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Lifesaving drugs are missing: Doctor sounds the alarm on a critical medicine shortage

The problem isn't unique to us. In recent months, there have been hundreds of drugs in short supply across the country - shortages in antibiotics, chemotherapy ... is gripping all of our hospitals. No... read more

How to derail the ‘antibiotic apocalypse’

Top public-health officials descended on Capitol Hill last Thursday to sound the alarm about ... Most are hospital patients. If new antibiotics aren’t discovered, “procedures we take for granted — inc... read more

A Different Kind of Gas Shortage

“Due to a national helium shortage, we are currently unable to offer Harry the Dragon balloons to our customers in training. We apologize for the inconvenience.” ... inhaling just enough of the gas be... read more

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Hospira's CEO Discusses Q4 2010 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

The other piece of color I would give you on this topic is there was actually a very well-written article in the Wall Street Journal on February 1 titled Drug Shortages Distress Hospitals ... doesn't ... read more

Cape Breton doctors sound alarm on aging hospital equipment

In an area already experiencing a doctor shortage, health officials are now calling for an upgrade to the aging equipment in their hospitals. Doctors in Cape Breton say outdated medical instruments co... read more

IV bag shortage has hospitals scrambling to treat flu

“No one wants to come out and make it sound ... said its hospital system now has five to eight pharmacists a day working on nothing but managing shortages. Shortages are also hitting surgery centers, ... read more

Why doctors are reluctant to take responsibility for rising medical costs

Medical costs are skyrocketing and a survey published last month in JAMA has us doctors pointing fingers in every direction ... penalizing physicians when patients were re-admitted to the hospital—was ... read more

US Congress acts to avert helium shortage

The US Congress, entrenched in a titanic budget battle, managed to come together Thursday to pass legislation that prevents a market shortage of helium ... And for party balloons, of course. "The impe... read more

Mother forced to wait for cancer surgery and now it's too late to save her

A cancer patient who was told she had a good chance of making a full recovery has now been diagnosed as terminally ill - after waiting ten weeks for surgery because of a beds shortage at her local NHS ... read more

Huge Mob in Montclair after Police Shut Down Barstool Blackout

Update 11:38 p.m. Ten people were transported to Mountainside Hospital in connection with tonight’s incident ... The scene erupted around 9 p.m. A tipster wrote to us at 9:03 pm: “There’s a lot of pol... read more

Numerous lawsuits claim baby powder causes ovarian cancer, so is it safe or not?

Dr. Daniel Cramer, a professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive biology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, was the first to sound alarm bells with a 1982 study ... when a St. Louis jury awarde... read more

NC woman shocked to see 'lesbianism' listed as medical problem on health chart

A North Carolina health care system said it is investigating after a patient who was having bloodwork done found “lesbianism” listed under medical problems on her record. Kristina Rodriguez, of Indian ... read more

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