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Fewer Hospitals Closed After Obamacare Expanded Medicaid January 12, 2018

Severe Flu Season Slams All But One State: CDC January 12, 2018

Is Surgery Riskier for Black Children? January 10, 2018

Severe Flu Season Tightens Its Grip on U.S. January 09, 2018

Stress Is Tough on Medical 'Surrogates' When a Loved One Is Ill January 05, 2018

Can Video Games Hone ER Docs' Skills? December 13, 2017

How to Perk Up the Holidays for Hospital Patients December 11, 2017

With A-Fib, Urban Hospitals May Be a Better Bet December 11, 2017

How Hospitals Can Go Green December 08, 2017

Shhhh! Patients Are Sleeping December 06, 2017

Your Doc Is Away? Substitute Doctors a Safe Option, Study Finds December 05, 2017

Checking Prices for Medical Procedures Online? Good Luck December 05, 2017

Steep Rise in Deaths for People Hospitalized After Opioid OD December 04, 2017

Another Opioid Scourge: Dangerous Infections November 30, 2017

How to Spot the Virus That Puts Some Babies in the Hospital November 19, 2017

Flu Shot Could Help Your Kid Avoid Hospital November 17, 2017

Many Hospice Workers Lack Their Own End-of-Life Directives November 16, 2017

Hospital Midwives, Lower C-Section Rates? November 16, 2017

Pricey ER Tests for Chest Pain Often Unnecessary November 15, 2017

Uninsured Heart Patients Often Face Daunting Bills November 14, 2017

Obesity to Blame for Epidemic of Knee Dislocations, Complications November 10, 2017

Opioids Not the Only Answer for Pain Relief in the ER November 07, 2017

Gun Injuries Getting More Severe, Experts Say November 06, 2017

About Half of Americans Get Health Care in ER November 03, 2017

Robots May Be Cleaning Your Hospital Room Soon November 02, 2017

Does Time of Neurosurgery Matter? October 24, 2017

After-hours operations tied to more complications, study says

Lying Down After an Epidural: A Smart Idea? October 19, 2017

Study found it increased chances of having a normal delivery

Skip Opioid Treatment for Migraine in the ER October 18, 2017

Non-narcotic drug far more effective in new study

Docs May Have Trick Up Their Sleeves Fighting Germs October 06, 2017

White coats with shorter sleeves may be more sanitary, study finds

Helping Preemies Avoid Unnecessary Antibiotics October 05, 2017

3 factors predicted when infant was at low risk of serious infection called sepsis

Apologies Go a Long Way When Medical Errors Occur October 03, 2017

Study found chances of lawsuits, large payouts weren't higher when hospitals took responsibility for error

Patients' E-Records Still Not Widely Available October 02, 2017

Survey of hospitals finds most doctors don't have access to outside health records

Heroin Taking Bigger Share of U.S. Opioid ODs October 02, 2017

Hospital discharges tied to the illicit drug are rising as those from prescription painkillers fall

U.S. Gun Injuries Nearing $3 Billion in ER, Hospital Costs October 02, 2017

Nine out of 10 injured were male, study reports

Dialysis Patients Often End Up Back in the Hospital September 29, 2017

But the readmission is usually for a different problem, study finds

Is Older Blood OK to Use in a Transfusion? September 27, 2017

Ability to use less fresh blood could help ease shortages

ERs Prescribing Opioids at Lower Doses, Shorter Durations September 26, 2017

Patients who receive these prescriptions are less likely to progress to long-term use, study shows

Gun Injuries Add Millions of Dollars to Hospital Costs September 19, 2017

Younger, minority Americans are most often affected, research shows

Big Rise in Hospitalized Kids With Opioid Side Effects September 18, 2017

Golf Carts' Use Is Spreading, and So Is Danger to Kids September 15, 2017

Study of more than 100 kids treated at trauma centers reveals serious injuries

More U.S. Kids Landing in ER With Opioid Addiction September 15, 2017

Researcher calls findings an emerging public health issue

ER Visits for These 3 Health Woes Don't Have to Happen September 12, 2017

Trips for boozing, dental problems and mental health issues can be prevented, experts say

Many Americans Getting Medical Care They Don't Need September 06, 2017

Survey of doctors suggests a fear of malpractice is the biggest reason why

White Kids More Likely to Get Unneeded Antibiotics September 05, 2017

Study finds more evidence of racial disparities in ERs

Antibacterial Scrubs for Nurses No Match for Germs September 04, 2017

Study found the clothing as contaminated as traditional scrubs after 12-hour shifts

Many Prescribed Opioids Even After Overdose August 22, 2017

Few receive anti-addiction medications after hospital discharge, researchers find

'Confusion' Complicates Hospitalization of Elderly August 18, 2017

Stays are often two weeks longer, British study says

Opioid Overdoses and Deaths Flooding U.S. Hospitals August 11, 2017

Medical costs jumped more than $30,000 per patient in less than 10 years, study finds

Obesity Slows Recovery for Heart Surgery Patients: Study August 10, 2017

They're four times more likely to need more time in intensive care, three times more likely to be readmitted

Steep Price Hikes Led to Drop in Use of 2 Heart Drugs at U.S. Hospitals August 10, 2017

Half as many patients got nitroprusside, while isoproterenol use fell one-third, study finds

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