A well regarded Harvard professor emeritus has a modest suggestion for the NFL: start funding marijuana research as a way to treat concussions.
WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – Doctors say a recent medical case could help uncover new treatments to fight brain tumors. A 4-month-old Maryland child was at the heart of the case, reports LiveScience.com. Doctors became concerned […]
The stroke risk associated with acute cocaine use is much higher than some other risk factors, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and smoking.
The findings of a recent study show that demand for doctors throughout the United States will increase by a third by the year 2025.
The $645 million facility on 70 acres of county-owned land near a Metro station would replace the financially troubled Prince George’s Hospital Center in Cheverly.
If you’re lucky enough to live into your 90s, how well will your brain hold up? You may have an edge over people who got there ahead of you, a new study hints.
The findings of a new study indicate that doctors will order fewer laboratory tests for their patients if they know the cost of performing said tests.
In what’s being called the most rigorous look yet inside the wellness trend, independent researchers found that hospitalizations for employees and family members dropped dramatically, by 41 percent overall for six major conditions — but increased outpatient costs erased those savings.
A Virginia man who received a full-face transplant says he is now able to walk past people without a second look.
Americans’ spending on medical goods and services isn’t rising as quickly. Two of the past three years have seen the slowest growth on record. But will it last?