More medical news from New York Times - Health
Doctor, I’m Going Blind. Why Won’t You Talk to Me?
New York Times - Health : January 23, 2018, 7:55 am
Doctors can be excessively blunt; others say nothing at all. Either can result in confusion and suffering.
Do You Trust the Medical Profession?
New York Times - Health : January 23, 2018, 2:30 am
A growing distrust could be dangerous to public health and safety.
Diabetes in Pregnancy Raises Risk of Heart Disease
New York Times - Health : January 22, 2018, 10:53 am
Women who have had gestational diabetes have an increased risk not only for Type 2 diabetes later in life, but for heart disease and hypertension as well.
Global Health: Killing of Mother-Daughter Team Shakes Polio Eradication Drive in Pakistan
New York Times - Health : January 22, 2018, 8:17 am
The country had just eight cases of polio last year. The murder of a 38-year-old woman and her 16-year-old daughter will not derail vaccination efforts, a leader says.
The New Health Care: Twist to Kentucky’s Medicaid Work Rule: Pass a Course Instead
New York Times - Health : January 22, 2018, 7:21 am
Lots of people could do with a little more health and financial literacy, not just Medicaid recipients. But linking it to retaining medical eligibility may not make sense.