Twin baby girls Paisleigh and Paislyn Martinez were born conjoined at the chest, with their hearts fused together. Doctors from University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital used groundbreaking technology...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 04:06 PM PDT
Burr-Hamilton? Angry Lawmaker Singles Out 'Female Senators'
Passions are running high on Capitol Hill — but pistols at 10 paces over health care?
GOP Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas is angry with some fellow Republicans in the Senate who are balking at parts of...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 07:34 PM PDT
Girl's HIV Infection Seems Under Control Without AIDS Drugs
A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines — more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long...
Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 06:22 PM PDT
Tractor-Trailer Deaths in Texas Highlight Danger of Heat
Experts say the temperature inside of the tractor-trailer where smuggled immigrants died and many others were left in dire health would have quickly become unbearable in the Texas heat.
Authorities said they...
Monday, Jul 24, 2017 at 03:46 AM PDT
GOP Health Care Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote
The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace President Barack Obama's health care law or simply repeal...
Sunday, Jul 23, 2017 at 02:39 PM PDT
5 Reasons the Health Care Bill May Fail, 3 Why It May Not
There are many reasons why the Senate will probably reject Republicans' crowning bill razing much of former President Barack Obama's health care law. There are fewer why Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell...
Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 11:08 AM PDT
Cancer Patients' Gray Hair Turned Dark in New Drug Trials
Cancer patients' gray hair unexpectedly turned youthfully dark while taking novel drugs, and it has doctors scratching their heads.
Chemotherapy is notorious for making hair fall out, but the 14 patients...
Friday, Jul 21, 2017 at 01:40 PM PDT
Abortion Fight Rages in Kentucky, Which Has Just 1 Clinic
Both sides in the abortion fight raging in Kentucky agree on one thing: The stakes are as high as ever in a state that could become the first in the nation without an abortion clinic.
Political pressure has...
Coffee from a North Texas company was recently recalled for containing an ingredient similar to the drug in Viagra, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said.
Bestherbs Coffee LLC, in Grand Prairie, voluntari...
Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 02:42 PM PDT
What Competing in the Tour de France Can Do to Your Legs
Polish cyclist Pawel Poljanski gave his Instagram followers a glimpse into the toll that riding 1,758 miles can take on one’s body.
On Tuesday, after riding in the 16th stage of the Tour de France, Poljanski...