Study: Simple Temperature Checks And Question Screening Not Very Effective Catching COVID-19 SpreadersThe United States continues to set frightening COVID-19 records -- in new cases and hospitals near, at or over capacity across the country.
Nurse Furious Over Being Quarantined In New Jersey Over Ebola ConcernsA nurse who was forcibly quarantined at a hospital isolation unit in New Jersey after testing negative for Ebola has been released.
Dr. Max Gomez: New Study Questions The Effectiveness Of Epidural InjectionsResearchers found that after six weeks, injections that combined both epidural steroids and the anesthetic lidocaine were no more effective than lidocaine alone. Even the effects of lidocaine did not last long.
Study: Autism May Begin Developing In Infants During PregnancyNew Centers for Disease Control and Prevention figures and a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine are shining more light on autism.
Researchers Make Breakthrough In Effort To Cure AIDS Using Gene TherapyScientists have genetically engineered white blood cells to make them immune to the AIDS virus. Researchers say it seems safe and promising.
Sides Make Spirited Arguments For And Against Bloomberg's Big Drink Ban ProposalThe mayor’s proposal would put a 16-ounce limit of sugary drinks sold at city restaurants, movie theaters, sports venues and street carts and would apply to both bottled and fountain drinks.
'Amazing' Therapy Destroys Leukemia In Three PatientsThey've only done it in three patients so far, but the results were striking: Two appear cancer-free up to a year after treatment, and the third patient is improved but still has some cancer.
New Study Questions Benefits Of MammogramsA new study suggests the benefits of getting a mammogram may be more modest than previously estimated.