Hand hygiene is key, especially in hospitals where health care-related infections can be fatal. Yet new research finds that health care workers may not be doing everything they can to protect us.
Fewer than one-half of U.S. young people are discussing sensitive issues like sexual health, mental health, and gun safety with their health care providers, according to a study published in Pediatrics.
Video doctor-patient visits, which allow health care providers and patients to communicate using a computer can replace in-office visits for many patients.
When it comes to personal health information, hospitals, doctors’ offices, and insurance companies — not hackers — are responsible for most security breaches.
From “Grey’s” to “Scrubs,” learn about how closely your favorite doctor TV shows mimic real-life medicine.