(NORCROSS, Ga.) -- In lieu of the traditional ringing of the bell, Josh Libman recently celebrated the upcoming end of his cancer treatment with tubas, drums, flutes, saxophones and pom-poms, all courtesy of the efforts of registered nurse Alane Levy... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- The new recommendations on blood pressure from the American Heart Association (AHA) will significantly increase the number of Americans diagnosed with hypertension, particularly in younger age groups.
The number of adult wome... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- The American Heart Association has changed the definition of hypertension for the first time in 14 years, moving the number from the old standard of 140/90 to the newly revised 130/80.
The change is outlined in the American H... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is being sued by a 12-year-old Colorado girl suffering from epilepsy who aims to legalize medical marijuana nationwide.
Alexis Bortell, along with her father and other plaintiffs, including... Read More
(WALDORF, Md.) -- One couple, who welcomed a child in 2011, then twins in 2015, are now expecting triplets next year.
Nia and Robert Tolbert of Waldorf, Maryland, couldn't believe their luck when they discovered at a routine prenatal docto... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Cornell economist Chris Barrett sometimes shows audiences a photo he took in 2003 of a mother in Kenya holding her thin child.
“He's so undernourished,” said Barrett, whose field research has spanned sub-Saharan A... Read More
(PHOENIX) -- An Arizona woman unexpectedly gave birth Wednesday while en route to the hospital.
At 1:23 a.m. on November 8, Shannon Geise, 31, delivered her own son after pulling over her family SUV near 32nd Street and Union Hills in Phoe... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- This 6-month-old kitten holds his own among 23 support dogs.
DOG the cat, pronounced dee-OH-gee, isn’t just named after canines, he also thinks he is one.
The friendly feline lives at Read More
(NEW YORK) -- After a 2011 semi-truck accident crushed his hip and legs, Buddy Rich's weight increased to over 300 pounds and he fell into a suicidal depression.
“The one thing that stopped me was my daughter,” the Florida mili... Read More
(LONDON) -- A London woman is using her maternity leave for her second child to travel the world with her family.
Karen Edwards, 33, is traveling through the U.S., Central America and South America with her husband, Shaun Bayes; their daug... Read More
(READING, England) -- British inventor Richard Browning is a real-life Iron Man.
Recently, Browning, the man behind the 1,050-horsepower, jet-engine flying Gravity suit, set a new world record for the "fastest speed in a body controlled je... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- In a breakthrough treatment, researchers at a burn unit in Germany found a way to replace 80 percent of a boy’s skin using a combination of gene therapy and stem cells. The grafted skin attached to his body has continued to replac... Read More
(ARLINGTON, Texas) -- A father's silent reaction was recorded on video as he learned the sex of his fifth child.
Mark Taylor, 34, stood shocked and speechless as he walked through the door to pink balloons on his living room floor -- revea... Read More
(WORCESTER, Mass.) -- Christmas crept in early for one unsuspecting roommate who hates that people celebrate before the Thanksgiving turkey is even on the table.
Assumption College junior Paige Benoit walked into her version of a Christmas... Read More