1659 Articles Matching "problems"

This app helps people with special needs make friends

Feb 23, 2020 , CNN Health
Juliana Fetherman was in middle school when she started to notice that her younger brother, Michael, who has ADHD and autism, was having problems making friends....
Read more

Childhood Cancer Is No Longer A Death Sentence, But Long-Term Health Effects Linger Into Adulthood

Feb 19, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
A new study suggests that scientists need to get a better handle on the ways battling cancer can affect the health of a patient throughout their lives. For example, chemotherapy can weaken the heart and lead to long-term cardiovascular problems. Other oncology news focuses on melanoma as well as radioactive products....
Read more

Study Probes Side Effects of Long-Used Methotrexate

Feb 19, 2020 , WebMD
People who took methotrexate had small-to-moderate increases in risks for skin cancer, infections, and gastrointestinal, lung and blood problems, according to the study published Feb. 17 in the Annals of Internal...
Read more

Young cancer survivors have higher risk of severe health problems later

Feb 18, 2020 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - People who survive cancer during childhood and early adulthood are more likely to experience severe, life-threatening health problems and die prematurely, a recent study suggests....
Read more

Viewpoints: With America Facing Serious Problems Like Obesity, Why Retreat On Healthy School Lunches?; Lessons On Caring For Elderly During Climate Crisis

Feb 14, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on these health care issues and...
Read more

Families Having Problems With Medical Bills Dropped Nearly 30% In 7 Years Reports CDC

Feb 14, 2020 , Forbes
From 2011 to 2018, families who said they had difficulty with medical expenses in the past year dropped from 19.7 percent to 14.2 percent, according to the CDC’s National Center for Health...
Read more

Fewer American Families Weighed Down by Medical Bills

Feb 13, 2020 , WebMD
The percentage of families who had problems paying medical expenses in the previous year declined from about 20% in 2011 to 14% in 2018, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics...
Read more

Self-Neglect Among Seniors Is A Growing, Hard-To-Spot Problem That Leads To Downward Spiral, Report Says

Feb 13, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Being unable to provide themselves with food, follow medication schedules and maintain homes are growing problems for the elderly, according to HHS. Public health news is on epilepsy, breastfeeding, obesity, risks of parabens, sugary drinks, rare childhood cancer, teen depression, skin lightening, miscarriages, longevity and exercise, heart disease symptoms in women, and stroke recovery, as...
Read more

Highlighting the Concerns of Marijuana's Effects on the Heart

Feb 11, 2020 , CardioSmart
Marijuana use is associated with cardiovascular problems and can interfere with common heart medications, according to a review...
Read more

Your erectile dysfunction pill could make you see red (or blue)

Feb 08, 2020 , CNN Health
Men who use ED medications for the first time should be wary of dosage and certain side effects, including vision problems....
Read more

Variations Found in 'Normal' Resting Heart Rate

Feb 06, 2020 , WebMD
The study suggests the value of further research to investigate whether tracking a person's daily resting heart rate could lead to earlier detection of potential...
Read more
A demo

China virus claims second life off mainland, Macau casinos told to close

Feb 05, 2020 , Reuters
The coronavirus outbreak claimed its first life in Hong Kong on Tuesday, compounding the international financial centre's problems after anti-government protests, and Macau, the world's biggest gambling playground, urged casinos to shut their doors....
Read more

Parsing Policy: Care For Millions Would Suffer Under Medicaid Proposal; Problems With High Costs Show Failings Of ACA

Feb 04, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial writers weigh in on these health care policies and...
Read more

Viewpoints: Shortsighted Medicaid Changes Would Punish Poor People Instead Of Fixing Problems; Pharma Is Coming To The Rescue Again

Feb 01, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on these health care topics and...
Read more

Short-term exposure to low levels of air pollution can affect your heart, study says

Jan 29, 2020 , CNN Health
Short-term exposure to air pollution is linked to a higher risk of sudden heart problems, especially among older people, according to a study published Monday....
Read more

It’s Been 10 Years Since The ACA Passed – What’s Been The Impact

Jan 28, 2020 , Forbes
It's been 10 years since the passage of the ACA, a highly controversial piece of legislation that represented an effort to get to better health outcomes at a lower total cost of care. One of the problems with this was that the framework was - and still is - fundamentally...
Read more

Fight Against Wuhan Coronavirus Complicated By Return Of Lunar New Year Travelers From Outside China

Jan 28, 2020 , Forbes
With the holiday coming to an end, travelers are returning by air to Wuhan who are suspected of already being infected, posing problems for China, the countries they visited and their...
Read more

Male Body Image

Jan 25, 2020 , WebMD
In a 2019 study that included 7,000 young American men ages 18 to 24, more than one in five of them reported eating problems related to their desire for a muscle-bound...
Read more

Federal Laws Protect Workers From Losing Jobs Because Of Depression. But Churches Are Exempted From That Rule.

Jan 22, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Psychologists who specialize in treating ministers say that Christian pastors are still regularly fired after church elders discover they suffer from depression, bipolar disorder or other mental-health problems, and there are no protections in place to help them. In other public health news: fish oil, sepsis, doctor-patient relationships, chronic inflammation, safe driving, the burden of being a caregiver, and more....
Read more

Patients at risk for heart problems should be cautious about using weed

Jan 21, 2020 , CNN Health
About 2 million American adults with cardiovascular disease say they've used marijuana, despite the drug being a potential risk for heart health, a new research paper says....
Read more
Pediatric Care 2x2 Banner
Demo Demo Demo Demo Demo ZocDoc
U of Phoenix - Nursing

Trending in Healthcare

What's trending in this weeks most popular news headlines?

coronavirus china cases