Instances of hepatitis C have grown so much in recent years that the U.S. Preventive Services Taskforce is expanding its screening protocol.
Healthy diet and regular exercise are an important part of cardiovascular disease prevention, but patients often forget about this when they start...
Whether you work in cardiology or last encountered it in school, it's important to keep your brain refreshed on challenges that come up when treating heart disease.
Groundbreaking cardiology studies from the past year show major potential for improving both patient outcomes and reducing costs of care.
A surprising factor might be to blame for worse health outcomes in older individuals: ageism in healthcare settings.
With agitated and violent patients, providers often have no choice but to use restraints. That's why new research is exploring the effects of restraints and how to avoid using them in the future.
Sepsis just surpassed cancer to become the second-leading cause of death globally, according to a new study.
As wearable health tech explodes in the market, questions remain about its accuracy and safety. Here's what to tell patients.
A specialized intensive-care center helps critical patients receive life-saving treatment faster.
Robotics and AI can assist with a large portion of typical nursing and APP tasks — but that doesn't mean these roles will become obsolete. Here's why.
According to new research, common beliefs about the resounding health effects of certain foods may be just that — beliefs.
Researchers have discovered a new therapy can reduce the harm caused by the scar tissue that forms in the wake of a heart attack.
More than half of Americans have delayed healthcare in the past year due to financial burdens of care.
Many endometriosis sufferers are taking symptom relief into their own hands by using cannabis and CBD, research finds. Learn about the risks — and if it works.
Research finds obese people and possibly other groups are less protected by the flu shot than the general pop. Keep them safe with these tips.
What's more, patients are often hesitant to talk to their providers about it. Learn how to approach the topic and safer alternatives to recommend.
New research finds that two pain killers branded as safe alternatives to opioids can actually be life-threatening. Learn when and how to prescribe them.
Last month, final results from the ongoing Apple Heart Study were published in the New England Journal of Medicine. The study focused...
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Healthcare facilities have been struggling to give staff consistent directions about how to handle the COVID-19 outbreak. Here's a quick checklist of practices to follow every day.