WASHINGTON - According to a study by the National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Research and Educational Foundation, prescription drugs that are heavily advertised to consumers are responsible for a significant portion of t
NEW YORK - A study recently reported in the New England Journal of Medicine found that combining a new drug with the standard ones could more effectively slow end-stage colorectal cancer, slightly prolonging victims' lives.
WASHINGTON -- The number of Medicare patients using hospices is increasing however their length of stay is declining, according to a recent government report.
MADISON, NJ -- American Home Products Corp (AHP) is advising women who received Norplant contraceptive implants distributed since last October to use a backup form of birth control because the company can't guarantee its effectiveness.
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