More medical news from New York Times - Health
Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How to Solve the E.R. Problem
New York Times - Health : May 6, 2015, 12:21 pm
Expanding insurance coverage is only the first step.
Well: An Unexpected Death Rattles the Fitness Community
New York Times - Health : May 6, 2015, 2:38 am
The recent death of the tech executive Dave Goldberg, reportedly during a treadmill workout on a vacation, has raised concerns about the safety of exercise.
Rescued by an Air Ambulance, but Stunned at the Sky-High Bill
New York Times - Health : May 5, 2015, 9:55 am
Squeezed by competition and insurance cuts, air ambulance companies are increasingly pressing patients to make up sometimes sizable shortfalls.
Tracing the Ebola Outbreak, Scientists Hunt a Silent Epidemic
New York Times - Health : May 5, 2015, 8:32 am
Researchers mapping the virus’s spread are tracking tiny mutations in its gene sequences across nations to help explain the epidemic.
Well: Treadmill May Be Riskiest Machine, but Injuries From It Still Rare
New York Times - Health : May 5, 2015, 2:30 am
An average of about three deaths a year are attributable to use of a treadmill. There are more than 24,000 injuries associated with them annually.