May 25, 2010 Tags: None
Health care workers and patients have yet another source of hospital-acquired infection to worry about, British researchers are reporting.
Clostridium difficile, a germ that causes deadly intestinal infections in hospital patients, has long been thought to be spread only by contact with contaminated surfaces.
May 19, 2010 Tags: None
A long-awaited study of cellphone use and brain health has finally been released, but the data are raising more questions than answers.
The report is called Interphone, a 13-country study that amounts to the largest and longest study of whether extensive cellphone use increases risk for brain tumors.