Sun, 24 Apr 2005 2:58:57 GMTA movement toward greater use of telemedicine is widening the spectrum of care doctors can provide from afar and enabling more outsourcing of services overseas.
Sun, 24 Apr 2005 2:58:57 GMTThe Bush administration issues guidelines advising physicians and hospitals that they are obligated to care for fetuses "born alive" naturally or in the process of an abortion.
Sun, 24 Apr 2005 2:58:57 GMTThe federal government unveiled a makeover of this well-known icon that emphasizes eating a variety of food, including healthful fat, and underscores physical activity.
Sun, 24 Apr 2005 2:58:57 GMTThe federal government should create a corps of AIDS specialists and deploy them in the hard-hit countries targeted by the Bush administration's five-year, $15-billion global AIDS program, according to a panel of experts.
Sun, 24 Apr 2005 2:58:57 GMTA new government study has concluded that obesity causes about 112,000 deaths each year in the United States, far fewer than a previous, highly publicized estimate by another part of the same agency.
Sun, 24 Apr 2005 2:58:57 GMTIt took 15 years to discover the link between oxygen and blindness -- 15 years in which a mysterious disease haunted America's best hospitals.
Sun, 24 Apr 2005 2:58:57 GMTAn exercise demonstrated that middle-age, out-of-shape women who wore pedometers and were instructed to take at least 10,000 steps daily walked more than those who were told to take a 30-minute walk.
Sun, 24 Apr 2005 2:58:57 GMTEating healthfully can sometimes seem daunting.