Is there such a thing as vegan medicine?
Animal products are found in many prescription and over-the-counter medications, so what’s a vegan to do?
Scientists use human stem cells to create lung tissue
The breakthrough could be a major boon to those patients requiring lung transplants, a procedure often complicated by the body’s immune system.
How 8 common medications interact with alcohol
Drinking alcohol while taking antidepressants, painkillers, and even birth control pills can have negative effects on your health.
Adopt a skull, save a morbid corner of medical history
The skulls help researchers learn about what it was like to live on the margins of society in the 1800s.
6 party drugs that may have health benefits
Medical research has shown positive health effects from magic mushrooms, MDMA, LSD, cocaine, ketamine and marijuana.
Medical mystery: Man sheds tears of blood
Cases of haemolacria flummox doctors, but also tend to clear up without treatment.
Have gut infection? There may be a ‘poop pill’ for that
People with Clostridium difficile may find relief in the form of a pill instead of an invasive poop transplant.
Americans sure do like their sleeping pills
Long-term use of sleep aids has been linked to negative health effects, including cancer.