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A Charlotte missionary and a Samaritan's Purse-based doctor stricken with Ebola virus, and undergoing treatment in an isolation unit in Atlanta, have both tested clear of the virus and have been discharged from the hospital.
WA's nursing union has condemned a decision by the University of WA to axe a fast-track nursing degree, saying it will add to looming staff shortages.
The jury is still out on the effectiveness of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus superbug control policies in hospitals, according to leading infectious disease experts in a Viewpoint published in The Lancet .
Medical marijuana advocates are appealing conditions set by Arizona health officials for post-traumatic stress sufferers seeking to qualify for treatment.
University Medical Center has eliminated more than 200 positions in a second round of layoffs at Las Vegas' only public hospital.
NHS hospitals in England could face a combined deficit of more than A 750 million this year, new figures suggest.
The federal government is finalizing new restrictions on hundreds of medicines containing hydrocodone, the highly addictive painkiller that has grown into the most widely prescribed drug in the U.S. The new rules mean that drugs like Vicodin, Lortab and other generic versions will be subject to the same prescribing rules as painkillers like codeine ... (more)
About 75 per cent of people contracting Ebola are women because they are often the primary care-givers, nurses and traders, health officials have said.
Although allied nurses were admired in their own time for their altruism and courage, their image was distorted by the lens of popular mythology.
While California public health officials scrambled to tell residents Wednesday that Ebola does not currently pose a public health risk in California, hospital staff say they are ready if cases do crop up.
Elmhurst College has received a $1.5 million state grant that will be used to help finance the Elmhurst College Simulation Center at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, a state-of-the-art laboratory and classroom facility set to open later this month.
The app Figure 1 is shown on an iPhone in Toronto on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. Scrolling through the latest made-in-Canada app success story can turn your stomach in seconds.
When Daniel Bausch , a doctor and associate professor in the department of tropical medicine at Tulane, got to Sierra Leone in July, things were already falling apart.
Efforts must be made to decrease China's increasing caesarean section rate, suggests a new commentary published today in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology .
St. FX research assistant Jennifer Dunn, back left, environmental science professor Hugo Beltrami, nursing associate professor Patti Hansen-Ketchum, nursing associate professor Donna MacDougall, front left, and Pictou Centre MLA Pat Dunn gathered at his office to discuss ongoing research into Lyme disease in Nova Scotia and legislation regarding ... (more)
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