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When Not To Quit: Man Revived After 96 Minutes

Last January a Minnesota man’s heart stopped beating for an amazing 96 minutes. Emergency room doctors thought he was dead. […]

HIV In The Middle East And North Africa: Hidden ‘Behind A Veil’?

HIV epidemics are emerging among men who have sex with men in the Middle East and North Africa, researchers say. […]

To Avoid Brain-Eating Amoebas, Hold Your Nose

Brain-eating amoebas have killed three people so far this summer. The victims include a 9-year-old Virginia boy and a 16-year-old […]

Buzz Kill: Marijuana Genome Sequenced For Health, Not Highs

Stoners and scientists alike may be stoked to learn that a startup biotech company has completed the DNA sequence of […]

High Schools Try to Keep Athletes Cool

Everyone has to deal with the heat, including high school athletes.

Goodbye, Mystery Meat? School Lunches Get More Healthful

Kids may claim that Tater Tots are the only edible food in the school cafeteria, but in reality, school lunches […]

Skin Cancer Drug Gets Quick Approval

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug to treat advanced melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. […]

Is Malaria Control Failing? Resurgence In Africa Suggests It May Be

New cases of malaria plummeted by 13-fold in the village of Dielmo, in the central highlands of Senegal, after residents […]

Benefits For Severely Disabled Children Scrutinized

To those who believe the federal Supplemental Security Income program for severely disabled children is a lifesaver and not a […]

For Love Or Insurance? Rabbi Seeks Young Wife To Lower Health Costs

When Rabbi Craig Ezring’s annual health insurance costs soared 38 percent this year to a whopping $18,636, he did more […]

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