NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Cancer diagnoses have dropped in
the Netherlands during the COVID-19 outbreak, which could affect
subsequent treatment, a team of oncologists reports.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Talking about a serious illness
such as cancer over the phone or by video during the coronavirus
pandemic can be tough, but it's doable, according to two
geriatrics and palliative-care experts.
(Reuters Health) - Aunque es difícil brindar cuidados
paliativos durante la pandemia, los especialistas están hallando
nuevas formas de ayudar a sus pacientes, de acuerdo con un nuevo
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Although palliative care may be
tough to provide during the pandemic, specialists are finding
new ways to help their patients, according to a new report.
(Reuters Health) - Parents may allow kids to eat too much sugary breakfast cereal because the suggested serving size is smaller than they realize, according to a new study.
(Reuters Health) - More than half of Americans want money and control when companies or organizations use their genetic data, a new study suggests.
(Reuters Health) - Nearly one in five caregivers who support ill family members or friends describe their own health as fair or poor, according to a new U.S. study.
(Reuters Health) - When patients cannot make their own decisions about life-prolonging care, many doctors feel "moral distress" acting on the choices of surrogates like family members, a small survey suggests.
(Reuters Health) - Discomfort in the calf and upper legs during walking is a hallmark of narrowed blood vessels due to heart disease, but walking more - not less - can help ease the pain, experts say.
(Reuters Health) - Parents of children with food allergies should acknowledge their kids' anxiety, as well as their own, a group of allergy experts advises.