We are reaching an exciting new time in medicine when genetics will play a major role in predicting and treating disease
Acetaminophen is a feel-good drug that is just too easy to overuse. We need to keep track of how much we take before we become yet another statistic.
A new vaccine from Novartis, Bexsero, is a safe and effective tool against the strain of bacterial meningitis that caused a recent outbreak at Princeton.
A device known as "The Glove" will be able to beam an EKG to any doctor anywhere.
Sorting out the good and bad about e-cigarettes
A new study about copper's role as a possible contributing factor in the development of Alzeheimer's Disease has come in just below the media radar, despite its obvious importance
E-cigarettes, battery-operated devices which provide nicotine vapor, are a promising tool to help people stop smoking
CD47 is one story that the media may have gotten right.
The media's hyperbolic reaction to an FDA warning on Zithromax manages to both unduly frighten patients and skirt the real problem—the overuse of antibiotics
The news from the CDC that this year's flu vaccine appears to be less than 60 percent effective at preventing severe flu symptoms, and only 9 percent with the elderly, has stirred the pot in the direction of denigrating what is still a useful vaccine.