July 3, 2017

Donald Trump tweets in support of Charlie Gard, terminally ill UK infant

It's unclear whether Trump will actually be able to help.

May 12, 2017

The opioid crisis has caused a dramatic rise in hepatitis C cases, CDC says

Injectable opioids have caused hepatitis C rates to nearly triple.
April 27, 2017

'Outlast 2' Syphilis, Explained: Here's what the disease has to do with the in-game cult

What does syphilis have to do with 'Outlast 2'? Everything you need to know.
Oct. 24, 2016

Flesh-eating Bacteria Death in Maryland 2016: What to know about Vibrio vulnificus

The flesh-eating bacteria killed Michael Funk in four days.
June 8, 2016

Your Search Engine Might Be Able to Detect Your Cancer Before You Do

Search bars could save lives.
April 14, 2016
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March 23, 2016

Elizabethkingia Bacteria Is Killing People in the Midwest, and The CDC Can't Find Out Why

Elizabethkingia is a disease that rarely attacks humans but is having its largest outbreak ever.
March 8, 2016

Tilikum, Killer Whale Subject of 'Blackfish,' Is Dying, According to Sea World

Tilikum the male Orca 'Blackfish' focused on, is suffering from multiple chronic health issues according to SeaWorld.

March 4, 2016

Bobbi Kristina Brown's Cause of Death: Autopsy Reveals Death "Not Due to Natural Causes"

Bobbi Kristina Brown's autopsy results have been unsealed.
March 2, 2016

A Syphilis Outbreak Is Plaguing Las Vegas

Worst. Souvenir. Ever.
Jan. 19, 2016
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Dec. 21, 2015

Adele Used to Smoke 25 Cigarettes a Day — And She Says It Nearly Killed Her

"It's not that f*cking cool when I'm dying."

Dec. 9, 2015
Oct. 30, 2015

Oregon Girl Contracts Bubonic Plague — Here's What You Need to Know

It begins with fever and swollen lymph nodes.
June 26, 2015

These Are the 7 Ways the Government Wants to Change the Human Body for the Future

This is the future technology that's going to change your life.
May 16, 2015

The Most Unusual Way People Die in Each State — in One Surprising Map

In some states, it's gunshots. In one, it's syphilis.
Jan. 14, 2015

Why You Shouldn't Binge Watch 'House M.D.' with Your Med School Friends

Hold back the drama.

Oct. 13, 2014

Chris Brown Is an Ebola Truther

Because of course he is.
Sept. 26, 2014

Children Are Falling Ill Across America — But Doctors Are Baffled at What's Causing It

A mysterious disease has left thousands of children in hospitals.
Sept. 10, 2014

UCLA Scientists Have Made A Key Development Towards Stopping Aging

The fountain of youth may not just be a myth after all.
Sept. 8, 2014

A Mysterious Illness Has Sickened More than 1,000 Kids Across the U.S.

And nobody's sure why.

Sept. 8, 2014

One Man's Powerful Confessional Perfectly Captures the Reality of Living With Depression

A raw, unflinching look at a misunderstood medical disorder.
Aug. 29, 2014

The Deadliest Ebola Outbreak in History Just Spread to Another Country

Africa's Ebola crisis is getting worse every day.
July 30, 2014

A Hugely Important Swing State Is Set to Legalize Medical Marijuana

This would be a huge deal for marijuana.
July 29, 2014

You Should Be Fistbumping Instead of Handshaking, Doctors Say

Bro it up for the sake of your health.