Researchers seek to understand why bipolar disorder happens, how to treat it more effectively, and how to help patients and their families get the most out of modern knowledge about the condition once known as manic depression.
After a colorectal cancer patient finishes treatment, primary care doctors take the reins and keep tabs. New guidelines are aiding the transition.
Home testing is becoming more common to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea, with many insurance providers considering it a cost-effective alternative and some patients preferring its convenience. But it isn’t suitable for everyone.
To fight the spread of superbugs, patients — especially geriatric patients — need education and hand-washing vigilance just like health care employees.
When it comes to the hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, the treatment landscape has shifted in the past few years. But patients need new models of detection to benefit from better treatments.