July 15, 2016

Student loan interest rates are going down

Interest rates for federal student loans available to undergraduates will fall to 3.76% from 4.29%.¬†That could amount to savings of as much as $360 over the […]
July 6, 2016

Type of illness, race can lead to end-of-life care disparity

A patient’s illness, race and ethnicity can significantly influence how much care they receive in their final days or how satisfied their family members may be […]
July 1, 2016

Is your hand sanitizer safe?

Alcohol-based hand sanitizers are everywhere these days, and the Food and Drug Administration wants to know more about them. It requested more scientific evidence Wednesday to […]
June 25, 2016

180,000 new cases of prostate cancer diagnosed every year

There are approximately 180,000 new cases of prostate cancer diagnosed every year in the United States. In most cases, early prostate cancer does not cause symptoms, […]