When it comes to healthcare in the United States, the majority of treatments and technologies have improved over time. But there are certain aspects of the industry that are lagging behind.
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Cassandra Fortin is the Connecticut 17-year-old girl who has cancer but doesn’t want chemotherapy. The state has taken her into custody, citing “medical neglect” by her mother.
Testing at Charlotte’s Carolinas Medical Center revealed that Panthers quarterback Cam Newton sustained a transverse process fracture in his car accident. What does that mean?
Martin Salia is the Maryland-based surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone.
Kaci Hickox, a nurse returning from West Africa after treating Ebola patients, is threatening to sue New Jersey for being forcefully quarantined under “inhumane” conditions.
Craig Spencer, a New York doctor who had recently traveled to West Africa, has tested positive for Ebola.
Sara Stelzer died of Meningitis in San Diego on October 16. Teachers at Moorpark High School fear she infected students at the school during homecoming.
Briana Aguirre is the Texas Presbyterian nurse who blew the whistle on the hospital’s protocols which may have led to two of its nurses getting Ebola.
Ahsoka Mukpo was working in Ebola-stricken Liberian for NBC when he was struck down with the deadly virus. Here are the images that reflect is life so far.
The patient has been to Nigeria recently.
Officials in Liberia say they will prosecute Thomas Eric Duncan for lying.
What you need to know about Ebola symptoms and transmission.
Thomas Duncan is the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. He is from Liberia and was visiting his sister in Texas. Officials say he came in contact with as many as 100 Americans, including children who attend four different schools.
Joan Rivers’ routine endoscopy went horribly awry when her own doctor decided to perform a spontaneous biopsy in a non-hospital setting.