Telehealth doubles the tasks nurses must complete to assist patients with chronic diseases, a new study shows.
April 30, 2021 • ~6 min
Female nurses are roughly twice as likely to commit suicide as the general female population, a new study shows. "It's much higher than I expected."
April 15, 2021 • ~7 min
One change that could help nursing homes recover from COVID-19 fears and become safer places for aging parents
Nursing homes have struggled through COVID-19 deaths and lockdowns. Giving nurses more quality time with patients can help them win back trust.
April 13, 2021 • ~8 min
People who gave birth in the hospital and their nurses report the negative consequences of hospitals' pandemic policies in a new study.
April 9, 2021 • ~9 min
Assisted living communities can improve the quality of life for residents with dementia when they treat them as individuals and include them in activities.
April 1, 2021 • ~4 min
Deaths from COVID-19 have progressively declined at US nursing homes. An expert explains what's behind the numbers.
March 23, 2021 • ~6 min
A neuropsychologist who works in these skilled care facilities describes the changing populations. With COVID-19, many nursing homes are now struggling to stay in business.
March 4, 2021 • ~8 min
Professor of Defence Mental Health, King's College London
Feb. 15, 2021 • ~6 min
A study of diet has found that by adhering to specific guidelines, women can reduce more than one-third of incidence of gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms.
Jan. 5, 2021 • ~3 min
In September, production of rapid tests really ramped up in the US. But due to low accuracy and massive numbers needed, these tests alone are unlikely to have much of an effect on the pandemic.
Dec. 1, 2020 • ~8 min