Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
New Brunswick • Somerset

Health Library

Search by Keywords
Search for "R" returned 1045 records from our Health Library
Rugby Takes Toll on Spine, Scans Show
Rugby Takes Toll on Spine, Scans Show TUESDAY, July 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Retired professional rugby players have more symptoms of cervical spine degeneration than those who don't play the sport, a new study finds. French researchers compared 1...
Radiation From Mammograms May Be Lower Than Thought
Radiation From Mammograms May Be Lower Than Thought WEDNESDAY, July 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The low risks from radiation exposure during mammography screening may be even lower than experts have assumed, a new study contends. The new research est...
Rexulti Approved for Schizophrenia, Depression
Rexulti Approved for Schizophrenia, Depression MONDAY, July 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Rexulti (brexpiprazole) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat schizophrenia, and as an add-on drug for major depressive disorder (MD...
Regular Mammograms Might Lead to 'Overdiagnosis' of Breast Cancer
Regular Mammograms Might Lead to 'Overdiagnosis' of Breast Cancer MONDAY, July 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Regular mammogram screening for breast cancer might be causing "widespread overdiagnosis," with some women treated for tumors that would not hav...
Rapid Response Guidelines May Improve Children's Stroke Care
Rapid Response Guidelines May Improve Children's Stroke Care THURSDAY, July 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A rapid response plan for children who visit the emergency room with stroke-like symptoms can help doctors make a faster diagnosis, new research su...
Red Cross Urges Americans to Give Blood During Fourth of July
Red Cross Urges Americans to Give Blood During Fourth of July WEDNESDAY, July 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Many Americans make plans for the Fourth of July holiday, and the American Red Cross is hoping many of them will also consider donating blood or ...
Resuming Blood Pressure Meds After Surgery Linked to Better Outcomes
Resuming Blood Pressure Meds After Surgery Linked to Better Outcomes THURSDAY, June 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with high blood pressure who resume taking their medication soon after surgery may have a lower risk of complications and death, a n...
Rise in Colon Cancer Screening After Obamacare, Study Finds
Rise in Colon Cancer Screening After Obamacare, Study Finds THURSDAY, June 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The Affordable Care Act, often called "Obamacare," may have helped boost rates of colon cancer screening among poorer Americans, a new study suggest...
Rise in Deaths Even When Smog Is Below EPA Standard: Study
Rise in Deaths Even When Smog Is Below EPA Standard: Study WEDNESDAY, June 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Death rates among people older than 65 appear to be affected by air pollution, even when the air they breathe meets current standards, researchers s...
Recent Hospitalization Might Raise Blood Infection Risk, Study Says
Recent Hospitalization Might Raise Blood Infection Risk, Study Says WEDNESDAY, June 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A routine hospital stay may put older adults at risk for a potentially deadly condition called sepsis, according to a new study. Sepsis is ...