A proposed state ballot measure would require doctors to be randomly subjected to drug and alcohol testing.
A new nationwide survey has attempted to find out what doctors will do when faced with key medical ethical issues.
Good, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
Millions of Californians who don’t have medical insurance will within two years, now that the Supreme Court has upheld President Barack Obama’s health care reform law.
California Senator Joe Simitian’s proposal addresses dense breast tissue that reads white on a mammogram and blocks a good, clean reading. Cancer and other abnormalities could be overlooked.
ESPN is reporting that free agent quarterback Peyton Manning underwent a physical and threw passes in front of 49er coaches this week, according to their NFL league sources.
State health officials are crediting extensive public outreach for a dramatic drop in whooping cough cases last year, after a deadly year in 2010.
Many consumers now count on review sites to research businesses, restaurants and doctors. But a doctor review site is being accused of posting its own positive comments.
Next time you go to a new doctor, you could be asked to sign a new kind of agreement. It’s a document that could place limits on what you say publicly about the doctor once you leave the office.
Getting a last minute doctor’s appointment can be a challenge. A new medical group allows patients to book a same day appointment, but it comes with an annual fee.