Every 11 minutes someone in the U.S. dies of an Opioid overdose… Center for Disease Control (CDC) The opioid epidemic or opioid crisis is a term that generally refers to the rapid increase in the use of prescription and non-prescription opioid drugs, particularly in the United States and Canada, beginning in the late 1990s.
One of the best ways for women over 40 to detect breast cancer is an annual mammogram. Until there is a cure for breast cancer, early detection practices like mammograms, clinical breast exams, and breast self-exams remain some of the most important ways to catch breast cancer early and increase survival rates.
The 21st Century Cures Act (Cures Act) was signed into law on December 13, 2016. It is designed to help accelerate medical product development and bring new innovations and advances to patients who need them faster and more efficiently.
Chronic low back pain is a highly prevalent and disabling musculoskeletal pain condition, especially among older adults. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) is a treatment option for this pain, but few studies have assessed how older adults respond to TENS when compared with younger adults.
If you are dealing with symptoms such as hives or bloating, you may suspect a food allergy or sensitivity. But how can you determine which foods are causing the reactions? If you search online for “food allergy testing,” you’ll find do-it-yourself test kits that claim to deliver comprehensive results
Limitations Exist for Guiding Therapeutic Treatment The era of genomic medicine has dawned and is rapidly accelerating as a result of expanded knowledge and technical advances.Next-generation sequencing (NGS) unmasked new, unanticipated understanding of genetic alterations that drive tumor development and progression.