Cyclospora outbreak spreads to 15 states
Healio.com/Infectious Disease: CDC suspects salad mix contamination in two states; no patients had history of travel outside United States. Read more.
Recession in Europe takes higher toll on individuals with mental illness
Healio.com/Psychiatry: Stigmatizing attitudes contribute to trend of job exclusion, sometimes impeding recovery. Read more.
American foot soldiers in Mideast face high incidence of plantar fasciitis
Healio.com/Sports Medicine: Propensity for condition linked to obesity, alcohol consumption and job type. Read more.
Hospitals may just need a BOOST program to curb readmissions
Healio.com: Managers urged to better network outside their own walls to improve care transitions. Read more.
Convenience often lures parents to retail clinics
Healio.com/Pediatrics: Pediatricians urged to address growing demand for all-hours access that trumps the value of established relationships. Read more.