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Hospitalized patients with Medicare are slightly le likely to die or be readmitted within 30 days if they're treated by a female doctor rather than a male doctor, according to a study published Monda...
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The doctor-patient relationship isn’t like finding the best latte.
Symptom-checkers like WebMD made the wrong diagnosis in two out of every three cases.
Overall, medical students are known to be a fairly anxious group of people. With a limitless amount of knowledge to absorb in a mere five to six years at university, our baseline anxiety is quite high. It follows then that medical students could be at risk of health anxiety.
We talk to experts about the pros and cons.
In cracking what must be one of the coldest cases of all time, scientists at the University of Texas claim to have figured out what killed "Lucy," the iconic human ancestral specimen who lived and die...
GPs claim they're 'at breaking point'.
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Rather than attempting to dissuade googling altogether, medical professionals could improve healthcare by guiding their patients' focus towards finding more reliable information.
When even brain surgeons say they're confused, it might be time to rethink and simplify your plans. That's the situation confronting Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, as the president of the Australian...