Latest Articles by Pete Kelly
Hospital Waits Are Risky for Stroke Patients
Every minute counts during a stroke, but disabling or deadly delays occur frequently after patients reach a hospital’s emergency room for treatment.
ICU Discharge: How to Help Older Patients
A full recovery after a stay in a hospital’s intensive care unit can be difficult for older patients. Here’s what you can do to help.
More Seniors Taking Multiple Brain-Affecting Drugs
If you’re taking three or more medications for depression, anxiety, pain, or insomnia, you may be at risk for serious side effects.
MRI Scan Could Spare You From Prostate Biopsy
If your doctor suspects you have prostate cancer, having an MRI scan might spare you the medical risks of a prostate biopsy.
Should You Try a Home Sleep Test for Apnea?
A simplified sleep testing device that can be used at home may be as effective as a sleep clinic for detecting sleep apnea.