NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - During the COVID-19 era, all 50
U.S. states should cover standard outpatient dialysis for
undocumented immigrant patients with kidney failure, many of
whom now rely on emergency-only dialysis, according to new
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Some recovered coronavirus
disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients test positive for SARS-CoV-2
nucleic acid after hospital discharge, according to new
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new 30-minute point-of-care
(POC) test using self-collected vaginal swabs works as well as
lab-based molecular diagnostic tests for detecting chlamydia and
gonorrhea, new findings show.
(Reuters Health) - Measles can infect the appendix, the liver and the membranes protecting the brain in people who are not fully immunized against the virus, a new report confirms.
(Reuters Health) - Most U.S. adults report worrying about at least two financial issues, such as being able to afford medical bills, retirement or a child's college education, new research finds.
(Reuters Health) - Heavy marijuana users who picked up the habit before age 16 have impaired driving skills even when they're not high, a small study suggests.
(Reuters Health) - Dog owners live longer, and canine companionship may be especially good for people with heart disease and those living alone, new research shows.
(Reuters Health) - Women undergoing fertility treatment who smoke marijuana may have more success if they quit, recent research suggests.
(Reuters Health) - Healthy young people show signs of impaired blood vessel function after just a few puffs of an electronic cigarette, even without nicotine, new research shows.
(Reuters Health) - A class of medications used for nerve and muscle pain, including the popular drug Lyrica, increases users' risks for suicidal behavior, unintentional overdoses, injuries and car accidents - and the risks are particularly high for teens and young adults, new research shows.