When Dr. Koji Ebersole laid eyes on the boy whose face was impaled on a 10-inch knife, the neurosurgeon thought, "here we go again."
Posted on: 18 June 2019 | 12:18 am
For many female students when they get their period, this is the reality: Lacking access to a pad or a tampon, they go home.
Posted on: 17 June 2019 | 6:17 pm
Climate change may lead to unlikely illnesses in unexpected places, new research suggests: In the past two years, five cases of Vibrio vulnificus, a flesh-eating bacterial infection spread by handling or eating contaminated seafood, have been tied to Delaware Bay, where water temperatures have been on the rise in recent years, according to a study.
Posted on: 17 June 2019 | 5:00 pm
The brand recalled its Lightly Salted Barbecue Flavored Potato Chips in 24 states because they may contain a milk allergen.
Posted on: 17 June 2019 | 3:55 pm
Patients who receive a diagnosis of coronary heart disease are at higher risk for cognitive decline later on, a new study shows.
Posted on: 17 June 2019 | 3:46 pm
Your social media could reveal a lot more about you than you think.
Posted on: 17 June 2019 | 2:01 pm
Cosmetic products such as perfume, nail polish and shampoo help us feel and look good. But in the wrong hands -- especially those of the very young -- these products can be harmful, or even deadly. More than 64,000 kids younger than 5 years old had a cosmetic-related injury between 2002 and 2016, according to estimates in a study published Monday in the journal Clinical Pediatrics.
Posted on: 17 June 2019 | 12:35 pm
It's the second flour recall for possible E. coli contamination in as many weeks.
Posted on: 17 June 2019 | 7:14 am
A Texas company is recalling more than 246,000 pounds of frozen breakfast wraps sold nationwide over fears the bacon may be contaminated with extraneous materials, especially small rocks.
Posted on: 16 June 2019 | 6:19 am
The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo does not constitute a public health emergency of international concern, the World Health Organization said Friday.
Posted on: 14 June 2019 | 2:41 pm
A young girl from Connecticut turned her time spent in the hospital into a chance to help ease the fear of many other young patients.
Posted on: 14 June 2019 | 10:15 am
For heterosexual couples who want to have children, surrogacy is often one of the last options they consider, following time-consuming and emotionally and physically exhausting consultations with a fertility specialist. But for gay couples who want kids, surrogacy is one of only two options (the other being adoption). It is a lengthy and expensive process, and because of differing laws from state to state, it can be an even more complicated process for same-sex prospective parents.
Posted on: 14 June 2019 | 9:47 am
A Scottish nurse who fought off Ebola has given birth to twins, telling those who have suffered that "there is a future" after the disease.
Posted on: 14 June 2019 | 9:17 am
Whether piloting a plane or blasting off into outer space, the sky isn't the limit for the Go Go Brothers.
Posted on: 14 June 2019 | 4:20 am