More medical news from New York Times - Health
Opinion: The Trouble With Tylenol and Pregnancy
New York Times - Health : September 24, 2016, 11:30 am
The drug appears to increase the risk of asthma or developmental problems in children.
Preoccupations: What I Learned From a Stroke at 26: Make Time to Untangle
New York Times - Health : September 24, 2016, 10:36 am
After a stroke at work, an employee at a venture-backed start-up learns to adjust his professional priorities and take a break from the daily sprint.
The New Old Age: As Their Numbers Grow, Home Care Aides Are Stuck at $10.11
New York Times - Health : September 23, 2016, 12:15 pm
That’s the median hourly wage for the workers, mostly minority women, caring for older adults. Not surprisingly, the annual turnover rate is 40 percent to 60 percent.
Whistle-Blower Suit Accuses Visiting Nurse Service of Fraud
New York Times - Health : September 23, 2016, 8:25 am
The agency extracted hundreds of millions of dollars from Medicaid and Medicare in New York through falsified and improper billing while shortchanging patients, the suit says.
Retiring: The Doctor Is In. In Your House, That Is.
New York Times - Health : September 23, 2016, 6:59 am
Home medical care, a practice from the past, can cost less than hospital care. But bringing it back faces numerous challenges.