Medicine, the practice concerned with the maintenance of health and the prevention, alleviation, or cure of disease. laparoscopySurgeons performing a laparoscopy.© s4svisuals/Shutterstock.com The World Health Organization at its 1978 international conference held in the Soviet Union produced the Alma-Ata Health Declaration, which was designed to serve governments as a basis […]

Disaster Information Management Research Center | NLM 1 2 3 4 5 Learn more about health considerations surrounding earthquakes. LEARN MORE Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders (WISER) assists emergency responders with HAZMAT information. Get WISER now Learn more with our health information guide for tornadoes. Learn More Take free […]

Mercy Medicine Free Clinic has been serving Florence and Williamsburg counties for more than 25 years. Our employees and volunteers come together to provide free medical and dental assistance to low income, uninsured adults without healthcare benefits. Our goal is to maintain a free medical clinic founded on the Christian […]

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In 1992 at Valley City State University, Professor Joe Stickler and his students began work on Medicine Wheel Park. The project soon expanded beyond the walls of the classroom to involve the community. The Park features two solar calendars: A horizon calendar (the medicine wheel) and a meridian or noontime […]

To combat the national shortage of diagnostic tests for the new coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) gave authorization to UW Medicine to test patient specimens provided by physicians and health care providers, according to two UW Medicine scientists involved in developing the test and ensuring its accuracy. The […]

On top of the Bighorn Range in Wyoming, a desolate 9,642 feet high and only reachable during the warm summer months, lies an ancient Native American construction — an 80′ diameter wheel-like pattern made of stones. At the center of the circle is a doughnut-shaped […]

Using archival documents, a new report published online by JAMA Internal Medicine examines the sugar industry’s role in coronary heart disease research and suggests the industry sponsored research to influence… For the first time, abnormal brain development following a Zika infection during pregnancy has been documented experimentally in the offspring of […]

CITIID has been repurposed to throw all of its weight behind the fight against COVID-19. It brings to bear upon this global problem over 150 scientists and physicians, the UK’s largest academic containment Level 3 facility, and a range of collaborators from across the UK and beyond. Most importantly, it […]

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Tuesday, June 18th, 4-7 p.m. Johns Hopkins Allergy & Asthma Center5501 Hopkins Bayview CircleBaltimore, MD 21224 Learn More At the Johns Hopkins Health System, we believe in The Promise of Medicine. It’s exciting, dynamic and starts with our exceptional team. They deliver world-renowned care that […]

American Osteopathic Association | AOA GET STARTED HERE Build the skills you need to succeed in osteopathic medical school and beyond Learn More Find expert tips, tools and resources as you take the first steps in your career Learn More I am a Resident Physician Advance your skills, improve patient […]

SARS-CoV-2, the causative agent of COVID-19, spreads efficiently, with a basic reproductive number of 2.2 to 2.5 determined in Wuhan1,2. The effectiveness of control measures depends on several key epidemiological parameters (Fig. 1a), including the serial interval (duration between symptom onsets of successive cases in a transmission chain) and the […]

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It has often been estimated that it takes, on average, 17 years to translate a novel research finding into routine clinical practice. This time lag is due to a combination of factors, including the need to validate research findings, the fact that clinical trials are complex and take time to conduct […]

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Houston Methodist Hospital No. 14 among 1,624 hospitals in the nation for orthopedics. U.S. News & World Report has also named Houston Methodist Hospital the No.1 hospital in Texas every year since the award began and one of the nation’s best as a […]

Maintaining a comfortable state of health is a goal shared by much of the world’s population past and present, thus the history of health and medicine weaves a thread connecting us with our ancestors’ human experiences. Yet it’s easy to assume that studying it involves either celebrating the ‘eureka moments’ […]