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By Michlle Chapman Associated Press The U.S. surgeon general has called on Congress to require warning labels on social media platforms and their effects on young people’s lives, similar to…

By Dr. Callie L. Rzasa University of Kentucky More than 23,000 children in the United States suffer an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest annually. Although the reported number of infant out-of-hospital cardiac…

By Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News Men’s Health Month in June is a reminder for men to think about their health and consider making some screening appointments that could lengthen,…

Kentucky Health News Independent community pharmacists have begun an advertising campaign to get Congress to rein in pharmacy benefit managers, the middlemen between drug and health-insurance companies. They are also…

By Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News The leader of the agency that hands out grants from the state’s opioid settlements declined to vote for a grant application that included more…

Deaths from colorectal cancer in Appalachian Kentucky declined from 1999 to 2020, but far less than the rate of decline in the rest of the nation. That’s the upshot of…

UPDATE, June 15: For a New York Times story on how the resolution was developed, and its political ramifications, click here. Kentucky Health News The Southern Baptist Convention voted Wednesday to…

Kentucky Health News Dr. Bruce A. Scott, an ear, nose and throat specialist from Louisville, was sworn in Tuesday, June 11, as the 179th president of the American Medical Association,…