Knee Replacement Timing Needs Improvement

Many people are receiving total knee replacements too early or too late, study shows.

Researchers Pursue a Targeted Treatment for Colitis-Causing Bacteria

Current antibiotic treatments for Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI), which causes the chronic, degenerative disease colitis, eliminate beneficial bacteria in the gut along with the harmful pathogen. Researchers at North Carolina State University (NCSU) have taken the first step toward developing a therapy that attacks C. difficile while sparing other microbes.

The Prevalence and Impact of 3 Degenerative Diseases

Alzheimer’s disease, irritable bowel disease and osteoarthritis place a heavy burden on patients, caregivers and the healthcare system.

Leukemia Drugs for Lung Cancer?

Two recently approved treatments show promise in a new study.

Reassessing Mandatory Mastectomy Recommendations

New guidelines on how to treat hereditary breast cancer could be a gamechanger.