The TransMedics “heart in a box” revives stopped hearts so they can be transplanted. Now, the deceased are eligible donors. Watch the video: Newsy
A tiny, wireless pacemaker could offer some heart patients a surgery-free alternative to the traditional devices, a new study found, yet some doctors said there are lingering safety questions and […]
Whenever Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, speaks about pressing medical needs he often brings up the universal flu vaccine. One of the costliest public health scourges, […]
For the first time since the Ebola outbreak was declared in Sierra Leone, the country has recorded zero new infections.
A gel that “sticks” to affected tissue and delivers medicine gradually over time could help treat some inflammatory bowel problems, researchers say.
It has been one full year since polio was detected anywhere in Africa, a significant milestone in global health that has left health experts around the world quietly celebrating.
A new urine test which could make it far easier to detect the early stages of pancreatic cancer, potentially saving hundreds of lives, has been developed.