Dr. Lawrence Weed, Pioneer in Recording Patient Data, Dies at 93
Dr. Weed created a system for organizing medical data that is used all over the world, and helped develop a computerized method for aiding...
Study Answers Why Ketamine Helps Depression, Offers Target for Safer Therapy
UT Southwestern Medical Center scientists have identified a key protein that helps trigger ketamine's rapid antidepressant effects in the brain, a...
Tick-borne diseases on the rise
Ticks and tick-borne illnesses are found all over the U.S., and you can use these maps provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Hummus recalled over possible listeria contamination
A Tennessee company has issued a voluntary recall for select hummus products sold nationwide and in Canada over concerns of possible listeria...
Barry Cadden: What to know about the ex-pharmacy exec tied to deadly meningitis outbreak
Barry Cadden, the co-founder of a now-defunct pharmaceutical company linked to a 2012 deadly meningitis outbreak, will be sentenced next week for...
Perceptions About Body Image Linked to Increased Alcohol, Tobacco Use for Teens
Virginia Ramseyer-Winter, assistant professor of social work, found negative body image is associated with increased tobacco and alcohol use, with...
Researchers Create a 'Rosetta Stone' to Decode Immune Recognition
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center have developed an algorithm that predicts T cell recognition of...
Stem Cells Try, But Fail, to Repair ACL Injuries
A discovery, described in a recent study by researchers at Beaumont Health, revealed ACL tears send a signal to stem cells throughout our body....
9-year-old's 911 call saves pregnant mom's life
A 9-year-old boy is being credited with saving his pregnant mom’s life after he calmly called 911 when he noticed she was making strange noises and...
Air Force says 135 patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis
As many as 135 patients who underwent a colonoscopy or endoscopy at an Air Force base in Qatar may have potentially been exposed to HIV or...
Dramatic spike in opioid-related ER visits, hospitalizations, report reveals
A startling report on the nation’s harrowing opioid epidemic revealed emergency room visits and hospitalizations across the country totaled 1.27...
Creating a Stylish World for Children With Autism
Wolf & Friends is a lush, inspirational platform of fashion and design for young children who have developmental issues.