The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned against implantable cardiac devices, which have been found to be susceptible to online hacking.
The FDA has recommended Bayer AG to include a black box warning and to conduct a post-market safety study for its contraceptive product, Essure.
The squishiness of a fertilized egg can determine whether or not single-egg in vitro fertilization would be successful, a new study reported.
More women living in the United States are choosing long-acting birth control (LARC), a new federal report concluded.
Carmat, a French company, announced that it has fitted a second patient with its artificial heart.
The most widely used antidepressants can increase the risk of dental implant failure, according to new research.
A brain chip implant helped restore muscle movement in a paralyzed man, researchers report.
A team from Stanford University created a small pacemaker that can be charged wirelessly.
Researchers from Tel Aviv University in Israel have devised a method that may be able to repair nerve damage.
For many people, the unpredictable seizures can be managed by taking continuous medication, but as many as 40 percent of people with epilepsy find that medication is unable to prevent their seizures.
The patient, a man named Brian Hogg, was born with Treacher Collins syndrome.
These days, actual science seems to be catching up with science fiction.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.