Updated: 11/29/2006 - Approximately 50,000 Americans are diagnosed with bladder cancer each year. Some of those patients have their bladders removed and then must use a bag to go to the bathroom. However, a new procedure allows doctors to use a piece of a patients’ small intestine to make a neo-bladder.
Updated: 11/28/2006 - A new study says when the brain does not get enough rest, it simply stops making certain kinds of cells, contributing to memory and learning difficulties.
Posted: 11/28/2006 - It can be hard for working parents to find time to work out.
Posted: 11/27/2006 - Researchers from the University of Michigan say that while alcohol can initially help some people fall asleep; repeatedly doing so can decrease the quality of sleep, and even lead to alcoholism.
Posted: 11/23/2006 - University of Florida surgeons say one of the most common injuries occurs when adults open the oven door and toddlers reach in to touch the inside of the oven.
Updated: 11/28/2006 - One Michiana woman gets the gift of a lifetime as a team of physicians give her a whole new look.
Posted: 11/21/2006 - They are tart, tangy, tasty and a turkey day treat. However, cranberries are turning out to be more than a side dish. They are full of antioxidants, which can prevent damage to cells.
Posted: 11/21/2006 - Back surgery to repair a herniated disk is one of the most common surgeries performed in this country. However, some patients have recovered well without surgery with physical therapy and other treatments.
Posted: 11/20/2006 - No one wants to be sidelined with the aches and pains of the flu.