Patient Story

No longer missing out

Hybrid cochlear implant uses 'best-of-both-worlds' technology to restore grandfather's hearing.

Browner waters, more disease?

Scientists warn that climate change could carry significant health implications.

Patient Story

A reservoir of healing

With the gentle touch of an artist, RaNae Couture helps patients harness the power of creativity on the path to recovery.

Patient Story

'She was given to us for a reason'

One family shares their journey of getting their daughter back to eating and drinking with help from the Intensive Feeding Program.

Ovarian cancer's origin studied

Findings may lead to better tests that could catch the disease earlier.

Patient Story

'We're grateful for the gift of life'

Scott Kovacs' heart beat a path toward almost certain death. With a new heart, he's now running toward his future.

Tech sabotages teens' sleep

Avoid becoming a zombie by leaving smartphones outside the bedroom, and establishing limits of use.

In sickness and in health

The quality of your marriage could steer the quality of your own health—especially if you're a guy, a new study suggests.

Salve for an ailing heart: Tai chi

The simple, pain-free movements in this Chinese tradition may be exactly what heart attack survivors need to reclaim their health.

A victim of tragedy: Your heart

For women especially, multiple traumatic experiences are apt to cause health problems that can lead to heart disease.

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.

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.