Why do people give doctors and hospitals high ratings? The answer may have little to do with health care quality.
The relationship between patient satisfaction scores and medical outcomes is complicated ... and troubling.
Two out of three Americans with private health insurance have been stuck with surprise bills.
Setting up ground rules is essential.
Every year, upward of 12 million Americans see a physician and come away with a wrong diagnosis.
Confidence levels can have everything to do with your gender, research shows.
Everyone wants what is best for Mom. But when an aging parent receives a dire diagnosis, old scores, rivalries and pecking orders from childhood can come back to haunt.
Enjoyment of music is one of the last brain functions lost in people with Alzheimer's disease. This finding could help in treating or slowing the disease.