By Susan Scutti | Tue, 09/02/2014 - 17:08
Cancer patients with a poor quality of life were three times more likely to face serious postoperative complications than those with a good quality of life.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 09/02/2014 - 14:51
A man born with an “upside-down head” defied doctors’ grim prognosis, becoming an accountant and motivational speaker.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 08/30/2014 - 13:30
Suffering from a skin disorder didn’t stop Melanie Gaydos from pursuing her dream to be a high fashion model.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 20:00
A new study found men who performed manual labor had lower total cholesterol levels than men in other occupations, while women overall had higher cholesterol than men.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 18:30
Multiple sclerosis symptoms can worsen with a diet high in salt due to an autoimmune response.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 17:36
Wheel-chair bound Alice Vaticano, 85, was abandoned by a skycap, who failed to roll the diabetic woman to the appropriate passenger gate at Newark Liberty International Airport.
By Dana Dovey | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 17:28
Yale researchers used an fMRI scan to look inside the brains of individuals with dyslexia and found disrupted brain connections to be responsible for many of their reading problems.
By Dana Dovey | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 13:31
Residents in certain areas of Louisiana are being urged to avoid getting water up their noses after a dangerous brain-eating amoeba was detected in some water supplies.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 13:09
Three-quarters of cancer patients with major depression do not receive treatment. However, a new treatment program effectively reduced depression while improving quality of life.
By Samantha Olson | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 13:05
Mites are crawling about your skin as you sleep, and there's nothing you can do about it.
By Stephanie Castillo | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:18
Military and non-military personnel should know stress following traumatic events can be triggered anywhere, anytime.
By Samantha Olson | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:12
Hearing loss can change your social and professional life, emphasizing the importance of protection.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:05
A Chinese teen with congenital scoliosis will undergo corrective surgery on three extra vertebrae for his “giraffe” neck.