Cold And Flu News
16-Year-Old Becomes Fourth Known Person to Survive Brain Amoeba in 50 Years
Sebastian DeLeon was taken to Florida Children's Hospital in Orlando, Florida, with a severe headache on Aug. 7.
Achoo! See the Anatomy of a Sneeze
Just in time for cold and flu season, MIT researchers are showing you exactly what a sneeze looks like in slow motion. Lydia Bourouiba, of the MIT Fluid Dynamics of Disease Transmission Laboratory, managed to film a real live sneeze at 1,000 frames per second. Published in the New England Journal
Common Meds Olympic Athletes Must Forego to Avoid Testing Positive for Doping
Olympic athletes may spend years planning, training and preparing for that elusive chance at winning a gold medal, but they can risk losing it all by taking something as seemingly innocuous as a common cold medication on the day of the competition. In fact, common drugs, including some flu
New Shipwreck Discovery Reveals 340-Year-Old Tin Can of Cheese
The smelly substance is the latest treasure to be recovered from the sunken Swedish vessel "Kronan."
'10% Happier': Richie Davidson
Neuroscientist and founder of the Center for Healthy Minds talks with ABC News' Dan Harris about his research and relationship with the Dalai Lama.
7 Things to Know Before You Donate Blood
The summer’s no vacation for blood banks, and this one has been especially hard: Just after the fourth of July, the American Red Cross issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donations. This time of year, “blood donors are typically out of town and unable to give," explains Justin Kreuter,
Byrd uses relationship with the Diamondbacks to bring awareness to SMA
IT WAS Star Wars night a couple of months ago at Chase Field in Phoenix, and Chris Byrd went a little overboard. He dressed his kids up in elaborate costumes and fashioned their wheelchairs into a sandcrawler and a command shuttle. The wheelchairs took about 20 hours to decorate, and the question
Predictions: Tate vs. Nunes and the rest of the UFC 200 card
No Jon Jones ? Anderson Silva fighting Daniel Cormier two months after surgically removing his gall bladder? Miesha Tate in the main event? Who are you UFC 200? The UFC has rolled with the punches this week in Las Vegas -- namely, a potential anti-doping violation by Jones, which removed him from
Feeling the Burn: Eating the World’s Hottest Pepper
If you’re going to eat the world’s hottest pepper, take my advice: Don’t think about what happens next. “It is nothing but pain,” said Ed Currie (his real name), president of the Puckerbutt Pepper Company (his company’s real name) and creator of the record-setting Carolina Reaper pepper. “I gave it
'After The View': June 7, 2016
The co-hosts discuss what caused Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris split and Raven-Symone shares her coming out story on "After The View."