More than two dozen states have implemented laws or policies limiting opioid prescriptions in some way.
Kaiser Health News
As baby boomers age, they will not only lose friends but face the daunting task of making new friends at an advanced age.
The tricky thing about avoiding poison ivy is that the plant is highly adaptable and can take many different forms in different environments.
While the overall death toll is still higher for whites, it’s increasing faster for Latinos and blacks, according to the Centers for Disease Control.
The change was slated to start Monday in one county and expand to the rest of the state by the end of the year.
Vaping’s popularity among teens is ballooning. Flavors — think peanut butter cup or gummy bear – may disproportionately attract young people..
Nearly half of people who died by suicide had a known mental health condition, according to the CDC.
There’s no conclusive evidence that dietary supplements prevent chronic disease in the average American, one expert says.
Having purpose and meaning forestalls loneliness, which takes an emotional and physical toll.
The physiological changes that occur with aging are not abrupt.
It’s a vexing challenge for scientists, who are trying to persuade more blacks to participate in studies, while they are alive and after they die.
All therapy covered by Medicare must be deemed “reasonable and necessary to treat the individual’s illness or injury.”
The exorbitant costs of nursing home and assisted living care are driving sales — and innovation — in the technology market.
The mind can lead the body. Conversely, if we don’t have faith in our resilience, that can undermine our health.
The market for hemophilia medicines in the United States is flooded with 28 different drugs, with another 21 drugs in development.