Sheriffs sue Colorado over legal marijuana

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Sheriffs from Colorado and neighboring states Kansas and Nebraska say in a lawsuit to be filed Thursday that Colorado's marijuana law creates a "crisis of conscience" more…

FDA warns against 'keepsake' ultrasounds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) There is no doubt that ultrasounds provide doctors with vital information about the condition of an unborn child. As the images get clearer -- and three more…

12 patients prepare for rare 6-way kidney transplant

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KPIX-TV) Twelve patients are preparing to participate in a rare, two day, six-way paired kidney donation transplant at San Francisco's California Pacific Medical Center. The six couples involved more…

Study: LSD could be used to treat depression

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Psychedelic drugs could prove to be highly effective treatments for depression and alcoholism, according to a study which has obtained the first brain scans of people more…

Will Obamacare flatline? All sides on edge

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1761295" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts[/caption] WASHINGTON – After the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on a case filed against the federal more…

Measles vaccine: Yes or no?

by Jane M. Orient, M.D. -- Unlike the recent outbreak of enterovirus D68, which involved more than 1,000 confirmed cases, with many hospitalized in ICUs, a few deaths and dozens paralyzed, about 150 cases more…