Brenda Goodman is a senior news writer for WebMD. Andy Miller is editor and CEO of Georgia Health News. Nov. 8, 2019 — The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed its first of two new rules to curb emissions of cancer-causing ethylene oxide. But environmental advocates and legislators say the agency�™s […]
The American population is getting older and sicker. More Americans are facing life-threatening illness when approaching end of life. Palliative care has grown to meet the complex needs of this population. And yet, according to a 2017 article in the journal Palliative Care, many people living with a chronic life-threatening […]
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Scientists are setting dark traps from which light cannot escape. But nature already has built a few of her own.
The sensations surged up from somewhere inside, like poison through a syringe: a mix of sadness, anxiety, and shame that would overwhelm anyone, especially a teenager. “I had this Popsicle stick and carved it into sharp point and scratched myself,” Joan, a high school student in New York City said […]
The American Academy of Pediatrics has a new policy statement on bariatric surgery for adolescents.
In addition to high rates of disability and psychological issues, some vets facing the end of life are confronting long-suppressed memories of the traumas of war.
NOV. 11, 2019 — Long-time “Wheel of Fortune” host Pat Sajak is recovering after emergency surgery on Thursday to repair a blocked intestine, CBS News reports. A statement issued by the show said the 73-year-old Sajak is resting comfortably after the successful surgery. Taping of the popular game show was […]
I was convinced the deaths of my friends in combat were my fault. It took me years to realize this feeling had a name: survivor guilt.
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