A visit to your doctor’s office should leave you feeling informed and supported, with open and truthful conversations about your health and treatment plans. Many, however, do not get such courtesies, especially where vaccinations are concerned. Open conversations about vaccines are the exception rather than the rule at many U.S. doctors’ offices.
In case you haven’t noticed, every Walmart, Walgreens, and CVS in the country is once again in fear-mongering mode when it comes to pushing their customers to get the flu shot.
Are you aware that the majority of cancer medications produced between 2009 and 2014 came with a $100,000 annual price tag per patient?
The transgender community is singing a chorus of praise to the god of LGBT after Children’s Hospital in Aurora, Colorado, announced that it will no longer be assigning gender wristbands to its child patients.
ICU cares for people who have life-threatening conditions, such as a serious injury or illness, where they receive around-the-clock monitoring and life support.
Health professionals will be the first to say that depression is a serious mental illness that must not be taken lightly
Nature is a wonderful source of food, but did you know that you can count on it for medicine too?
I have been wary of doctors 97.5% my life due one that attended me when I was badly burned at the age of two due to an accident I caused in my curiosity of a big pot of potatoes my grandmother was boiling.
It may sound—and look—a lot like a disturbing horrific novel. It’s very real, however, and it’s the latest in what has become the sad fallout of a culture becoming increasingly accepting and affirming of suicide.
This device takes assisted suicide a step further, removing the physician aspect of it. Now you can just hop in a little machine and end your life.
Many high-grade serous carcinomas (HGSCs) of the pelvis are thought to originate in the distal portion of the fallopian tube. Serous tubal intra-epithelial carcinoma (STIC) lesions are the putative precursor to HGSC and identifiable in ~ 50% of advanced stage cases. To better understand the molecular etiology of HGSCs, we report a multi-center integrated genomic analysis of advanced stage tumors with and without STIC lesions and normal tissues. The most significant focal DNA SCNAs were shared between cases with and without STIC lesions.