Ice is possible late Friday night
Mar 17, 2014; 8:00 AM ET A rare mid-March snowstorm has dropped around a half of foot of snow around the Nation's Capitol as of early Monday morning. 'Old Man Winter' isn't ready to give up just yet.
More than half of hospitalized patients receive antibiotics, but these prescriptions may often be inappropriate — for example, giving patients the wrong medicine or leaving them on a drug for too long, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
People with mild asthma are advised to lower their medication dose once their asthma has been brought under control, but the best way to reduce the dose is not fully known, doctors say.
In recent years, several states have passed bills that make it harder for children to gain exemptions from getting the vaccinations schools usually require, and ethicists say this trend is a good one.