WVU Opens New Research Facility to Extract Valuable Rare Earths From Acid Mine Drainage
West Virginia University researchers are opening a new facility to capture valuable materials from a novel source - acid mine drainage from coal...
Nurse reunites with girl she saved from nearly drowning at apartment complex pool
The off-duty nurse who saved an 8-year-old from nearly drowning at their apartment complex’s pool last month was recently reunited with the young...
Vermont woman reveals horrific wild parsnip burns in warning about dangerous plant
A Vermont woman who received the equivalent of second-degree chemical burns to her legs after falling into a wild parsnip plant is warning the...
Minnesota man, 26, receives his third heart
Jaren Winnings discovered in the fall that the heart he received at 8 years old was failing.
Researchers Solve Mystery of How ALL Enters the Central Nervous System
A research team led by Duke Cancer Institute scientists has found that this blood cancer infiltrates the central nervous system not by breaching...
Asian-Americans Face Barriers to Healthy Aging
Older Asian-American immigrants are healthier and happier if they are socially active, connected to their families and communities and are able to...
Novartis Will Not Raise Drug Prices This Year, Joining Pfizer
The move comes as drug companies scramble to show they are responding to criticism about their rising prices, including from President Trump.
Heart Failure May Be More Lethal in Women
Men tend to get heart failure more often than women do, but women are more likely to die from the disease.
Does eating beef jerky cause psychiatric symptoms?
Here's a strange bit of health news: A new study found that people with bipolar disorder who eat pepperoni, salami and other dry, cured meats might...
Service dog training program offers hope, rehab to inmates and soldiers
Rehabilitation can come in a multitude of ways, but for one Army soldier and an inmate, it comes on four legs in a golden-lab mix service dog named...
Teen gets sick, dies in front of 90 classmates at band practice
A 17-year-old girl became sick and died in front of about 90 of her fellow students at a Long Island high school on Monday night, a report said.
Cancer Patients May Experience Delayed Skin Effects of Anti-PD-1 Therapy
Cancer patients receiving anti-PD-1 therapies who develop lesions, eczema, psoriasis, or other forms of auto-immune diseases affecting the skin...