UCLA Health Sciences feed - Thu, 08/10/2017 - 06:00
New York Times - Health - Wed, 08/09/2017 - 12:22
Start-ups by young Berkeley engineers are marketing devices for home use that will help heart patients and asthmatic children manage their conditions.
New York Times - Health - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 22:48
The death of a British baby evoked painful memories in other parents of incurably ill children.
New York Times - Health - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 15:15
Outcry has been building over the rising cost of brand-name medications, but the price of generic drugs has been moving in the opposite direction.
New York Times - Health - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 07:59
Mouse studies suggest that F.S.H., a reproductive hormone, may be responsible for redistributing fat to the abdomen in menopausal women.
New York Times - Health - Tue, 08/08/2017 - 06:38
Most people around the world, whether religious or not, presume that serial killers are more likely to be atheists than believers in any god, a new study suggests.
New York Times - Health - Mon, 08/07/2017 - 14:00
Tests that take only 15 minutes mean fewer people needlessly get malaria drugs, but many instead get antibiotics they don’t need, a study finds.
New York Times - Health - Mon, 08/07/2017 - 07:34
Speaking at The New York Times’s Cities for Tomorrow conference, New York City Health and Mental Hygiene Commissioner Mary T. Bassett dismissed as “a myth” the belief that opioids could be safely used for prolonged periods of time without high risk of addiction.
New York Times - Health - Mon, 08/07/2017 - 03:00
The government is powerless to act until a slew of consumer complaints raise a red flag about a product.
New York Times - Health - Sun, 08/06/2017 - 15:00
Consumers have grown used to being told to give up their brand-name drugs in favor of cheaper generics. Now some are finding the opposite is true.
New York Times - Health - Sat, 08/05/2017 - 00:00
Senator Lamar Alexander is a throwback to an era of less partisanship. He is hoping those skills will deliver results on health care.