A California man who donates his sperm for free to couples who want to have a baby is being investigated by US regulators but insists he will continue his efforts as a matter of goodwill.
Other Jan 28, 2012 | 4 / 5 (2) | 6
"Mr Oxygen", as it is known by researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, is the "extra player" that is gained on the pitch thanks to their new system designed for elite footballers. ...
Other Mar 07, 2012 | 4 / 5 (2) | 0
Research published today in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine raises further questions about a trial of HPV vaccines in India.
Other Jun 20, 2012 | 4 / 5 (2) | 1
Scientists in the US have investigated the ways in which medical doctors and public health professionals deal with hypothetical dilemmas that require them to decide whether to sacrifice a few for the sake of saving many. ...
Other Jun 03, 2011 | 2.3 / 5 (3) | 4 |
Although women generally have worse knee function and more severe symptoms before undergoing surgery for knee replacement than men, they recover faster after the operation. Men take longer to recover but, after a year, they ...
Other Jun 29, 2011 | 3.5 / 5 (2) | 0
(AP) -- They savor pizza and burgers, no longer frighten children, and many of them can walk the streets without people knowing they have someone else's cheeks, nose, lips and skin. People who have had face ...
Other Aug 11, 2011 | 3.5 / 5 (2) | 0
Four-year-old Grace Rego had been complaining about back pain for several months. She had trouble sitting in the car, even for short periods of time, and told her parents Jennifer and Chad her back felt spicy ...
Other Sep 01, 2011 | 3.5 / 5 (2) | 0
Lying on a hospital bed in her laced violet nightgown, Derya Sert is the first woman in the world to receive a womb from a deceased donor, raising hopes for millions of women to bear a child.
Other Oct 01, 2011 | 3.5 / 5 (2) | 0
Chilean doctors successfully separated conjoined twin girls early Wednesday after a marathon 18-hour surgery widely followed in the South American country on television and the Internet.
Other Dec 14, 2011 | 3.5 / 5 (2) | 0
On July 20, a gunman in Aurora, Colorado, used an assault rifle to murder 12 people and wound 58 others. Although this was one of the worst mass shootings in U.S. history, all mass shootings account for a small percentage ...
Other Oct 25, 2012 | 2.3 / 5 (3) | 6
The European Commission's Joint Research Centre has developed three new methods to detect an illegal clouding agent which can be found in sports drinks imported from Taiwan.
Other Jul 29, 2011 | 3 / 5 (2) | 0
The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) has released a new definition of addiction highlighting that addiction is a chronic brain disorder and not simply a behavioral problem involving too much alcohol, drugs, gambling ...
Other Aug 15, 2011 | 3 / 5 (2) | 1
(AP) -- He calls it innovative. Others call it a big risk. In any case, the stem cell procedure that Texas Gov. Rick Perry had last month was an unusual experiment to fix a common malady: a bad back.
Other Aug 19, 2011 | 3 / 5 (2) | 25
(AP) -- Yes, it could happen. But it's a stretch. "Contagion," a Hollywood thriller that opened last weekend, rocketed to No. 1 at the box office through its gripping tale of a fictional global epidemic driven ...
Other Sep 15, 2011 | 3 / 5 (2) | 5