The Trump administration proposed revoking Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care on Friday, a move LGBT groups fear will result in some Americans being denied needed medical treatment.
Fox News. Fri, 24 May 2019 17:18:58 GMT.
A clinical trial for intranasal esketamine found it effective and safe for severe depression, leading to an FDA approval. But is this the end of the road?
Medical News Today. Thu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 PDT.
Veterinarian Dr. Karin Lourens has become known as Africa's "pangolin doctor" for leading medical efforts to help the scaly anteaters rescued from the illegal wildlife trade to recover. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 23 May 2019 02:53:00 -0400.
Sens. Bill Cassidy, R-La., and Michael Bennet, a Colorado Democrat seeking the 2020 presidential nomination, Thursday outlined a bipartisan effort they are spearheading in hopes of protecting Americans from unexpected medical costs.
Newsmax. Thu, 16 May 2019 15:11:39 EDT.
Caps on shift lengths for medical residents were implemented to improve patient safety. Given the effects of sleep deprivation on emotional capacity and residents' well-being, why risk longer hours?
Clayton Dalton. NPR. Fri, 10 May 2019 10:23:28 -0400.
U.S. President Donald Trump called on Congress on Thursday to pass legislation to protect patients from surprise medical bills from out-of-network doctors that can unnecessarily cost patients tens of thousands of dollars.
Reuters. Thu, 09 May 2019 14:11:22 -0400.
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The word medical is an adjective. Medical means (1) requiring or amenable to treatment by medicine especially as opposed to surgery, (2) of or belonging to Aesculapius or the healing art, (3) relating to the study or practice of medicine.
Medical is also a noun that means (1) a thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests depending on the age and sex and health of the person.