Norovirus outbreak affects hundreds of Nevada students, teachers
A norovirus outbreak in 11 northern Nevada schools has sickened hundreds of young children and some teachers, officials said.
Beliefs: Finding Path to Inclusion Through Exclusion at an Oakland Meditation Center
Reaching minorities has become a goal for many yoga studios and Buddhist communities, and one meditation center’s sessions have grown more diverse...
Fair Game: Valeant’s High-Price Drug Strategy
Valeant, which has grown by acquiring rivals and slashing their staffs, has drawn the ire of a House panel, which is now considering a subpoena on...
Scaling Back: The Decline of ‘Big Soda’
The drop in soda consumption represents the single largest change in the American diet in the last decade.
Loud noise exposure linked to heart disease risk
People with long-term exposure to loud noise at work or in leisure activities may be at increased risk of heart disease, a U.S. study finds.
Incomplete transport policies, payment for risky births in US
U.S. states need better policies for transporting high-risk pregnant women and newborns to the specialized care they need - and then back to their...
Well: Think Like a Doctor: Dazed and Confused Solved
Readers solve the real-life case of a 27-year-old woman who had vomiting, weakness and confusion months after having weight loss surgery....
Wayne State Researchers Discover Evidence That Lead Exposure in Mothers Can Affect Future Generations
A team of researchers at Wayne State University have discovered that mothers with high levels of lead in their blood not only affect the fetal...
Preventing Cancer: Study Finds Dramatic Benefits of Weight-Loss Surgery
A study evaluating the effects of bariatric surgery on obese women most at risk for cancer has found that the weight-loss surgery slashed...
Natural cures for gout, cystic acne and toenail fungus
I spoke with my friend Chris Kilham, the Medicine Hunter and Fox News contributor, to learn what plant-based cures are available to treat these...
Illness outbreak affects 400 people in Nevada schools
An outbreak of gastrointestinal illness has sickened nearly 400 people at 10 Nevada public schools and several daycare centers.
Researchers Probe the Physical Forces Involved in Creating the Mitotic Spindle
Scientists have gained new insight into the formation of the spindle, which is the molecular machine that divides up genetic material prior to...