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A virus is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of organisms. Virus particles (known as virions) consist of two or three parts: the genetic material made from eit...
Children with cerebral palsy face a 'postcode-lottery' in the healthcare they receive, new research has revealed.
In England, the IVF postcode lottery impacts on every different level of a patient's NHS treatment in a myriad of ways. Not only is there widespread variation in who can access treatment and the numbe...
Hard-pressed midwives say they need more time to do essential work with vulnerable women, in the light of a major new report that suggests the quality of maternity care in the UK remains a postcode lo...
Major changes to England’s social care system came into force on 1 April, with new national eligibility criteria for support promising to end the postcode lottery of who gets help for everyday tasks...
"When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life," observed the writer Samuel Johnson in the eighteenth century. In fact, new research suggests such a man may be merely living in the wrong postcode...
"When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life," observed the writer Samuel Johnson in the eighteenth century. In fact, research published today suggests such a man may be merely living in the wr...
(University of Washington) Washington state's rural communities with the highest suicide rates soon will get more resources to help with prevention training and support.
Four clouded leopard cubs are now on display at a Tacoma, Washington, zoo.
Handbook of Good Psychiatric Management for Borderline Personality Disorderby John G. Gunderson, M.D., with Paul Links, M.D., M.Sc., F.R.C.P.C.; Washington D.C., American Psychiatric Publishing, 2014, 168 pages.
Enterobacteriaceae-associated blaCTX-M genes have become globally widespread within the past 30 years. Among isolates from Washington State cattle, blaCTX-M associated E. coli (CTX-M EC) were absent f...
In the UK, the location of an address, necessary for calculating the distance to overhead power lines in epidemiological studies, is available from different sources. We assess the accuracy of each. T...
Psychiatric boarding is a term derived from emergency medicine that describes the holding of patients deemed in need of hospitalization in emergency departments for extended periods because psychiatri...