...USAID, The Mitchell Group, Catholic Relief Services, United Nations Children's Fund, the Peace Corps and The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, to name a few. "Mainly what I focus on is to try to help improve projects...
\MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - On Jan. 4, James Bloomfield took an extension cord and strangled his wife, Roxanne, in their home in Zumbrota.
...Common house mice may be a major contributor to asthma among inner-city children, according to scientists at The Johns Hopkins University. Asthma affects approximately 15 million Americans, including 5 million children. An estimated 7 percent...
Ideally, it's an almost indulgent rite of self-reflection, a soothing embrace of common sense, as well as a chance to simply chat with a doctor. But the typical physical examination often feels more like a pit stop: Check the cholesterol, check that blood pressure and - done! - it's back to the races. Especially for the doctor, who's often running to the next appointment.
The controversial theory that the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine is largely responsible for the sharp increase in the incidence of autism over the last 15 years has no scientific justification, according to a report released Monday by the prestigious Institute of Medicine.
NEW YORK - In a finding that may someday help scientists understand and treat ordinary baldness, researchers say they've identified a normal role for a gene that causes two rare hair-loss disorders when it's disabled.
Policy-makers have spent years debating the causes of the nationwide shortage of registered nurses, a problem that has been repeatedly shown to harm patients.
CHICAGO - Here's some news that could keep middle-aged men awake nights: A lack of quality sleep may contribute to love handles and double chins.
...as likely as other people to have no "regular source of care," or RSOC. In a sample of 915 graduates of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, with an average age of 61, 252 doctors reported having no RSOC, and another 60 said...
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