The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), has funded its first vaccine candidate to protect against Marburg virus, for which there currently is no licensed vaccine.
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) recently launched a free mobile app to help patients better prepare for medical visits.
Nearly a third of emergency department (ED) patients aged 10 to 12 years screened positive for suicide risk, a recently published study by National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) researchers found.
This Medical News article is an interview with the first pediatrician and second woman physician to serve in Congress.
This Medical News story examines the controversy over the safety and effectiveness of mesh implants used to treat pelvic organ prolapse and stress ******* incontinence.
Any woman could face obstacles accessing abortion services, depending on where she lives, but Medicaid beneficiaries face additional challenges in several states, according to a recent report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO).
The rate of hospital-acquired conditions among patients aged 18 years and older declined 13% from 2014 to 2017, helping to prevent an estimated 20â€¯500 deaths during that period, according to a recent preliminary analysis by the Agency for Healthcare …
This Medical News feature discusses findings from a recent study on the prevalence of adult-onset food allergies and the potential reasons behind them.
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, part of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), recently announced a new payment model that would expand emergency ambulance services for Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries.
Hospitals and physicians, pharmacists, and other health care professionals are increasingly sharing patientsâ€™ electronic health records (EHRs), but how can they be sure the EHRs are matched to the right patient?