Follow these expert tips to protect your eyes from the summer sun.
Education, income and insurance may be fueling racial disparities in U.S. prostate cancer deaths — disparities that have black patients dying at higher rates than whites.
Patients who were vitamin D-sufficient — a blood level of at least 30 nanograms per milliliter — had a significantly lower risk for serious complications from COVID-19, including losing consciousness, low blood oxygen levels and death.
While politicians argue over whether guns or mental health issues are to blame, Gary Slutkin, MD, has another idea. What if violence is a disease we can prevent?
Discussion of the safety of tap water often only occurs when an immediate threat is identified like the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan,1 and ongoing Legionella outbreaks.2 But the state of U.S. tap water, whether from wells or municipal water systems, is very concerning even when it is not in the news. Just because tap […]
Rural communities have already seen hospitals and doctors go out of business in the past decade, now the coronavirus threatens them even more.
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Scientists are testing antiviral antibodies that aim to block the virus from infecting our cells, a treatment that could be ready before a vaccine.