With flu shot rates increasing only 20% over the past month, too many older Middle Tennessee residents remain unvaccinated going into the height of flu season
Increasingly, healthcare providers are expanding their focus beyond physical wellness to take a more holistic view of well-being.
In the United States, 10 to 20 percent of people have a form of the winter blues, and about half a million people suffer from winter Seasonal Affective Disorder or SAD.
Following a medication error last December that resulted in a patient death, Vanderbilt University Medical Center faced scrutiny by CMS, which could have potentially impacted Medicare reimbursement. However, on Nov. 29, the federal agency accepted a corrective action plan submitted by the city's academic medical center.
Nashville physician-scientists are helping lead the way in advancing cancer care.
The senior living industry is undergoing a makeover as baby boomers shift focus from medical-directed care to hospitality-driven services.
Noted immunologists joined forces at the recent International Cancer Immunotherapy Conference to discuss the importance of fostering and funding basic science.
Ascension Saint Thomas recently celebrated the grand opening of their comprehensive new cancer center on the Midtown campus.