Leaders with the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) recently published a new website that will improve the access that caregivers and people with rare disorders have to unapproved medicines.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recently conducted new studies to evaluate scientific evidence and found that routine screening for genital herpes using blood tests is not supported with evidence.
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) recently recommitted to resolving issues that are related to care management fees, as the organization starts to overhaul its care management fee policy.
The National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) recently established the Transdisciplinary Collaborative Centers (TCC) for Health Disparities Research on Chronic Disease Prevention.
The American Heart Association (AHA) 'Rapid Access Journal Report' recently stated that researchers have discovered a connection between late-onset asthma and an increased risk of heart disease and stroke.
According to a recent American Heart Association (AHA) 'Rapid Access Journal Report,' young women who have coronary heart disease and experience mental stress may have decreased blood flow in their hearts.
Leaders with the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) and the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) recently scheduled National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW) for Jan. 23-29.
Fred Upton (R-MI), chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, recently held a meeting with bipartisan committee members and leading government health officials to discuss the continued threat of the Zika virus.