Medicine

  1. Paramedic Has Heart Attack While Treating Man Having Heart Attack

    A Detroit paramedic had a heart attack today while perform CPR on another man having a heart attack. The two men went to hospital and received matching stents.

    August 20, 2013
  2. Gov. Christie to Allow Medical Marijuana for Chronically Ill Kids

    Gov. Chris Christie has come out in favor of giving parents the a simplified option to treat their chronically ill children with medical marijuana.

    August 16, 2013
  3. Sanjay Gupta Changes Stance on Marijuana: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Sanjay Gupta has changed his stance on medical marijuana and believes that the U.S. has a bias against using the drug for its beneficial qualities.

    August 8, 2013
  4. Cyclospora: Terrifying Salad-Mix Parasite Can Give You Diarrhea for 57 Days

    Cyclospora, a food-borne parasite, has affected over 400 people in 16 U.S. states. The FDA and local and state Health and Safety agencies are tackling the troubling outbreak.

    August 1, 2013
  5. Rare Form of Parasitic Meningitis Closes Popular Waterpark in Arkansas

    The Arkansas Department of Health confirmed that the girl who swam at Willow Springs last week was diagnosed with the brain eating illness and is currently hospitalized.

    July 26, 2013
  6. ‘Simpsons’ Creator Terminally Ill, Donates Millions: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Co-creator of The Simpsons, Sam Simon, has been told he has 3-6 months left to live due to a case of colon cancer. He intends to donate 100% of his earnings.

    July 26, 2013
  7. ‘Dead’ Woman Wakes Up Right Before Organs Are Harvested

    Doctors came dangerously close to harvesting the organs of a woman who woke on the operating table

    July 9, 2013
  8. John Kerry’s Wife Hospitalized After Possible Seizure: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    The 74-year-old wife of the secretary of state is said to be in critical but stable condition.

    July 8, 2013
  9. HIV Cure May Be Close After Two American Men Off Drugs

    Two patients have been off of their HIV medication for several months after bone-marrow transplants seemed to clear the virus out of their systems.

    July 4, 2013
  10. Philadelphia Doctors Successfully Cure Girl of Cancer with HIV

    The treatment works by injecting a modified version of HIV into the patient’s immune cells, training their immune system to recognize and kill cancer cells.

    June 21, 2013
  11. Study: If Coffee Perks You Up, You’re Probably Addicted

    A new study reveals that coffee drinkers aren’t more alert than their caffeine-free counterparts.

    June 18, 2013
  12. Miss USA Contestant Gabrielle Neilan Battles Cancer: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    Despite her battle with Thyroid cancer, Gabrielle Neilan is determined to achieve her pageant dreams and will let nothing stand in her way.

    June 15, 2013
  13. Porn Star ‘Mr. Marcus’ Jailed for Spreading Syphilis: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    Maybe he’s just method acting for Naughty Inmates 9?

    June 5, 2013
  14. SARS-Like Virus is ‘Threat to the World’: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    With 27 dead and up to 49 infected, the WHO is worried about the future of the MERS SARS-like coronoa virus that is spreading in the Middle East and Europe.

    May 29, 2013
  15. Female Viagra May Be Ready for Market by 2016

    Watch out, ladies; not being in the mood may no longer be as easy as an excuse for holding out from your eager man.

    May 28, 2013