‘Pray to get tested’: What to do if you’re not tested for Hepatitis C and HIV in the US

AUSTIN — A Texas state health official is warning residents that they should not wait too long before they get tested for hepatitis C and other communicable diseases, citing a new study that shows people can get a negative result even if they have a blood test.Dr. Michael Davenport, chief medical officer for the Texas …

What to know about the new state law on health information collection and retention

Health care information is stored on servers, in the cloud, or in physical locations in the US, but the government is still trying to figure out what happens with it.This week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a new guidance that outlines the way it’s going to handle the information.The rules are …

Why do people still think it’s possible to get cancer when it’s not?

Health and safety is an important issue for us all, especially as more and more of our personal information is being made available online.But it’s also a concern for those of us who care about the health and wellbeing of people in the UK, especially when it comes to our sexual health.As the UK prepares …

Why do people still think it’s possible to get cancer when it’s not?

Health and safety is an important issue for us all, especially as more and more of our personal information is being made available online.But it’s also a concern for those of us who care about the health and wellbeing of people in the UK, especially when it comes to our sexual health.As the UK prepares …

Why do people still think it’s possible to get cancer when it’s not?

Health and safety is an important issue for us all, especially as more and more of our personal information is being made available online.But it’s also a concern for those of us who care about the health and wellbeing of people in the UK, especially when it comes to our sexual health.As the UK prepares …