E.R. visits up, despite Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Too many Americans get care in emergency rooms instead of doctors offices — and expanded health coverage is making the problem worse rather than fixing it. more…

All-female college now taking transgenders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — Smith College, the largest of the all-female Seven Sisters schools, is changing its policy to accept transgender women. The new policy, which takes effect for more…

Ebola via sex '6 months after man cured'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A woman in Liberia is feared to have caught Ebola after having unprotected sex with a survivor more than six months after he was cured. The more…

DNA editing takes serious step forward

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — It's a scenario that has haunted biologists since the dawn of the DNA age: the evil scientist custom-crafting a human being with test tubes and Petri more…

Experts dispute claim Gray broke his own spine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Beast) On Wednesday night, an alleged report from the Baltimore Police Department was leaked to The Washington Post claiming that Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old who died a more…

Dog spreads plague to 4 people in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) An outbreak of plague that affected four people and a dog in Colorado might be the first instance of person-to-person transmission of plague in the United more…