Blood tests for cancer are "very exciting" Scientists have taken a step toward one of the biggest medical goals - a common cancer test. A team at Johns Hopkins university tested a method to detect eight common diseases. Their vision is an annual test aimed at finding cancer early and saving lives....
How do you take care of the dog when you leave the park? There's a dog park - and a dog park. If you're lucky enough to live in a better neighborhood, you'll know. Drive 9km North-East of Melbourne's central business district and you'll find yourself in a spacious and wonderful...
If you ask most people what Cuba is famous for, they might say two things: rum and cigars. But if you ask the Cuban left-wingers what Cuba is known for, they usually say something totally different: medical care and education. Despite government oppression and poverty, el lider maximo and his...
Many of the people who worked at Renaissance fairs had no health insurance. So the staff developed a system to help. RACHEL MARTIN, host: Driving America's health care system can feel like a medieval torture device, especially in finance. Therefore, the people working at the Renaissance exhibition proposed a solution, which...
Many of the people who worked at Renaissance fairs had no health insurance. So the staff developed a system to help. RACHEL MARTIN, host: Driving America's health care system can feel like a medieval torture device, especially in finance. Therefore, the people working at the Renaissance exhibition proposed a solution, which...
Atlanta is trying to fulfill MLK's legacy in health care. Despite the public safety commissioner bloom connor's 1963 dogs attacked the Alabama Birmingham civil rights demonstrators, but Martin Luther King's hometown of Atlanta, leaders are honing their "the city is too busy to hate" reputation. Fifty years after the death of...
The Arizona prison faces federal sanctions on prisoners' health care. The company supervised the treatment of prisoners in state prisons without constant care. A former doctor's E-mail describes a grim picture that should be improved in court reconciliation. David green, host: Now let's turn our attention to Arizona, where state prisons may...
What do British people think of national health service? LULU garcia-navarro, host: This month, President trump sparked outrage in Britain, where he said the country's national health service had "caused a stir and didn't work". British officials responded to polls showing that most britons love the NHS. They just want to...
What does it mean for your country if the republicans return to health care? On Friday, John McCain threatened the republican party's latest "affordable care act" and backed the so-called graham cassidy bill when he said he was "unconscionably". But McCain also said he could support the substance of his...
How does American health care become a big business? In the United States, health care is a multi-billion dollar industry, but do we get what we give? Dr. Elizabeth Rosenthal, m.d., a former medical doctor, warned that existing systems tend to focus on financial incentives for health or science. "Frankly, we...