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Study: Clinicians who hear of their patient's opioid overdose death modestly decreased prescriptions

STUDY: CLINICIANS WHO HEAR OF THEIR PATIENT'S OPIOID OVERDOSE DEATH MODESTLY DECREASED PRESCRIPTIONS

New research of more than 800 clinicians found those who knew about a patient's overdose death cut the overall volume of opioids they...

Catch-up HPV vaccine is effective for women up to 20 years old

CATCH-UP HPV VACCINE IS EFFECTIVE FOR WOMEN UP TO 20 YEARS OLD

A new study from Kaiser Permanente in California has shown that the HPV vaccine is effective in women up to age 20, but after 21 women...

 
 
 
HHS explores drug importation to combat rising domestic prices

HHS EXPLORES DRUG IMPORTATION TO COMBAT RISING DOMESTIC PRICES

Determined to explore more avenues to curb price hikes, the Trump administration is signaling that it is willing to consider what the...

Why hospitals should be supportive of patients during care transitions

WHY HOSPITALS SHOULD BE SUPPORTIVE OF PATIENTS DURING CARE TRANSITIONS

Patients and caregivers want to feel prepared to look after themselves or loved ones when they leave the hospital, but hospitals often...

 
 
 
Report: Insurers aren't always adequate at pinpointing and reporting Medicaid fraud

REPORT: INSURERS AREN'T ALWAYS ADEQUATE AT PINPOINTING AND REPORTING MEDICAID FRAUD

A report from U.S. Health and Human Services' inspector general's office said a third of the health plans it examined had referred...

Transgender women have higher risk of strokes and blood clots

TRANSGENDER WOMEN HAVE HIGHER RISK OF STROKES AND BLOOD CLOTS

Researchers at Kaiser Permanente and Emory University studied 100,000 people for the first ever study on the risk of hormone therapy...

 
 
 
How geriatric assessments could improve cancer care for older patients

HOW GERIATRIC ASSESSMENTS COULD IMPROVE CANCER CARE FOR OLDER PATIENTS

The American Society of Clinical Oncology is recommending that all patients age 65 and older receive a geriatric assessment when considering...

Will Texas efforts to integrate mental and physical healthcare be mired by state's shortage of psychiatrists?

WILL TEXAS EFFORTS TO INTEGRATE MENTAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTHCARE BE MIRED BY STATE'S SHORTAGE OF PSYCHIATRISTS?

Integrated healthcare is “fundamental” to achieving state goals such as reducing suicide rates, lowering incarceration rates for people...

 
 
 
An artist's story: Patrick Brennan

AN ARTIST'S STORY: PATRICK BRENNAN

Contributed by Rob Kaiser-Schatzlein / Earlier this year, painter Patrick Brennan had a show at the artist-run gallery Essex Flowers....

Mothers with diabetes are more likely to have children with autism, study suggests

MOTHERS WITH DIABETES ARE MORE LIKELY TO HAVE CHILDREN WITH AUTISM, STUDY SUGGESTS

Type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes all raise the risks that a woman will have a child with autism by increasing inflammation and...

 
 
 
"KAISER" sweetie Anglo- Nubian female GOAT In FOSTER Home

"KAISER" SWEETIE ANGLO- NUBIAN FEMALE GOAT IN FOSTER HOME

Available for adoption at Multnomah County Animal Services ! Kaiser is currently in a foster home 149873 mcas weblink Kaiser here!...

 
 
 
Chiropractors do relieve back pain: Spinal manipulation eases discomfort in over 60% of sufferers

CHIROPRACTORS DO RELIEVE BACK PAIN: SPINAL MANIPULATION EASES DISCOMFORT IN OVER 60% OF SUFFERERS

Researchers from the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, Seattle, found spinal manipulation benefits 62.6 percent...

 
 
 
Trump's drug cost cutting plans include drug transparency, but critics doubt much will change

TRUMP'S DRUG COST CUTTING PLANS INCLUDE DRUG TRANSPARENCY, BUT CRITICS DOUBT MUCH WILL CHANGE

In his plans to cut sky-high drug prices unveiled Friday, Trump said that increasing industry competition will help Americans save...

Could failing proton centers be a sign of a healthcare bubble?

COULD FAILING PROTON CENTERS BE A SIGN OF A HEALTHCARE BUBBLE?

Health systems rushed enthusiastically into expensive medical technologies such as proton beam centers. But now that employers, insurers...

 
 
 
Micro Courtyard House / Atelier Kaiser Shen

MICRO COURTYARD HOUSE / ATELIER KAISER SHEN

© Nicolai Rapp Architects: Atelier Kaiser Shen Location: Ludwigsburg, Germany Lead Architects: Florian Kaiser, Guobin Shen, Hans-Christian...

FDA probe looks into unauthorized herpes vaccine research

FDA PROBE LOOKS INTO UNAUTHORIZED HERPES VACCINE RESEARCH

The criminal investigation examines research by a Southern Illinois University professor who injected people with his unauthorized...

 
 
 
The Exact Glute Workout That Tones Shakira's Butt

THE EXACT GLUTE WORKOUT THAT TONES SHAKIRA'S BUTT

As Shakira gears up for another world tour, she's also kicked her workout routine up a notch. Her trainer, Anna Kaiser who also works...