Health & Diet

Antibiotics Are Being Overprescribed

By Lola Augustine Brown Canadian seniors are being prescribed unnecessary antibiotics at alarming levels, according to newly released study results. The Ontario-focused study, reported online in the journal Annals of Public Medicine, looked at data from 8,990 primary care physicians…

New Hope for Those With ALS

By Lola Augustine Brown   For the first time in 22 years, the US Food and Drug Administration has approved…
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More elders but less elder care

By Lola Augustine Brown Better access to home and community care reduces the load on hospitals, so you’d think access…