PATIENT STORY

‘It looks and feels like a normal bra’

Breast cancer survivors who suffer from cold breasts after reconstruction surgery may soon have a new solution—the thermal bra.

October 16, 2017 9

Study: Tenfold growth in childhood obesity

Even as that crisis looms in countries across the globe, South Asia and others face the unique problem of underweight youth.

October 16, 2017 0

Walk your way to longevity

You don't have to dive headlong into the latest fitness fad to get into shape—just step out for a simple stroll.

October 9, 2017 0

Got a cold or trying to avoid one?

Zinc and vitamin C might offer relief (and maybe prevention), but you're better off focusing on a balanced diet.

October 7, 2017 2

Raise a glass to health—on occasion

Research paints a complex picture of the subtle benefits of wine and beer consumption, but this much is certain: Don't overdo it.

October 7, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Persevering with hope’

With two bone marrow transplants behind her, 9-year-old Lily Goodwin fights for her future.

September 22, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

Reaching for recovery

After complex heart problems and several surgeries, little Graylyn Karaus is stretching, reaching and working toward walking.

September 18, 2017 3

Evolution not over for humans

Study finds natural selection still happening, with gene variants linked to Alzheimer's, smoking fading.

September 16, 2017 0

Could the Zika virus help battle a deadly brain cancer?

Research is early, but appears promising.

September 15, 2017 0

Many U.S. women unaware of fibroid treatments

The bottom line? Hysterectomy isn't the only choice.

September 9, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Wonder’ kid gets a new jaw

A 16-year-old boy has a new look and better function following pioneering facial reconstruction surgery.

September 6, 2017 13

Undiagnosed heart condition ‘AFib’ may be common

Continuous long-term monitoring led to diagnosis in 1 out of 3 high-risk adults.

September 4, 2017 1