People with opioid addiction face a high risk of overdose after ending treatment with the medication buprenorphine, even when treated for 18 months, a new study by researchers at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons has.. .
Consider the following scenario: A patient has advanced metastatic cancer and the doctors believe she will succumb to the illness. “There is one new experimental treatment which may possibly reverse the disease,” she is told,.. .
For the second time in a week, paramedics responded after passengers aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship docked at the Port of Los Angeles had fallen ill, authorities said.
Nineteen passengers on Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Joy were evaluated.. .
In a recent UC San Diego School of Medicine study, successful mice trials for a new treatment show promising results on the use of phage therapy to target alcoholic liver disease. The researchers have been conducting such trials.. .
Some common heart procedures may be more common than they should be, a large-scale study led in part by a Kansas City doctor suggests.
The study, which involved nearly 5,200 patients in 37 countries, found that, in some situations,.. .