The convenient BinaxNOW test for COVID-19 antigens can detect patients with recent symptoms, but may miss others.
Being enrolled in the national health insurance plan reduced catastrophic expenditures by 70% but did not eliminate significant out-of-pocket costs, study finds.
The subscription service delivers text-based medical care from board-certified physicians to adult patients via a smartphone app.
A global report and U.S. brief published in The Lancet show that further climate protections could save millions of lives.
The "center of excellence" designation recognizes the hospital's ability to provide youth with informed and compassionate care.
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Recent rapid increase in incidence spurs action to protect patients, staff, and community, says health system's president.
Social isolation is worsening and detrimental to health. A bioethicist sees an opportunity: robot companions for seniors.
The study highlights the value of establishing patients' viral loads and antibody levels upon hospital admission, the researchers say.
A study compared clinical features, lab results, and health outcomes of patients with the two conditions.