WASHINGTON (ASRN.ORG) - The Obama administration rolled out an ambitious five-year plan for moving doctors and hospitals to computerized medical records, promising greater safety for patients and lower costs.
WASHINGTON (ASRN.ORG) - What if my blood sugar's too high today? Is it time for my blood pressure pill? With nagging text messages or more customized two-way interactions, researchers are trying to harness the power of cellphones to help fight chronic diseases.
CHICAGO (ASRN.ORG) - Your doctor could be drunk, addicted to drugs or outright incompetent, but other physicians may not blow the whistle.
SAN FRANCISCO (ASRN.ORG) - New research suggests that insulin given by spray through the nose might benefit Alzheimer's patients.
KEY WEST, FL (ASRN.ORG) - Health officials monitoring residents of Key West, Fla., for exposure to dengue virus were alarmed to find that more than 5% of the population (about 1,000 people) were exposed to the pathogen in 2009.
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Liz Di Bernardo