and are not adequately treated

Assisted living residents with dementia go undiagnosed and are not adequately treated

Home nurse visits after childbirth reduce healthcare costs

Home nurse visits after childbirth reduce healthcare costs

Elderly people should not be seen as marginalised victims in society

Elderly people should not be seen as marginalised victims in society

Some New York City stores are selling antibiotics illegally over the counter

Some New York City stores are selling antibiotics illegally over the counter

Secure web sites can improve communications about critically ill patients for hometown physicians and loved ones

Secure web sites can improve communications about critically ill patients for hometown physicians and loved ones

Australian Medical Association says Labor’s Medicare Gold policy looks good in theory

Australian Medical Association says Labor’s Medicare Gold policy looks good in theory

Study of mental health of assisted living residents has found a higher rates of mental health problems than expected

Study of mental health of assisted living residents has found a higher rates of mental health problems than expected

Lassa Fever, not seen in US for 15 years re-emerges

Lassa Fever, not seen in US for 15 years re-emerges

Researchers say enforceable standards needed for long-term care

Researchers say enforceable standards needed for long-term care

Ontario nurses do not feel respected by hospital management

Ontario nurses do not feel respected by hospital management

Important that nurses help women find ways to bond with their infants when breast-feeding is not possible

Important that nurses help women find ways to bond with their infants when breast-feeding is not possible

Patient autonomy is an essential factor in motivating effective change in health behavior

Patient autonomy is an essential factor in motivating effective change in health behavior

One in five veterans of the Korean War still affected by their experiences

One in five veterans of the Korean War still affected by their experiences

A third of chronically ill adults don't tell their clinicians that they underuse medications due to cost

A third of chronically ill adults don't tell their clinicians that they underuse medications due to cost