Zika Virus Continues To Replicate In Newborns' Brains, Study Finds

(Reuters) - U.S. researchers have found evidence of the Zika virus replicating in fetal brains for up to seven months after the mother...

The Oldest American Adele Dunlap Is Still Lying About Her Age

Adele Dunlap is at it again. The oldest American turned 114 years old this week, but she’s sticking with 105.  The New Jersey native...

Joe Biden Enlists Jon Stewart And 9/11 Heroes For His Cancer...

WASHINGTON ― Vice President Joe Biden turned to Jon Stewart and 9/11 responders Tuesday, enlisting the aid of the people who forced Congress...

Fractures and Bone Remodeling in Children

Children have a unique ability for healing fractures and remodeling deformities (Figure 1). Although, the physician usually strives to achieve good reduction of...

Incredible Study Shows Cuddling Preemies Helps Them For Decades

Advances in neonatal technology have fundamentally changed doctors’ ability to help preterm infants, and yet one of the most effective interventions is still...

Dear Press, Stop Calling Them 'Heartbeat' Bills And Call Them 'Fetal...

The fetal pole is between the two markers and is a thickening at the end of the yolk sac (the yolk sac is...

More Than 1 In 4 Medical Students Are Depressed, Analysis Finds

F.I., 31, is in her final year at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. She’s studying to be an emergency...

5 Things That Are Utterly Ridiculous For Medicare Not To Cover

AlexRaths via Getty Images   Hearing loss is among the single most-isolating things that can happen to a person. And it is absolutely age-related. Nearly...

Universal Health Coverage: an affordable goal for all

The following commentary was authored jointly by Dr Margaret Chan and Dr Gro Harlem Brundtland, Deputy Chair of The Elders and a former...