Nearly half of 50- to 64-year-olds think they’re likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, but few have talked to a doctor about what they can do to reduce their risk, and many use unproven tactics.
Chest tubes are necessary but painful for babies and children recovering from heart procedures. Doctors explore ways to remove the device earlier to improve families’ experiences and reduce time spent in the hospital.
A highly anticipated clinical trial found no advantage to an invasive strategy for patients with stable coronary artery disease.
Hospitals around the country collaborate to significantly reduce cardiac arrest rates among children hospitalized with heart disease, according to findings presented at the American Heart Association meeting.
Coverage led to a nine-fold increase in the rate of IVF for lower-salaried women.
A way to thank veterans for their service? Serve them during their time of medical need, says one Michigan Medicine and VA physician in this op-ed.