Just one-third of older Americans intend to donate their organs, a new study finds.
Hepatitis C rates have surged in the U.S. as drug use and opioid abuse have risen. A Michigan Medicine hepatologist reflects on the troubling trend.
Many Americans over 50 favor limits on painkiller prescribing, and those who receive prescriptions need more counseling about risks and safe disposal options.
The national health insurance program leaves many older Americans without adequate resources to properly maintain their sight, a new study finds.
Patients feel providers do not adequately address concerns about the cost of cancer treatment, which can heighten anxiety during an already stressful time.
Licensed medical professionals face just as much risk of a substance use disorder as the general population, and they have a higher likelihood of opioid misuse, says an addiction expert.