A young boy in Ohio defied to odds to overcome an extremely rare and aggressive cancer.
Travelers at Chicago Midway Airport late last week may have been exposed to measles, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) said in a warning Thursday.
Ã¢â‚¬ËœDancing with the StarsÃ¢â‚¬ judge Carrie Ann Inaba, 51, is opening up about her health struggles with iron deficiency anemia (IDA), a condition that left her struggling with fatigue and anxiety. She sits down with Fox NewsÃ¢â‚¬ Dr. Manny Alvarez to talk about her personal story with IDA and how sheÃ¢â‚¬s adjusting to her new role as a co-host on CBSÃ¢â‚¬s Ã¢â‚¬ËœThe Talk.Ã¢â‚¬
Health officials say further research has not found a miscarriage risk for women who get annual flu shots.
Peek into any U.S. hospital’s baby ICU, and you’ll see sick and premature newborns covered in wired monitors that tear at fragile skin and make it hard for parents to cuddle their kids.
A woman with buttock implants was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer that, until now, has largely been linked to breast implants, according to a new report of the woman’s case.
(University of Tasmania) A new IMAS and CSIRO collaborative study has found that balloons are the highest-risk plastic debris item for seabirds — 32 times more likely to kill than ingesting hard plastics.Researchers from IMAS, CSIRO and ACE CRC looked at the cause of death of 1733 seabirds from 51 species and found that one in three of the birds had ingested marine debris.
(University of Bonn) Almost all land plants employ an army of editors who correct errors in their genetic information. Researchers at the University of Bonn have now transferred parts of this machinery into a bacterium. Their results confirm a controversial thesis on the functioning of this widespread mechanism. They have now been published in the journal Communications Biology of the Nature Publishing Group.
(Massachusetts General Hospital) A meta-analysis of multiple studies into the genetic background of Tourette’s syndrome (TS) — a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by chronic involuntary motor and vocal tics — finds that variants in hundreds of genes, working in combination, contribute to the development of the syndrome and suggests that Tourette’s is part of a continuous spectrum of tic disorders, ranging from mild, sometimes transient tics to severe cases that can include psychiatric symptoms.
(American Thoracic Society) Critically ill patients are more likely to be successfully weaned from a mechanical ventilator, or breathing machine, if they have higher levels of wakefulness and both their right and left brains experience the same depth of sleep, according to new research published online in the American Thoracic Society’s American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.
(Princeton University, Engineering School) Demonstrating a new tool with a broad ability to reveal molecular causes and markers of diseases, a Princeton University-led team has found connections between four genes and a rare cancer affecting babies and young children.
Casino magnate and GOP donor Sheldon Adelson has cancer and has not been at his companyÃ¢â‚¬s offices in Las Vegas since around Christmas Day.