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A new county-by-county study found that the more a pharmaceutical company markets opioids to physicians, the higher the overdose death rate is.
Five manuscripts from 3 huge clinical trials all paint the same picture: we’re too good at managing cardiovascular risk for aspirin to make much difference.
A study in the Journal of the American Medical Association Vindicates a Family Who Lost a Loved One to Sepsis.
The much-publicized study suggests that the death toll due to Hurricane Maria was 4,645 people. Here's how it was done.
A study links egg consumption with a reduced risk of heart attack. Don't believe it.
A new study finds that synthetic opioids like fentanyl are now found in the system of the majority of individuals who die of drug overdose.
Nadia Hashimi is not your ordinary doctor.
Medicine, with its hierarchical institutional structure and male-dominated history, is ripe for abuse. But despite the strides being made in other industries in the wake of the #MeToo movement, medicine seems to be lagging behind.
Many outlets are reporting that a study links prenatal ultrasound with autism spectrum disorder - in fact the study shows just the opposite.
The well-worn genre gets a hefty dose of overwrought schlock in this joyless midseason replacement.