Hospitals and Housing
A number of hospitals, particularly in large cities, are beginning to develop or operate housing units for the homeless, finding they markedly reduce healthcare costs for this population. Experts discuss their “housing first” approach that does not require people to get off addictions before they get an apartment.
Stem Cells for COPD
Lung diseases such as COPD are difficult to treat, but a new method taking a patient’s own stem cells, concentrating them, and reinfusing them is showing success. An expert explains.