It’s not unusual for a surgeon to save another doctor’s life. Dr. Colleen Coleman did so by going under the knife to help an ailing colleague who desperately needed a kidney.
Ryan Wagner's Facebook page saved his son's life. It help him and his family find the perfect donors for their son Miles.
James McAvoy met cancer patient Kelly during his visit in London. He made a heart-warming gesture that will help Kelly get to New York for treatment.
The American Red Cross provides about 40 percent of the nation's blood supply. Now, it issued an emergency call for blood donations amid shortage over the winter.
Philanthropist Paul Allen announced that he would be donating $2 million in grants to help fight the Zika virus.
American Red Cross announces emergency after its blood and platelet reserves dry up as a result of severe winter condition.
Homosexual and bisexual men living in France will be able to donate blood starting next spring.
According to the U.S. Health and Human Services' Advisory Committee on Blood and Tissue Safety and Availability, gay men should be allowed to donate blood if they have abstained from sex for at least a year.
A new study is reporting that heart surgery patients who were given newly donated blood had fewer complications in comparison to patients who were given older blood.
The mother of 16-year-old, Alexander "AJ" Betts Jr., who died from attempted suicide, was shocked to find out that her son's eyes were ineligible for donation because of his sexual orientation.
A new study found that physicians are more likely than people from the general public to be registered organ donors.
Biogen Idec Inc. and partner, Sobi will donate one billion international units of clotting factor drugs to developing nations over the next 10 years.
Halloween buy back programs where children are offered prizes or money for their unopened candy will start soon throughout the nation.
Researchers reported that giving is caused by the brain's pleasure center.
A good night's sleep is essential for a person's health, but it might do more than that. According to a recent research, it is linked to a person's well-being, their feeling of gratitude and giving.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.