NASA is working on experiments to help aid with vision loss and wound healing aboard the International Space Station.
A 36-year-old California man who was admitted to the intensive care unit with chronic heart failure was coughing so severely that he hacked up a piece of his lung.
A simple blood test has been developed that can diagnose cancer in just 10 minutes.
Brazilian doctors are reporting the world’s first baby born to a woman with a uterus transplanted from a deceased donor.
Research that will be presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference in Orlando, Fla., next week stated that thousands of children are burned each year from microwaveable soups and noodles.
A giant inflatable colon that was stolen from the University of Kansas Cancer Center nearly two weeks ago has been found, police said.
The 10-foot long fake colon is worth $4,000 and was stored in a plastic bin and taken from the bed of a parked pickup truck in a Kansas City neighborhood. It was in the city for a Saturday walk/run event.
People seeking dubious, potentially harmful treatment for cancer and other ailments raised nearly $7 million over two years from crowdfunding sites, a study found.
A brain-eating amoeba that killed a New Jersey man last month most likely came from a visit to a Texas water resort, health officials said.
When an 18-year-old man in India went to the emergency room for intestinal problems, doctors ordered a computed tomography (CT) scan to get a clear look at the issue.