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How Many Die From Medical Mistakes in U.S. Hospitals?

It seems that every time researchers estimate how often a medical mistake contributes to a hospital patient’s death, the numbers […]

Report: Cases Of Elderly Dementia To Nearly Triple By 2050

By the middle of the century, the number of older people suffering from Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia will […]

Americans’ Upside-Down View Of Medicare’s Problems

Medicare is big. And as America gets grayer, the health insurance program for seniors and the disabled is going to […]

Uninsured Numbers Drop A Bit On The Eve Of Health Law Debut

In one last snapshot before the Affordable Care Act’s health exchanges open for business, the Census Bureau reported today on […]

Laid Off And Looking For Health Insurance? Beware Of COBRA

People who lose their jobs and the health insurance tied to them will have new coverage options when the Affordable […]

CDC: Deadliest Drug Resistance Comes From Hospitals, Not Farms

Here at The Salt, we’ve been following the controversies that surround antibiotic use on the farm. Farmers give these drugs […]

Majority Of Millennial Kids In U.S. Generous To Charities

Millennials might be known to their elders for texts and tattoos, but they’re also a pretty giving bunch. Nearly 9 […]

Doctors Lean Toward Introducing Allergenic Foods To Kids Early

It’s an anxiety that lots of us parents live with: With all the talk about the high rates of food […]

Fast Tests For Drug Resistance Bolster Malaria Fight

Malaria researchers have developed what they consider a crucial advance: Simple and fast tests that can tell when parasites have […]

FDA Ratchets Down On Prescribing Of OxyContin And Other Opioids

The Food and Drug Administration today took another step toward restricting use of OxyContin and other powerful and often-abused prescription […]

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