Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy is a new way used to treat a wide spectrum of conditions like acute or chronic wounds, infection, embolism, infertility and Alzheimer's disease.
Getting false-positive mammograms can be a sign of increased breast cancer risk, a new study found.
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.
According to a new study, researchers used a newly developed biomarker of aging and found that obesity speeds up aging in the liver.
Around 40 percent of patients undergoing a breast cancer surgery require additional operations because surgeons fail to remove all the cancerous tissue for the first time.
Researchers have developed algorithms to identify weak spots in tendons, muscles, and bones prone to tearing or breaking.
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.
Bioengineers from Tufts University have created a three-dimensional (3-D) model resembling a brain that can function for months in a laboratory setting.
A new study found that physicians are more likely than people from the general public to be registered organ donors.
A new report found that testicular cancer cases are rising in young Hispanic white Americans.
A new blood test can detect whether or not a heart transplant patient will reject the organ, Stanford University researchers reported.
A team of researchers has demonstrated the ability to use low-power light to trigger stem cells inside the body to regenerate tissues.
A new report found that 69 percent of healthy American adults have HPV.
Researchers have successfully created an organ-on-a-chip that reproduces the structure, functions and cellular make-up of bone marrow. The bone marrow is a complex tissue that up until now could only be studied intact in living animals.
A new study linked type 2 diabetes to brain degeneration.
Medicaid, America's most prominent health insurance program, is a boon for pregnant women, as well as women who are trying to conceive a child. It covers a plethora of reproductive healthcare services, including family planning and pregnancy-related care (prenatal services, childbirth, and postpartum services and care) without cost-sharing. Medicaid law strictly prohibits the states from charging co-payments, deductibles, or other such service charges.