Heart-attack damage may be reversible

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) In medical school, Gerald Karpman was taught that when it comes to matters of the heart, what's done is done. "If you survived the heart attack, you more…

Ebola spreads to Sierra Leone capital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) The worst outbreak of Ebola moved to Sierra Leone’s capital of Freetown where an Egyptian was found with the city’s first confirmed case of the disease. The more…

CDC closes anthrax, flu labs after mishaps

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) After back-to-back potentially serious laboratory accidents, federal health officials announced on Friday that they had closed the flu and anthrax laboratories of the Centers for more…

Democrats tap witnesses in Boehner lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) House Democrats are tapping a former assistant attorney general and a top Carter administration official to serve as witnesses against a Republican plan to sue President Barack more…

Chuck Norris has the 'dirt' on allergy epidemic

by Chuck Norris -- [caption id="attachment_808621" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chuck Norris[/caption] I hate being allergic to peanuts. They can be hidden in so many products that it puts you always on the defensive more…

New court twist 'blows hole' through Obamacare

by Greg Corombos -- While critics of the employer contraception mandate celebrate last week's victory at the Supreme Court, another looming legal decision in Washington has the potential to gut the most more…