Health News

Oct 02, 2016

Patients with a chronic illness often have unmet medical needs. Attendees at a health care technology conference heard an appeal for medical innovation that puts patients first and improves their quality of life.

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Jan 12, 2017

Legislation on physician-led team-based care and reversing the nation’s opioid epidemic and Medicaid are among the top issues faced at the state level this year.

Jan 10, 2017

To help patients adopt healthier diets, first find out what’s really on their plates.

Jan 09, 2017

An empathetic and knowledge-driven approach to this sensitive subject can help patients better understand firearm safety.

Jan 06, 2017

Caring for trafficking victims and survivors requires a special knowledge set. The AMA Journal of Ethics explores the ethical, clinical and legal complexities.

Jan 04, 2017

The U.S. spends more on diabetes than on any other condition, but tools to help physicians and patients prevent the disease are well within reach.