Healthline News
Healthline News
  • 5 Tips for Bicycle Safety & Summer Fun

    One of the mother's who shares my commute told me her family's Fourth of July weekend was ruined by an unfortunate accident. Her 13 year old was riding her bicycle - in flip flops - and fell into a picket fence, catching her toe in one of the woo...

    Read more »

  • Thank You Dr. Schwimmer for Grand Rounds 3.51!

    Joshua Schwimmer, MD stays ahead of the pack with the latest technology and writes a blog here at Healthline, Tech Medicine, and The Efficient MD: Notes on Personal Productivity. He hosted this week's Grand Rounds and requested submissions addres...

    Read more »

  • Thank You, Dr. Wes for Grand Rounds 4.29!

    Dr. Wes is a blogging cardiologist who seems to be implying my piece on a Public Health Crisis at Endoscopy Center gave him Atrial Fibrillation. Still, he included it his round up of great writing in cyberspace and for that, I thank him. Great r...

    Read more »

  • Celebrity Drug Overdoses - Who's Really To Blame?

    John Belushi, Dana Plato, Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland, River Phoenix, Chris Farley, Anna Nicole Smith...and now Heath Ledger. You may have guessed already what the connection is... untimely death due to "accidental" drug overdoses....

    Read more »

  • Thank You Science Roll for Grand Rounds 4.22: The Future of Medicine

    Bertalan Mesko is a Hungarian 5th year medical student specializing in clinical genetics. He is all about personalized genetics and genomics and just recently presented at the Medicine Meets Virtual Reality conference in Long Beach, CA. He hosted...

    Read more »

  • Drinking Milk After the Expiration Date

    Question: Can I Drink Milk After The Expiration Date?Answer: This is a common question we receive at Healthline and there’ve been plenty of headlines over the past year to keep food safety issues on everyone’s minds. Chances are most of us can co...

    Read more »

  • Interview with TuDiabetes.com founder Manny Hernandez

    The CDC estimates that almost 24 million people in the US have diabetes. The total costs to the US in terms of both medical care and disability are $174 billion. Millions have it, but according to Manny Hernandez, founder of the popular websi...

    Read more »

  • Unsolved Mysteries: The Continuing Saga of our XDR-TB case

    XDR-TB and all other emerging, infectious diseases have had my attention for a while. For some background information, read:XDR-TB: Extremely Drug Resistant, Extremely ScaryRunaway Bridegroom: XDR-TB Comes (Back) to AmericaOne of my colleagues he...

    Read more »

  • Thank You Nursing Standard - Clowns Scare Kids

    I am so glad someone finally did a study on this important topic: kids are afraid of clowns. I know I am. I hate clowns. I always have. They freak me out. Coulrophobia, or the fear of clowns, is more common in children than the fear of hospi...

    Read more »

  • Achilles Tendon Injury Fells China's Hero Liu Xiang

    While the US is riding high on the stunning achievements of Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps, China's 1.3 billion fans are mourning a fallen hero, Liu Xiang. Liu, 25 years old, won gold in the 2004 Athens Olympics, the first Asian to win the 110 m...

    Read more »

Advertisement

About the Author

The Healthline Editorial team writes about the latest health news, policy, and research.

Advertisement
Advertisement