What's on your "what I'm thankful for" list this Thanksgiving? On a trip to Central America, Viv Williams visits a vibrant health clinic and adds the team she met there to her gratitude list. Find out why in this NewsMD, "Health Fusion" column.
North Dakota has seen just 100 medical malpractice cases paid out since 2012, the fewest in the nation. Payouts in the state totalled just over $27.3 million compared to the $853 million disbursed in Ohio.
The decrease in diagnoses "does not mean these cancers are suddenly less common," one analytic said. "Rather, it means there are people with cancer who are going to be diagnosed at a later, more severe stage of the disease."