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The American Medical Association (AMA), founded in 1847 and incorporated in 1897, is the largest association of physicians—both MDs and DOs—and medical students in the United States.
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Medical groups urge Trump to share info with BidenThe heads of the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association and the American Nurses Association are urging the president to share "all critical information related to COVID-19"..
Covid-19 coronavirus: Medical leaders urge Trump to aid Biden teamLeaders of the American Hospital Association, American Medical Association and American Nurses Association say the Trump Administration must share critical Covid-19 information with President-elect Joe..
We need doctors more than ever. But independent medical practices can't afford to stay open during COVID-19 pandemic.Smaller physician practices are struggling to stay open as COVID-19 continues to strain the American healthcare system, an AMA survey found.
US doctors group calls for transparency in COVID-19 vaccine developmentShares The rapid pace of COVID-19 vaccine development and scant information about the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) vaccine review process are leading to concerns, the American Medical..
Doctors call for urgent coronavirus audit of every aged care home in AustraliaThe AMA said the COVID-19 pandemic had exposed the "deficiencies" of Australia's aged care system, resulting in "unnecessary suffering" and preventable deaths.
Many Americans may not comprehend COVID-19 information as agencies fail to meet health literacy guidelines, study saysThe CDC, the AMA and the NIH all recommend that medical information for the public should be written at no higher than an eighth-grade reading level.
AMA commends CVS decision on tobacco productsDoctors John LaPook and Holly Phillips join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the week's top medical news including CVS decision to ban the sale of tobacco products in its stores.
AMA updates progress of vaccine trials in USIn a speech, delivered via livestream, the president of the American Medical Association laid out the progress being made in developing a COVID-19 vaccine in the United States. (Aug. 7)
AMA president: Baseball's Covid-19 outbreak is a sign we still have hard work to doResuming our pre-pandemic lifestyle without concern for COVID-19 transmission will continue to yield more infections, hospitalizations and deaths.
AMA is urging Australian governments to agree on national face mask guidelinesThe Australian Medical Association has urged federal and state governments to agree on national consistent guidelines on wearing face masks.
Confirmed coronavirus cases are rising in 40 of 50 states11 minutes ago FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Four U.S. states — Arizona, California, Florida and Texas — reported a combined 25,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases Thursday as the infection curve rose..
AMA president: 7 ways to keep peace of mind amid coronavirus fears and worriesFeelings of fear, worry and anxiety are normal. Here are practical tips from a psychiatrist for restoring what disruption threatens to take away.
Major legal and medical groups voice support for abortion accessNon-partisan groups, like the American Medical Association, voiced their opposition to Louisiana's abortion law.
AMA calls for total ban on all vaping, e-cigarette productsThe medical group cited a surge in teen use of e-cigarettes, which typically contain nicotine, as well as lung illnesses
Influential U.S. doctors group calls for ban on vaping productsThe American Medical Association (AMA) on Tuesday called for a total ban on all e-cigarette and vaping products that are not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as smoking cessation..
LDS Church urges Utah not to bar "conversion therapy" for LGBTQ minorsThe church's stand is opposed by LGBTQ rights advocates, and the American Psychiatry Association and AMA, among others, also want the therapy banned
U.S. doctors group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses riseThe American Medical Association on Monday urged Americans to stop vaping of any sort until scientists have a better handle on the cause of 450 lung illnesses and at least five deaths related to the..
'Party to a crime': AMA says NSW abortion clause is a threat to doctorsAMA NSW says introducing an amendment to the Reproductive Health Care Reform Bill banning sex-selection abortions could make doctors "party to a crime".
American Medical Association sues North Dakota, takes rare stance in Trump-era abortion debateThe American Medical Association has filed a lawsuit to block North Dakota rules that would require physicians to give patients false information.
AMA sues North Dakota over abortion lawsThe AMA is suing the state of North Dakota for what they consider to be medical practices that directly "contradict reality and science"
I left the AMA over Obamacare. But my colleagues rejected Medicare for All so I'm back.The Affordable Care Act is better now without the individual mandate. And I'm thrilled the American Medical Association has rejected Medicare for All.
Gujarat: Medical services hit due to strike90% of private hospitals, clinics remained closed for non-emergency medical services, informs AMA president