Parents’ traumatic experience may hamper their offspring’s ability to bounce back from trauma

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The Ebola epidemic in West Africa may be fading, but its impact on mental health could linger for years. Survivors are often haunted by traumatic memories and face rejection by society when they return home, and those who never contracted the disease may grieve for lost relatives or struggle to cope with extreme anxiety

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When you face a choice about hotels, restaurants or cars, the chances are you head to the Web for help. Online ratings have become essential tools for modern consumers. Health care is no exception to the ratings game, especially when it comes to hospitals

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Along with sperm, the in vitro procedure adds fresh mitochondria extracted from less mature cells in the same woman’s ovaries. The hope is to revitalize older eggs with these extra “batteries.” But the FDA still wants proof that the technique works and is safe

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Jess Ainscough’s tragic death is all too familiar for oncologists. We’ve all lost patients to the ‘secret powers’ of alternative therapy

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Last month, the FDA released new guidance regarding the regulation of mobile medical apps

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Most patients overestimate the benefits of medical treatments, and underestimate the harms; because of that, they use more care

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The End of Obamacare?

March 4, 2015

The challenge to the law being argued before the Supreme Court today threatens to erase the healthcare subsidies that millions are currently receiving. Here’s what it’s like to be one of them

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