The American Cancer Society (ACS) recently released a progress report -- titled 'How Do You Measure Up?' -- about state legislative activity that could help to decrease the incidence and mortality rates of cancer in the U.S.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently funded a worldwide study that suggests surgically removing the thymus gland from patients with myasthenia gravis can bring about positive outcomes for the patients.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently stated that there was sufficient evidence of a novel investigational oral beta-secretase cleaving enzyme (BACE) inhibitor E2609 to begin phase III clinical studies.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently published a survey that shows strong support for the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) Cohort Program, with survey respondents stating they would want to participate in this national research effort.
EMD Serono, a biopharmaceutical business operating under Merck KGaA in Darmstadt, Germany, recently announced that it has received CEO Cancer Gold Standard re-accreditation for its dedication to employee health.
Approximately 100 different organizations recently mailed a letter to Capitol Hill encouraging leaders to pass a legislation to allow the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) to analyze potential savings from programs to prevent diseases.
At least two health care insurance providers are willing to offer plans in an Arizona county that next year is expected to be without providers under the state's Affordable Care Act Healthcare Insurance Marketplace exchange.
The American Heart Association (AHA) recently published new recommendations in a scientific statement about keeping kids healthy, saying that children should eat no more than 25 grams of added sugars on a daily basis.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved of marketing for two new computerized cognitive tests to determine a person’s cognitive functioning after receiving a suspected concussion or brain injury.
The American Cancer Society recently published 'Breast Cancer Clear & Simple, Second Edition: All Your Questions Answered' to give newly diagnosed breast cancer patients more hope and information about their health.
Policy holders who bought from an insurance co-op in Illinois remain upset and confused about the future of their care more than a month after the debt-laden company was ordered to close by insurance regulators.