CT scans could help gauge heart attack risk

Researchers aim to identify vulnerable patients before damage becomes irreversible.

July 18, 2017 0

FDA widens access to ‘cooling cap’ to stop hair loss in cancer patients

Treatment now approved for patients receiving chemotherapy for solid tumors.

July 16, 2017 2
PATIENT STORY

Bringing out the inner beauty

Amid the exhausting battles, cancer patients enjoy a welcome pause to find transformation and courage in henna tattoo crowns.

July 10, 2017 1

Got the latest baby gadget? Follow the rules

A child safety expert says it's critical to respect the guidelines.

July 9, 2017 0

Bye-bye flu shot, hello patch?

Early results appear promising for dissolvable microneedle vaccine.

July 8, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

No shrinking violet

Violet Rohrer will do what it takes to fight peritoneal cancer, including clinical trials of promising new drugs.

July 5, 2017 6
PATIENT STORY

‘A year later—and here I am’

Nick Paradiso blamed allergies for his breathing troubles. A quick trip to the ER revealed something more concerning.

June 30, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘The most perfect little guy’

Sweet and smiley Camden Cardona has a rare genetic disease―tuberous sclerosis―and a team of experts to help him.

June 26, 2017 4

There’s hope in the fight

A pediatric gastroenterologist offers 4 top tips to help your youngster in the battle against inflammatory bowel disease.

June 22, 2017 0

New insulin pump shows big promise

MinMed 670G system requires minimal user interaction.

June 18, 2017 2
PATIENT STORY

A girl, a horse and a horrible disease

Battling kidney disease since toddlerhood, Lyndi Hollinger dreams of a normal life. She finds it when she's on Sammy's back.

June 16, 2017 0

Study: ‘Phantom’ phone vibrations affect 9 in 10

Constantly checking your phone can heighten stress and lower productivity—especially if you're a young person.

June 15, 2017 0