More Younger Women Getting Breast Cancer

Revealing new data from the charity Cancer Research UK reports that a record number of women under the age of 50 are being diagnosed with breast cancer.

For the first time, more than 10,000 women under 50 were diagnosed with the disease in Continue reading

ED Crowding Getting Worse

A study using a national database found that while the number of emergency department (ED) visits increased between 2001 and 2008, the crowding in EDs increased even more.

Note that the main drivers of crowding appeared to be intensity of the ED visit, including giving intravenous fluids, doing blood tests or procedures, Continue reading