Boomer, Senior & Caregiver Expo Set for Wednesday

(Source: By Anna Johnson, The Sanford Herald, N.C. (MCT) SANFORD — The 10th Annual Boomer, Senior & Caregiver Expo is set to begin Wednesday morning with more than 100 vendors, [...]

Health Officials Promote Vaccines

(Source: By Marissa Harshman, The Columbian, Vancouver, Wash. (MCT) In the waning days of summer, Clark County health officials are urging parents to not only equip their children with notebooks [...]

Wires Crossed When it Comes to State’s West Nile Hotline

(Source: By North Cairn, Portland Press Herald, Maine (MCT) To track the spread of West Nile virus in Maine, the state Department of Health and Human Services lists a hotline [...]

Halting Transplants Not Uncommon

(Source: By Mark Reiter, The Blade, Toledo, Ohio (MCT) Kidney transplant programs at hospitals in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Texas have been shut down because of problems during medical procedures.

HIV Rises Sharply Among Chinese 50 and Older

(Source: By Shan Juan, Asia News Network (MCT) Beijing (China Daily/ANN) – People aged 50 and older in China have seen a large increase in HIV/AIDS cases in recent years, [...]

Aids Campaign Group Crippled

(Source: By Sandeep Singh Grewal, Gulf Daily News, Manama, Bahrain (MCT) BAHRAIN’s national Aids campaign group has been effectively out of action for the past 10 months following the resignation [...]

Hospitals’ Medicare Funding Cut Over Readmissions

(Source: By Andrew J. Tobias, Dayton Daily News, Ohio (MCT) Twelve area hospitals are among thousands nationwide that will lose up to 1 percent of their Medicare funding for readmitting [...]

Doctor Under Investigation Called Kind, Callous

(Source: By Marjie Lundstrom, The Sacramento Bee (MCT) SACRAMENTO, Calif. — To one longtime patient, Dr. J. Paul Muizelaar is a “miracle worker,” a “Teddy bear” and a “loving, caring [...]