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How to get started in the wic-care field

A lot of people get started with wic care.But there’s one step you can take right away that could save you money. You can learn the basics of the wickwork.We’re all familiar with the wicks.The first thing you need to know is how to make a wick.Wicks are usually made of either cotton or wool, and […]

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Wisconsin doctor accused of sexually abusing a patient

Pinehurst Medical Clinic in northwest Wisconsin has suspended its clinical psychologist, the hospital said on Friday, after the state Medical Board found she had been sexually abusing patients over a 15-year period.The board of the state’s medical board found that Dr. Julie D. Burt, a former clinical psychologist at the clinic, had engaged in “improper […]

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How to get tested for cancer at Mayo Clinic, which is expanding mental health services

Mayo Clinic has expanded mental health care to other parts of the country, including Arizona, after finding a need in the state. According to Mayo Clinic President and CEO Dr. David K. Kravetz, mental health clinics across the U.S. have been struggling with a shortage of mental health providers due to a lack of state funding. “We […]

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How to make a better antibiotic for patients in salmonella outbreak

A new report on the effects of antibiotic use in patients with Salmonella infection is promising new ways to fight the outbreak, but it raises the question of whether those who use antibiotics can safely tolerate them.According to the report published on Wednesday by the American Society for Microbiology (ASM), the U.S. government has approved […]

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Nurses at the Hutchinson Clinic in Dallas to close after shooting

Nursing staff at the Hutchinson Clinic in North Texas will be taking their staff home for the holidays after being hit by gunfire in the clinic’s parking lot.The shooting happened just before 2 a.m.Monday at the hospital, which is located just outside Dallas.The clinic is just a block from where the gunman opened fire on […]

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Which women are going the extra mile to get their health care?

We’ve come a long way from the days when a woman could be told that she needed to go to the hospital to get her health care, but there are still a few things that can make or break her health insurance coverage.

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The world’s best painkillers are in your hands

The world is on the brink of a global opioid crisis, as heroin and fentanyl abuse skyrocketed in recent years.With an estimated 1.1 million Americans suffering from chronic pain, the opioid crisis has been devastating for many.And as heroin prices skyrocketed, so did opioid prescriptions, according to a new study from The New York Times.According […]

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The new doctors: The new faces at the medical clinic

LOS ANGELES — As the new doctors take the stage in Los Angeles on Tuesday, one is standing at the front, in a scrum of doctors, nurses and others, and waiting to speak.The other is standing in the back, waiting for the word.Dr. Jennifer A. McVicar, the new chief medical officer of the city of […]

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How to pay for clinical trials in the US

A few weeks ago, I was sitting in the lobby of a big pharmaceutical company’s offices in downtown Seattle, Washington, where I was working on an article on the pharmaceutical industry.The office was packed with reporters, most of them in their late 20s, and a few dozen of us were chatting casually.One of them, who […]

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Mayo Clinic says it will hire 100 new workers in Ohio

CLEVELAND — Mayo Clinic said it will begin hiring 100 new employees in Ohio to fill jobs for the next few years.The new hires will begin in 2019.Mayo Clinic officials say they expect the company to employ 50,000 people in Ohio and another 50,00 in Michigan by 2021.The announcement comes as Mayo Clinic faces increasing […]

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