The largest-ever brain imaging study on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has led scientists to say …
ADHD
Kathy Watson was anxious about her health coverage even before she woke up gasping for breath last month …
Watson
LONDON --Frances Rodgers used to get winded just walking up a short flight of stairs. “I’d stop, take a few …
heart failure
"If women smoke like men, they die like men." -- Majid Ezzati, MD, of Imperial College London, explaining gender trends for life expectancy. "We need to up our game and handle those …
Alpha Centauri or Die!
WASHINGTON ― The Montana Senate has passed a bill that would effectively ban abortions at 24 weeks, even if the mother’s life is in danger, by requiring doctors to try to deliver the fetus alive. …
Montana
ATLANTA -- Progress continues on a Zika vaccine, with a possibility that one could be available under emergency use authorization before the end of next year, said CDC researchers at the …
Vaccine Possible
Sometimes, doctors just don't have the answers. Surgeon Kevin Jones says having the humility to acknowledge this leads to better medicine. Kevin Jones a professor at the University of Utah …
Kevin Jones
For 63-year-old Lynn Kaufman, the battle against migraines consumed her life. Since she was 12-years-old, she'd experienced paralyzing pain three to four times a week — each year worse …
migraine attack
Stanley Cup Champion Shawn McEachern, who played in the NHL for 14 years, has pledged to donate his brain to chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) research. McEachern is pictured …
Ice Hockey
Asked about his health issues, Anthony Tramonte of New Castle, Del., says, “Do you have about an hour?” It's no wonder: The retired postal worker, 72, is on dialysis, has diabetes, heart …
patients
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the expanded use of the Vidas Brahms procalcitonin (PCT) test to help clinicians determine whether antibiotic treatment should be …
PCT
The number of deadly heroin overdoses in the United States more than quadrupled from 2010 to 2015, a federal agency said on Friday, as the price of the drug dropped and its potency …
Deadly Heroin
There’s nothing better than sleeping in, right? But sleeping for too long might be signaling something serious about your brain health, researchers from Boston University School of …
Signal
Initially, Clint Perry wanted to make a vending machine for bumblebees. He wanted to understand how they solve problems. Perry, a cognitive biologist at Queen Mary University of London, is …
Bumblebee Learn