Chylothorax

Larger text sizeLarge text sizeRegular text size What Is a Chylothorax? A chlylothorax is when chyle (lymphatic fluid) collects in the space around a lung. A chlylothorax (ky-low-THOR-ax) is also called a chylous (KY-luss) effusion. What Happens in a Chylothorax? The lymphatic system filters and drains lymph fluid from around the body. Chyle (KYE-ul) is … Read More »

Trump admin’s Medicaid work requirements struck down by appeals court

Dive Brief: A federal appeals court Friday unanimously ruled against Arkansas’ Medicaid work requirements, a signature policy pushed by President Donald Trump’s administration that ties eligibility to the public insurance program for the poor to work or job training. The ruling will halt other work requirements implemented in other states beyond just Arkansas, according to University… Read More »

10 common myths about tinnitus

If you are one of the millions of people in the world that has tinnitus, you know it can impact everything from your work to your family and social life. That constant ringing in the ears can also lead to stress and depression.  Tinnitus is the perception of sound when no actual sound is present.… Read More »