A Brown University study on smoking bans and children's asthma attacks investigated
the incidence of children's visits to the emergency room in the three years before and after 20 cities banned indoor smoking in public places.
The American Academy of Family Physicians sent a letter to UnitedHealthcare expressing its concerns with the insurer's practice of sending out nurses to provide care without coordinating with the primary care physician.
The U.S. Senate implemented new protections on free speech Monday with the passage of H.R. 5111, 'The Consumer Review Fairness Act,' which prohibits gag clauses that could prevent truthful reviews of companies and services by consumers.
EUCAN Alzheimer Community Leader Susan Betito and Eli Lilly Therapy Area Medical Lead Hans-Peter Hundemer have contributed their thoughts to 'LillyPad' on last week's disappointing results of the Sola (solanezumab) clinical trial.
The calls for passage of the 21st Century Cures Act intensified this week, when Friends of Cancer Research Founder Dr. Ellen Sigal and Margolis Center for Health Policy at Duke University Director Mark McClellan joined forces to support the bill.
Patient advocate Jeri Burtchell recently shared her journey from her diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS) to clinical trial participation to becoming an advocate for the patient perspective on Eli Lilly and Company blog 'LillyPad.'
Research presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2016 revealed that prices for three commonly prescribed generic heart failure medications varied from $12 to nearly $400, making them unaffordable for many patients.
The European Commission (EC) recently confirmed the opinion of the Coordination Group for Mutual Recognition and Decentralized Procedures - Human (CMDh) regarding the benefits and risks of ambroxol and bromhexine.
Adults 65 and older are at risk from hypothermia due to medical conditions, medications and the overall aging process. The National Institutes of Health reminds Americans that hypothermia can develop in a short period of time.