The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposal to allow use of the antibiotic streptomycin to treat citrus disease poses a risk to human health and the environment.
A new rule by the Trump administration may make it more challenging for women to access contraceptive services, despite evidence of the benefits to women, families, and the nation as a whole.
Venezuela has endured a decade of political, economic, and social unrest, which has contributed to regional epidemics of vector-borne illnesses.
In a draft report issued December 28, 2018 by the US Department of Health and Human Services-sponsored Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force, recommendations for a multidisciplinary approach to pain management were formulated.
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is hard at work finalizing a new proposed rule that could affect public health negatively.
The Endocrine Society has objected the US Department of Health & Human Services’ update to the Title X Family Planning Program.
Researchers compared long-acting reversible contraceptive insertion rates in the 30 days before and after the 2016 presidential election.
Clinicians must weigh the benefits and challenges linked with self-disclosure of immigration status.
Despite giving birth to children who are American citizens, undocumented women struggle to receive adequate prenatal care.
Navigating the dichotomy between providing quality health care and dealing with a patient’s reality can be a challenge.
As the Trump White House continues to enact its approach to immigration, it’s important for physicians to apply principles of sanctuary doctoring to help patients feel safe.
As the government shutdown drags in to its second month, physicians who treat opioid use disorders are being backed against a wall.
Due to the federal government shutdown, the US Food and Drug Administration has only about 5 weeks of funding left to review new drug applications.
While recent Medicaid expansion has reduced uninsured rates among patients with AMI, it has not improved quality of care or patient outcomes.
A UCL-Lancet Commission set out to examine data related to the health and well-being of international migrants.
The agency will resume inspection of foods like produce, infant formula, and cheeses.
Enrollment for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act is down since 2017.
False beliefs are common in society and have permeated the healthcare industry.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has released a statement responding to the use of tear gas on families and children seeking asylum at the US-Mexico border.
The American Heart Association and others are urging the court to reconsider changes to short-term limited-duration insurance plans.