November 16, 2017

What consideration is given to research findings that implicate common medications with new risks?  

November 14, 2017

Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), such as Prevacid and Prilosec, have been linked to greater risks for several other conditions.

November 7, 2017

Commentary in The Lancet and resulting news coverage misconstrue findings' applicability to patients, says chief of UW Medicine Regional Heart Center

November 6, 2017

UW's family-medicine residents have weekly access to guidance on managing elder patients' conditions.

November 2, 2017

Your body's circadian rhythms are attuned into sunrise and sunset, so don't be surprised if you're groggy despite going to bed earlier.

October 31, 2017

The emerging global climate-change crisis poses "clear and unprecedented opportunities for public health," says a paper published in The Lancet journal.

October 25, 2017

The Sackler dynasty's ruthless marketing of painkillers for Purdue Pharmaceuticals has generated billions of dollars and millions of addicts, says magazine

October 17, 2017

"I have so much admiration for any victim who actually comes forward. They're not wrong," Lucy Berliner says.

October 17, 2017

The animal's leg wounds, sustained in a scuffle, required a medical exam.

October 10, 2017

Survey data suggested no significant racial differences in the quality of end-of-life care, but both black and white patients experienced sub-optimal care.