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…

Ice cream a bribe to eat Michelle O's lunch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EAGNEWS) — CRESCENT SPRINGS, Kentucky – A Kentucky school is trying to sweeten the school lunch deal by offering kids ice cream. Like many schools, Saint Joseph School more…

Ted Cruz unveils Obamacare alternative

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Tuesday offered the latest in a series of Republican ObamaCare alternatives ahead of a Supreme Court ruling that could gut more…

Student pummeled by basketball teammate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WTAE) — ALIQUIPPA, Pa. —Charges were filed Wednesday against an Aliquippa High School student who was seen on video attacking another student, a city police captain said. Janisia more…

Mount Everest now a 'fecal time bomb'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — When Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay reached the top of Mount Everest in 1953, it was arguably the loneliest place on Earth — an more…

Supreme Court divided over Obamacare subsidies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ttbnVxczo0Rkz2WnAwSmQYcM1ysMT6BS" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (FOX NEWS) The Supreme Court appeared divided Wednesday along ideological lines after hearing a challenge of ObamaCare tax subsidies that, if struck down, could affect more…

Airport offers sleeping pods for travelers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Helsinki Airport has become the first in Europe to offer sleeping pods for worn-out travellers who are looking to catch a little shut-eye between flights. Already more…