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Health Tip: Disaster Preparedness For People With Alzheimer's January 23, 2018

Carbon Monoxide Hazards Rise in Wintry Weather January 22, 2018

Severe Flu Season, Tough Winter a Double Whammy for Blood Banks January 22, 2018

Surgery or Antibiotics for Appendicitis? Here's What Patients Chose January 10, 2018

Blood Banks Need January Donors January 09, 2018

Health Tip: Create a Winter Emergency Kit For Your Car December 27, 2017

Can the Fill-In Babysitter Handle an Emergency? December 20, 2017

Are Emergency Medical Workers Ready for a Nuclear Attack? December 12, 2017

What to Do If Someone's Bleeding Badly December 08, 2017

Coming Soon: A Gel That Could Help Save Soldiers' Eyes December 06, 2017

Another Opioid Scourge: Dangerous Infections November 30, 2017

How to Stay Out of the ER This Thanksgiving November 22, 2017

Motorcycle Crashes Far More Deadly Than Car Crashes November 20, 2017

Pricey ER Tests for Chest Pain Often Unnecessary November 15, 2017

Is Meth Use Destroying Vets' Hearts? November 14, 2017

Music, Video Help Sixth-Graders Master Hands-Only CPR November 13, 2017

Opioids Not the Only Answer for Pain Relief in the ER November 07, 2017

About Half of Americans Get Health Care in ER November 03, 2017

Keep Halloween Spooky, But Safe October 30, 2017

Gut Bacteria May Change Rapidly After Severe Injury October 26, 2017

A Boy, Two Magnets -- and a Trip to the ER October 25, 2017

He inserted one in each nostril, with disastrous results

Gunshot Sensors Improve Odds for Shooting Victims October 24, 2017

New technology helped police find victims and get them care quickly, study shows

Creepy Creatures Can Be Medical Marvels, Too October 22, 2017

How modern medicine uses leeches, snakes, maggots and more to save lives

Skip Opioid Treatment for Migraine in the ER October 18, 2017

Non-narcotic drug far more effective in new study

When Should You Rush Your Toddler to the ER? October 16, 2017

For choking or possible poisoning, poll finds many parents need an emergency refresher course

Teens Mixed Up With the Law May Fall Through Medicaid Cracks October 02, 2017

Fewer important primary care appointments, more ER visits, study finds

Is Older Blood OK to Use in a Transfusion? September 27, 2017

Ability to use less fresh blood could help ease shortages

ERs Prescribing Opioids at Lower Doses, Shorter Durations September 26, 2017

Patients who receive these prescriptions are less likely to progress to long-term use, study shows

How Would Your Family Weather a Disaster? September 23, 2017

Failure to plan is the number one mistake

Gun Injuries Add Millions of Dollars to Hospital Costs September 19, 2017

Younger, minority Americans are most often affected, research shows

This Mistake Can Cost Athletes' Lives in Cardiac Arrest September 19, 2017

Bystanders often get distracted by a non-life-threatening issue, research shows

Doctors Eye the Danger From 'Nerf' Guns September 19, 2017

'Bullets' bought online may be contributing to ocular injuries

More U.S. Kids Landing in ER With Opioid Addiction September 15, 2017

Researcher calls findings an emerging public health issue

State Laws Have Big Impact on Kids' Gun Injuries September 15, 2017

Locale matters too, with firearm violence affeting urban, rural teens differently, studies find

ER Visits for These 3 Health Woes Don't Have to Happen September 12, 2017

Trips for boozing, dental problems and mental health issues can be prevented, experts say

Florida Braces for Irma's Onslaught September 08, 2017

Officials offer advice on ways to prepare for the dangerous hurricane

White Kids More Likely to Get Unneeded Antibiotics September 05, 2017

Study finds more evidence of racial disparities in ERs

Harvey's Floodwaters Harbor Many Health Hazards August 30, 2017

Contaminated water can cause infections, displace residents who lack needed meds

As Hurricane Harvey Targets Texas, Tips to Protect Yourself August 25, 2017

Forecasters say it could be worst such U.S. storm in a decade

Health Tip: Plan for a Heat Wave August 15, 2017

Here's how

ER Rates Soar as Toddlers Ingest Pot, French Study Finds August 14, 2017

Accidental intoxication rose 133 percent in a decade; U.S. experts call findings highly relevant

For Cancer Patients in the ER, Delirium Linked to Poor Outcomes August 09, 2017

Seriously confused people were more likely to be hospitalized and to die early, study finds

Stress of Flying Doesn't Dim Abilities of Search-and-Rescue Dogs July 31, 2017

Though their bodies reacted, their performance wasn't affected, study showed

Health Tip: Preparing for an Emergency July 31, 2017

Don't be caught off-guard

When Disaster Strikes, Don't Forget Your Pets July 30, 2017

Prepare kit of essential supplies, evacuate early when you have animals, veterinarians say

Losing Medicaid Tough on People Battling Depression: Study July 19, 2017

Breaks in coverage result in more ER visits and longer hospital stays, research finds

Shortage of Bee, Wasp Venom Stings Those With Allergies July 07, 2017

Facing expected season-long shortage, doctors urge patients to carry EpiPens just in case

Blood Shortage Prompts Call for Donations July 06, 2017

American Red Cross says declines seen in summer leading to dangerously low supply

Workers Unprepared for Heart Emergencies on the Job: Survey June 26, 2017

Most employees are untrained in first aid and CPR and don't know where to find lifesaving equipment

Head Position May Not Affect Outcome After Stroke June 21, 2017

International study suggests patients will do as well sitting up as following doctor's orders to lie on their backs