More medical news from New York Times - Health
Op-Ed Contributor: Are You Really Allergic to Antibiotics?
New York Times - Health : March 3, 2015, 12:27 pm
There are serious consequences to limiting the drugs you can receive.
The New Old Age: A 30-Day Surgical Standard Is Under Scrutiny
New York Times - Health : March 2, 2015, 12:49 pm
A definition of success for doctors, 30 days of survival after an operation, may not serve the interests of older-adult patients.
Well: Extra Sleep Linked With Stroke Risk
New York Times - Health : March 2, 2015, 12:41 pm
Sleeping more than 8 hours may be an early sign of stroke risk, a new study shows.
Despite India’s Wealth, Pregnant Women Are Dangerously Underweight, Study Finds
New York Times - Health : March 2, 2015, 12:31 pm
In one of the most perplexing public health questions, Indian mothers tend to be less healthy than their counterparts in some of the poorest countries in Africa.
Global Health: India Begins Campaign to Eliminate Elephantiasis
New York Times - Health : March 2, 2015, 11:52 am
The hope is to hand out free piils once a year to 400 million Indians at risk of the disease, which disfigures limbs.