(WASHINGTON) -- Facing angry lawmakers for the first time since his cancer diagnosis, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin testified Thursday that he takes "full responsibility" for keeping the White House in the dark when he underwent surgery and later when he was admitted to the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A historic, billion-dollar donation to a medical school in New York City has provided students with free tuition moving forward.Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx received a $1 billion donation from Dr. Ruth Gottesman, former professor and chair of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In operating rooms across the country, more and more diabetics are receiving amputations due to complications from type-2 diabetes.The life-altering procedures are more common among Black and Latino patients who are more likely to be diagnosed with the disease, according to... Read More.
(The Center Square) – A suspect who allegedly aimed a laser pointer at a Spokane County sheriff’s helicopter and a Life Flight medical transport helicopter last fall is... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A North Dakota state court denied a request to temporarily block the state's strict abortion ban on Tuesday.Plaintiffs challenging the ban had asked the court to allow doctors to resume performing abortions to preserve the life or health of a pregnant... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The end of the cease-fire came after Hamas, the Palestinian militant group that governs Gaza, freed over 100 of the more than 200 people its militants took hostage during the Oct. 7 surprise attack on southern Israel. In exchange, Israel released... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Connecticut woman will be the first non-resident of Vermont to use the state's medical aid in dying law on Thursday morning, according to local reports.Lynda Bluestein, a 76-year-old from Bridgeport, is suffering from terminal ovarian cancer and fallopian tube cancer.... Read More.
CBS has announced that Best Man star Morris Chestnut will play the lead role in Watson, a medical drama inspired by the mythology of Sherlock Holmes.Dr. Watson was, of course, the legendary detective's partner in solving crimes, but in the new show — which... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- From new vaccines to the first drugs of their kind for hard-to-treat disorders, 2023 has been a year full of medical breakthroughs.They offer opportunities for people to protect themselves from diseases, slow down the effects of others and even incorporate artificial... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The Ohio Senate passed a bill restricting certain transgender rights for minors in the state on Wednesday.House Bill 68 is comprised of two acts: the "Save Adolescents from Experimentation Act," which bans transgender minors from receiving gender-affirming care and the "Save... Read More.