Posted on: 19 November 2017 | 1:48 pm
There was a lot I didn't know about pregnancy and childbirth before I went through it myself.
Posted on: 18 November 2017 | 9:41 pm
If you've never had a random stranger try to touch your hair without permission, you're lucky. You're also probably not a black woman.
Posted on: 18 November 2017 | 6:11 pm
Officer Brian Laas remembers the scene with vivid clarity -- it was earlier this fall, and he, along with his four-legged partner Rudy, had been called to a home in suburban Denver with a warrant for the arrest of one person who lived there.
Posted on: 17 November 2017 | 4:52 pm
Dog owners may be at a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease and death, according to a new study released by Scientific Reports, a Swedish Publication.
Posted on: 17 November 2017 | 4:51 pm
New Orleans resident Rosezina Jefferson went into labor during Hurricane Katrina -- so she leaped out a window to get help. She had contractions while she swam.
Posted on: 17 November 2017 | 1:42 pm
Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson said Friday that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. A neurological disorder with no cure, Parkinson's can cause tremors, stiffness and difficulty balancing, walking and coordinating movement.
Posted on: 17 November 2017 | 12:29 pm
The president of the American Heart Association, Dr. John Warner, had a minor heart attack Monday during the organization's scientific conference taking place in Anaheim, California, according to a press release.
Posted on: 17 November 2017 | 7:27 am
Each fall, as leaves turn golden and the crisp autumn air carries the scent of pine, Catherine Franssen waits for her husband to bring home the latest pumpkin spice-flavored concoction he has discovered at the grocery store.
Posted on: 16 November 2017 | 9:27 am
A man may soon be forever free of the previously incurable disease he was born with 44 years ago. On Monday, in a medical first, Brian Madeux received an experimental in-body gene-editing treatment intended to cure him of Mucopolysaccharidoses II, known as MPS II or Hunter syndrome, a rare disorder that causes progressive damage to the body's cells.
Posted on: 16 November 2017 | 8:57 am
Codeine prescriptions for children who have had their tonsils and adenoids removed have decreased since the Food and Drug Administration began requiring a black box warning on the products four years ago, according to a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics. However, some children continue to be prescribed codeine, and other opioid prescriptions for children have continued to rise since then.
Posted on: 16 November 2017 | 1:33 am