By Peter Sergo | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 11:51
With 1.5 million people predicted to take part in Tough Mudder races next year, medical experts are warning participants and local hospitals about the health consequences.
By Ashik Siddique | Tue, 05/21/2013 - 00:06
The devastating tornado in Moore, Oklahoma incapacitated the Moore Medical Center outside Oklahoma City, forcing it to evacuate patients and redirect victims of the massive damage to other health centers.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Fri, 05/10/2013 - 11:06
Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City has not released the name of a surgeon who was relieved of his duties Thursday after removing the wrong kidney from a patient.
By Amber Moore | Mon, 12/10/2012 - 14:48
A surgeon at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center reportedly infected five patients during valve replacement surgeries.
By Christine Hsu | Fri, 12/07/2012 - 14:28
A woman is suffering "emotional distress" after her newborn son was mistakenly given to the wrong mother, who breastfed the infant before hospital staff discovered the mix-up.
By Christine Hsu | Mon, 09/24/2012 - 16:54
An unidentified man from New Zealand checked into the hospital with a rather embarrassing problem: he needed doctors to extract an asparagus-sized eel from his bottom.
By Christine Hsu | Fri, 09/21/2012 - 19:35
A new analysis on shootings over the past decade reveals that while 1.7 million people are victims of violent crime at the workplace in the United States, hospital shootings are rare events that are very hard to predict.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 09/21/2012 - 10:24
A new study shows that incidences of death after surgery in European countries, especially the UK, are higher than previous estimates.