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Boy recovering well after five-organ transplant

Jay Crouch has two new kidneys, a liver, pancreas and small bowel and is learning how to eat. ...

New Systane Complete treats all types of dry eye

Alcon announced the launch of Systane Complete, a new formula designed as a first-line treatment ...

Not enough sleep linked to obesity risk in kids

results of a new study have found. UK researchers analysed 42 studies involving over 75,000 children and ...

VIDEO: Maximizing medical therapy critical to successfully managing obesity

Metabolic Research at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York told Healio Family Medicine. Current obesity ...

How to use food as medicine to prevent, reverse chronic diseases

medicine at New York University School of Medicine, said during her presentation. These conditions include ...

Giant Cell Arteritis: Overcoming the Limitations of Conventional Agents With Biologic Therapy

immunopathologic features of GCA, current therapeutic options, as well as data for new ...

Turning to Marijuana for a Runners’ High and More

Some runners use marijuana to provide a mental or physical boost. ...

Hans Asperger Aided Nazi Child Euthanasia, Study Says

disabled children, a new report says. ...

Corneal biomechanics explain variability in results with different tonometers

A study comparing different methods to measure intraocular pressure in healthy eyes provided new ...

The Surgeon Who Experimented on Slaves

University of New York, in her book, Medical Bondage, because he had access to bodies—first enslaved women in ...

Why a Statue of the 'Father of Gynecology' Had to Come Down

excruciating repetition of trial and error. “His first operation, on a female slave, was unsuccessful,” The New ...

Nuts May Be Good for the Heart, but Are Hardly a Miracle Food

Eating nuts was tied to a lower risk for atrial fibrillation, but may not lower the risk of heart attacks or strokes. ...

Personal Health: Weighing the Pros and Cons of Statins

Statins are often given to healthy people to prevent a potentially devastating problem, so some patients object to taking them. ...

IDSA releases new survey data on physician compensation

New survey data on compensation for ID experts further underscores the need to improve salaries, ...

Low food security increases risk for advanced fibrosis

by Russell Rosenblatt, MD, from the New York Presbyterian Hospital, food insecurity is the state of ...

The Human Body Is Too Complex for Easy Fixes

intelligence to speed up the scientific process. Its machines search for microbes that produce specific ...

The Twice-Transplanted Kidney

a transplant, the new kidney usually goes into the pelvis attached to the iliac blood vessels that supply the ...

Unhealthy foods, nonalcoholic beverages frequently promoted in sports

department of population health in the School of Medicine and the College of Global Public Health at New York ...

Visit CCP at the SBCC Summit in Nusa Dua, Indonesia

their data in new and interesting ways. He Said/She Said: Leveraging Couple Communications Tuesday, ...

Why My Grandmother Carried a Plastic Brain in Her Purse

new technology known as CLARITY (Clear Lipid-exchanged Anatomically Rigid ...