There were countless medical breakthroughs in the '40s, but some of them caused more harm than good. That's what makes them an excellent subject for the trauma that haunts several characters in this season of "BoJack Horseman."
Long before CRISPR triggered fears of designer babies, his mouse with an ear on its back was an icon of the power of science.
This parasite, carried by a sandfly, kills tens of thousands pf people every year. Treatment exists, but the sickness can still disfigure and kill people.
Scientists say the glue could even be injected into the body to treat deeper injuries.
Americans are sicker, their lives shorter than any other advanced nation.
The 14-time major championship winner was arrested in May for driving while intoxicated.
As Trump cuts budgets for scientific research, China's soar.
Doctors educated outside the U.S. are essential for delivering care inside America.
A recent study found that women almost always refer to their colleagues with the formal title, but men introduced women as "doctor" less than half the time.
Bill promises big premium savings for employers and individuals. Plus 15 percent tax.
The House bill faces rough sledding in the Senate and the prognosis for sensible reform is bleak.
Republicans may love to grumble about big government, but most made their peace with entitlements long ago.
A group of psychologists say body-oriented therapies can heal the deepest layers of the brain—and they're hoping neuroscience will prove them right.
Copper has amazing medicinal properties, so why isn't it more popular in hospitals?
Maggots are nature's miniature medical device.
Even a pair of skinny jeans and hipster glasses won't make Obamacare appealing.
Big data verdicts are often as unjust as human judgments. But, worse than this, they are less accountable.
Anders Hamsten and Harriet Wallberg have both been asked to resign from the 50-member body.
From maggot therapy to bloodthirsty leeches, some of today's more experimental medical practices forget that fundamental edict about not harming patients.
Researchers said the findings might lead to pioneering new treatments.
The government has offered a financial incentive to get GPs to cut down on their prescribing.