A team-based, cross-disciplinary approach to cancer research is upending tradition and delivering results faster
Group-think is that latest trend in cancer research. This week’s cover story, available to subscribers, explains why such team efforts are becoming a necessity, and why it hasn’t always been this way.
The list of adverse health effects from BPA exposure continues to grow.
How outrageous pricing and egregious profits are destroying our health care
To lower healthcare costs, it helps for doctors to know what medical services and supplies cost
A first-year medical student encounters her first cadaver: in dissection class.
Will destroying parts of the brain’s pleasure center help addicts to recover?
A new study records for the first time what happens to brain cells when patients go under.
When an 18-year-old British reveler was rushed to the hospital after ingesting a cocktail prepared with liquid nitrogen, questions arose about the safety of using the chemical in the kitchen
On Tuesday, the FDA granted approval for a first ever human trial of cellular transplant to cure paralysis
Last week, the Sher Fertility Institute selected three couples out of 45 who had submitted personal, emotionally wrenching videos in order to win a free IVF cycle. For one judge, choosing her favorites felt like “playing God”
Studies suggest that liposuction causes a rebound in fat gain, but not necessarily back to the areas where you lost it.
Smokers are more likely to need repeat surgeries for hip and knee replacements.