A new study finds only half of women who could benefit from genetic testing get it, and often not before they have surgery.
A new study links familial relationships to the likelihood older adults will get needed cataract surgery — a procedure with broad implications for health.
Many people over age 50 see a mismatch in what tests and treatments doctors recommend, and what they need and use, according to a new poll.
PICCs should be reserved for long-term use, but a new study shows 1 in 4 are inserted for five days or less with 1 in 10 of these leading to device-related complications.
Despite the proven lifesaving benefit of antibiotics for children with this inherited blood disorder, only 18 percent receive them.
A new study finds that steps to reduce prescriptions of a class of drugs that poses special hazard for older people are working. But many at-risk patients still receive them.