Two eight-year-old twin boys suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by lighting while camping in their backyard.
A Minnesota dog received emergency surgery after he ate 16 rocks that weighed almost two pounds.
Researchers found that women who underwent emergency C-sections have a 12 percent higher risk of stillbirths in their next pregnancy.
The 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that two-pill variants of the morning after pill can be sold over the counter while the government appeal is pending.
Avoiding emergency medical services harms patients' chances at receiving prompt medical care.
Here's a warning for soon-to-be fathers who insist on witnessing the birth of their children: there's a chance you'll end up getting diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder.
A new mom from Georgia got the fright of her life when her precious 12-week-old baby boy suddenly stopped breathing. Luckily, two young boys were playing across the street from her and knew CPR.
After a recent report by researchers from Belgium about the usefulness of trained dogs in helping people with excessive daytime sleepiness, there is more evidence to the fact that a dog is a man's best friend. According to a report in Mail Online, Paul McKenzie, 47, who recently slipped into diabetic coma, was saved- thanks to his dog Millie, who was trained to press the panic button. Although Millie was trained to press the panic button only when McKenzie shouted out "alarm," while slipping to coma, he was in no condition to do so.
Most of us know what to do in an emergency. But how do many of us exactly remember the right technique of doing things? A new UCLA psychology study suggests that in most cases, people do not recollect things they may have seen or at least walked by hundreds of times. The researchers, for this study, asked 54 people who worked in the same building, if they remembered where the fire extinguishers were available nearest to their office.