Military physicians who lost son, 4, to flu urge others to get vaccinated
Two Air Force physicians who lost their 4-year-old son to complications of the flu last Christmas Eve are hoping their #FluShotsforLeon campaign...
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Key terms you should know
“Mammogram.” “Triple-negative.” “Tumor stage.” Women may hear some -- or all -- of these words while speaking to their doctors about breast cancer.
Woman who suffered 6 miscarriages becomes mom after friend offers to be surrogate
The emotional moment a woman who suffered six miscarriages burst into tears after her best friend surrogate gave birth to her baby was caught in a...
Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Stages and survival rates
For patients with breast cancer, it’s important to know which stage of the disease they have.
Breast cancer symptoms to look out for
There are multiple breast cancer symptoms that women can look out for -- and speak to their doctors about if they’re spotted.
Breast cancer survivors share their advice
While going through treatment may seem daunting, two breast cancer patients who became good friends have spoken out about their experiences -- and...
Thousands of young US children get no vaccines: survey
A small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease, worrying health officials.
C-section births rise rapidly to over 20 percent worldwide
Rates of caesarean section births almost doubled between 2000 and 2015 – from 12 to 21 percent worldwide - new research has found, with the...
Tennessee woman warns pet owners of dangerous ingredient in chewing gum after dog dies
A dog in Tennessee died from xylitol poisoning over the weekend, which he likely contracted after eating a piece of chewing gum.
NYC residents can choose gender-neutral ‘X’ option on birth certificates, new law says
A bill signed into law this week affords New York City residents the opportunity to change the gender on their birth certificate to a third,...
Bride claims brain infection wiped memory, changed personality
A brilliant marine biologist has told how she woke up an "entirely different person" with no memory of her previous life because of a rare...
Judge denies request to extend order to keep Texas girl, 9, on life support
A Texas girl will likely be removed from life support on Monday after a judge denied her family’s request to extend a temporary court order that...