Woman blinded from flesh-eating bacteria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer B3P40LaO] (CBSNEWS) — A young woman went blind in one eye within 24 hours after catching a flesh-eating bacteria during a mud run in Dallas this month. more…

Anesthesiologist trashes sedated patient

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer jMkrHOPw] (WASHINGTONPOST) — Sitting in his surgical gown inside a large medical suite in Reston, Va., a Vienna man prepared for his colonoscopy by pressing record on more…

Pro-life organization ramps up work for 2016

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Paul Bremmer The Susan B. Anthony List has hired popular pro-life activist Jill Stanek, a former WND columnist, as its new national campaign chair, and an official more…

Can smartphones interfere with pacemakers?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY) — Another study suggests that smartphones should be kept a safe distance from implanted cardiac devices like pacemakers and defibrillators, in the rare chance that signaling "interference" more…

Woman collapses from skinny jeans, can't walk

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.COM.AU) — LOVERS of fashionably tight jeans are being warned about the dangers of their denim after an Australian woman became seriously ill, collapsed and was unable to more…

Doctors urged to amputate healthy limbs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A Canadian university teacher has argued during a radio interview doctors should amputate the limbs of able-bodied, physically healthy individuals who consider themselves "transabled," positing such extreme procedures more…

5-day diet mimics fasting, may reboot body

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Fasting has long been acclaimed as an effective way to lose weight, improve the immune system and boost brain function. But doctors have been loathe to more…