Headlines
Government Shutdown Baby Boom: Real or Coincidence?
D.C. area hospitals see a spike in births.
6 Ways to Get a Flat Belly Fast
Beat the bloat before you slip into a bikini this weekend.
Girl Mauled by Raccoon Gets Man-Made Ear
Charlotte Ponce says she's looking forward to wearing earrings.
Man Documents 'Bucket List' with Leg Before Amputation
Joe Pleban knew his leg had to go, so it went out in style.
CDC Safety Lapses Shut Labs, Stop Shipments
CDC shuts 2 labs, stops shipping highly dangerous germs after anthrax, bird flu lapses
Organ Donation Comes Full Circle as Family Pays It Forward
The mother of man who received pancreas transplant repays favor 10 years later.
Women in Red Are Seen as Sexual Threats, Study Finds
University of Rochester researchers say wearing red exudes sexual openness.
Girl 'Cured' of HIV at Birth Now Has Virus
The unnamed girl, dubbed the "Mississippi baby," raised hopes for a cure.
Boy With Brain Cancer Becomes Sheriff Deputy
Wyatt Schmaltz is being treated for stage 4 neuroblastoma.
Spiderman Swings Into Action at Children’s Hospital
Dallas pediatric cancer patients get a surprise visit from superhero.
Compounding Pharmacy Oversight Changes Signed
Governor OKs changes to compounding pharmacy rules in Massachusetts, origin of tainted drugs
Doctors Urge End of 'Black Box' Warning on Antidepressants
Suicide attempts are up by 33 percent, according to new study.
3 Tips From Woman Behind ‘The Badass Breastfeeder’ Blog
Abby Theuring shares tips from her experience as "The Badass Breastfeeder."
Dad Delivers Early Bundle of Joy Along Busy Highway
Delaware couple were en route to birthing center.
Can World Cup Heartbreak Affect Your Health?
Experts say Brazil fans should be careful after devastating loss.
Vials of Smallpox Virus Found in Unapproved Maryland Lab
Hidden samples of the deadly virus raise serious security questions.
Nurse Fired Over 'Man vs 6 Train' Instagram Post
Katie Duke's story spotlights the hazards of social media in hospitals.
Man's Ravaging Lyme Disease Eludes Doctors for a Year
Music professor says CDC test failed to pick up his disabling Lyme disease.
5 Signs You Should Be Eating More Protein
Your body might be telling you to up your intake.
8 Healthy Foods That Could Wreck Your Diet
Sure, these foods are healthy, but you can still eat too much.
6 Surprising Foods That Can Be Terrible for Teeth
Don't let these healthy bites damage your pearly whites.
5 Ways to Stop Overeating
Try these tips to stop snacking and feel full.
Blogs
Having Heart Surgery Is Like Flying, NY Med Doc Says
By Michael Argenziano, M.D. I’m a cardiac surgeon. I’m lots of other things, of course–a husband, father, and Little League...
Are Airplane Seats a Ticket to Infection?
New study found some bacteria can survive for up to a week inside a plane.
Find Out What 'Thinfluences' Your Weight
And how to counteract those "thinfluences."
Videos
Oldest Case of Down Syndrome Unearthed in Medieval Skeleton
The 1,500-year-old skeleton found in France sheds light on how ancient civilizations viewed genetic disorders, according to a...
Nurse Fired Over 'Man vs 6 Train' Instagram Post
Katie Duke was fired from a New York City hospital for posting a photo of a messy trauma room to Instagram.