New Treatment Relieves Knee Pain Without Replacement SurgeryThis procedure could be used to treat thousands of patients who suffer from ACL injuries, early arthritis and cartilage loss in the knee.
Family Of Boy Struggling After Heart Transplant Now Losing HomeThe family of a little boy who is fighting to survive after a heart transplant recently got some more bad news after an already rough year. They found out their home will have to be torn down due to a mold infestation.
Group Fights To Salvage Billions Of Dollars In Medical Supplies From TrashA non-profit group collects, sorts and ships the supplies to healthcare facilities in need.
Rookie Doctors Can Work Up To 24 Hours Straight Under New RulesIt's a move supporters say will enhance training and foes maintain will do just the opposite.
Tufts Surgeons Perform 2 Double Transplants On Same DayTransplant teams at Tufts Medical Center had to go into overdrive when organs for two patients became available on the same day.
Fewer Heavy Americans Are Trying To Lose Weight, Study FindsThe findings "are a very serious concern," one doctor says.
Doctors Warn Against Teen Pot Use Amid Looser Marijuana LawsAn influential doctors group is beefing up warnings about marijuana's potential harms for teens amid increasingly lax laws and attitudes on pot use.
Putting The Perk Caffeine Bracelet To The TestPerk is a new bracelet that uses a patch to deliver caffeine directly through the skin.
Specially Trained Dogs Sniff Out Cancer, Save LivesSince 2013 hundreds of Chicago firefighters have breathed into masks as part of a study.
Local Researchers May Have Found Way To Restore HearingTiny hair cells inside our inner ear allow us to hear but they can be easily damaged by loud noises or certain drugs, causing hearing loss.
Life Expectancy In U.S. Expected To Remain Behind Other CountriesWhen it comes to life expectancy, the United States will continue to trail other industrialized countries in the year 2030.
Program Can Help Doctors, Patients Discuss Gun SafetyThe material is being developed after physicians and other health care professionals complained about a lack of information available for discussions with patients about firearms safety.

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