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Findings could lead to improvements in the next generation of implantable cardioverter defibrillators

Findings could lead to improvements in the next generation of implantable cardioverter defibrillators

Who should and who should not get a flu shot?

Who should and who should not get a flu shot?

Surgical future for heart patients in Canada's isolated towns and villages, will lie increasingly in the hands of robots

Surgical future for heart patients in Canada's isolated towns and villages, will lie increasingly in the hands of robots

Newly discovered gene could be a significant contributor to diabetes in Americans

Newly discovered gene could be a significant contributor to diabetes in Americans

New imaging technology gathers valuable information about the brains of people with schizophrenia

New imaging technology gathers valuable information about the brains of people with schizophrenia

Genes affect how asthma patients respond to albuterol

Genes affect how asthma patients respond to albuterol

New Center for Space Medicine

New Center for Space Medicine

Home defibrillators now being sold on Amazon.com

Home defibrillators now being sold on Amazon.com

The aging American population means that more people are at risk for stroke

The aging American population means that more people are at risk for stroke

New advice on prescribing anti-depressants

New advice on prescribing anti-depressants

Mild pulses of electrical energy just as effective as more powerful and painful shocks to interrupt life-threatening rapid heartbeats

Mild pulses of electrical energy just as effective as more powerful and painful shocks to interrupt life-threatening rapid heartbeats

Strong-flavored onions could potentially be great for fighting cancer

Strong-flavored onions could potentially be great for fighting cancer

Gene variations explain why people with type 2 diabetes are at much greater risk for coronary artery disease

Gene variations explain why people with type 2 diabetes are at much greater risk for coronary artery disease

Atypical antipsychotics commonly used to treat children with aggression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia may trigger insulin resistance

Atypical antipsychotics commonly used to treat children with aggression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia may trigger insulin resistance

Early reports of thrombosis after insertion of drug-eluting stent

Early reports of thrombosis after insertion of drug-eluting stent

Black Sea coastal area of Turkey is prone to bouts of an unusual type of food poisoning from "mad" honey

Black Sea coastal area of Turkey is prone to bouts of an unusual type of food poisoning from "mad" honey

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

New antibody to prevent respiratory syncytial virus in premature babies

FDA approves partial artificial heart

FDA approves partial artificial heart

More efficient method to sequence the human genome

More efficient method to sequence the human genome

Researchers use brain cells to correct involuntary muscle spasms in rats with ischemic spinal cord injury

Researchers use brain cells to correct involuntary muscle spasms in rats with ischemic spinal cord injury