Mar 23, 2019 05:18 PM EDT
The healthcare industry is in dire need of capable professionals these days, yet many aspiring med students and seasoned industry veterans alike are uncertain of how they should go about advancing their careers.
Mar 23, 2019 02:38 PM EDT
How Do I Become Eligible for IVA
Mar 22, 2019 09:06 AM EDT
In what is believed to be a first-of-its-kind systematic look at pregnancy frequency and outcomes among imprisoned U.S. women, researchers from Johns Hopkins Medicine say almost 1,400 pregnant women were admitted to 22 U.S. state and all federal prisons in a recent year.
Mar 22, 2019 08:05 AM EDT
Gender quotas lead to greater forest conservation, study shows
Mar 22, 2019 07:59 AM EDT
Despite efforts to include more diversity in research, people of European ancestry continue to be vastly overrepresented and ethnically diverse populations largely excluded from human genomics research, according to the authors of a commentary published March 21 in a special issue of the journal Cell on human genetics.
Mar 21, 2019 09:23 AM EDT
Uber and Lyft are shifting parking demand in major US cities, and researchers believe it's a good thing
Mar 20, 2019 09:30 AM EDT
New study finds that health insurance coverage for healthy food could improve health, reduce healthcare costs, and be highly cost-effective after five years
Mar 20, 2019 08:58 AM EDT
The majority of people playing football in the U.S. aren't NFL players or collegiate athletes --they're youth players, less than 14 years old. But until now, there hasn't been independent data evaluating the effectiveness of the helmets these athletes wear on the field.
Mar 19, 2019 10:37 AM EDT
Don't feel so bad for binge-watching a political drama - it might lead to more civic participation, as long as the show features a female lead character.
Mar 19, 2019 10:08 AM EDT
Food pantry clients are more likely to select whole grains and leafy greens when they are arranged with all ingredients needed to make a meal, reports a new study from the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity at the University of Connecticut.
Mar 18, 2019 10:00 AM EDT
Favorable views on aging promote a general sense of wellbeing, increase self-efficacy, and motivate older adults to maintain a healthy lifestyle, ultimately influencing their own physical and biological aging. But exposure to trauma, directly or indirectly, may significantly impact these views, according to a new study.
Mar 18, 2019 09:47 AM EDT
A drug commonly used to treat high blood pressure and angina (chest pain) is associated with an increased risk of out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest, according to results from the European Sudden Cardiac Arrest network (ESCAPE-NET) presented today at EHRA 2019.1
Mar 16, 2019 09:29 AM EDT
In sub-Saharan Africa almost half of all children under five suffer from micronutrient deficiency, especially in vitamin A, zinc and iron, which limits their development, health and future working capacity, according to WHO.
Mar 15, 2019 10:45 AM EDT
New research shows that U.S. safety net hospitals could benefit substantially from a new model that accounts for social risk factors like poverty and living in a disadvantaged neighborhood in determining how the federal government penalizes hospitals financially for their readmission rates.
Mar 14, 2019 10:01 AM EDT
The results could help remove one of the barriers to treatment scale up and bring new hope for people with Chagas disease