The new average one-way driving distance to an abortion clinic would be 20 times the distance Texans previously traveled for an abortion after six weeks.
"Who would've thought that a doctor takes care of sick people?" asked ICU doctor Emily Long sarcastically in a TikTok video that has been viewed more than 4 million times.
Dr. Karan Raj, a surgeon for the U.K.'s National Health Service, said his last day working in the emergency room was particularly spicy.
"Please help us help you by making responsible decisions: get vaccinated," Dr. Lee Fox said.
The delay in vaccinations was caused by the pandemic's disruptions of normal activities like doctor's visits, summer and sports camps, where children usually get shots.
"I believe it's a travesty now and it needs to be fixed so that we can make our offices safe for patients and our coworkers," Dr. Pamela Cutler said.
"Health care providers feel we are fighting this fire without any leadership from Gov. Ron DeSantis," the physicians warned.
The percentage represents an increase of 8 points from a similar survey taken four days earlier.
Most Americans have high trust in doctors, nurses and pharmacists, a new poll finds, but feel that nurses and health care aids should receive higher wages.
I don't recognize the once vibrant Black mecca of Jackson Ward. The infrastructure of the neighborhood has largely changed. Many homes were converted into condos after the tsunami of urbanization.
"It was as if the doctor didn't care because this was COVID and he didn't prevent himself from having COVID because he wasn't vaccinated," Tyler Fairley's mother said.
The Delta variant has caused more breakthrough cases in vaccinated people than other strains. Experts told Newsweek what this means for future mutations that may be even more contagious.
A doctor in Alabama wrote on social media about the emotional experience of telling unvaccinated people it was too late to be inoculated.
The number of organ donors in the black community is alarmingly low. Velma Scantlebury is working to change that.
"A state based on atrocity, inhumanity, racism and cannibalism never lasts long!" Dr. Fidaa Wishah wrote in a post on Facebook.
While erasing the stigma surrounding obesity and addressing systemic racial inequity in our health care system will require comprehensive action, an important first step is to ensure our laws and regulations, including Medicare, follow the science.
People in the businesses of health and wellness have every reason to launch new and bigger efforts to reach consumers across every platform available, providing engaging, credible content that stands out amid the noise.
Daniel was the very first patient that I, as a palliative care physician, had to help say goodbye through a flat, electronic screen. It felt horrible and surreal. Like I was living in a post-apocalyptic, dehumanized world.
Doctors have moved leftward. But they may want to think twice about embracing Medicare for All, which would slash their pay, wrap them in red tape and lead to worse care for their patients.
While hospitals have seen a decline in admissions related to other viruses throughout the pandemic, doctors are noticing an increase in children's hospital admissions related to MIS-C, which has been linked to COVID-19.
This week, hospitalizations in Michigan almost exceeded the state's previous record high from April 2020. Healthcare workers are anticipating the latest surge, which includes more young people than ever before, to be Michigan's worst.
"If there were a clinical trial of this size with this data, the drug would be licensed with appropriate warning," the former Vermont governor stated Tuesday.
Dr. Marty Makary predicts that the U.S. will see "gradual slowing" of COVID-19 infections in April and May, while "it's going to mostly be young people who are going to linger into May and June with cases."
The act could force health care workers into taking a one-size-fits-all approach to the complex phenomenon of gender dysphoria, the distressing psychological rejection of healthy male or female bodies.
National Doctors Day is the perfect opportunity to show your appreciation for the doctors in your life.