new mers case

New MERS Case Identified

Second patient carrying Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS, identified in the United States.

mono babies

Rare birth goes viral

An Ohio woman has a mono mono pregnancy where twins come from the same amniotic sac and placenta. A picture of the twins seconds after the b…

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FDA approves ‘Star Wars’ bionic arm

After almost eight years of research and testing, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the DEKA arm, a prosthetic controlled b…

CNN Associate Producer and lupus patient Lauren Lee-Johnson and CNN Senior Photojournalist Jay McMichael take a selfie with Nick Cannon in Washington, D.C. at the Walk to End Lupus Now event

Dear Lupus, I want me back

I ended up taking incompletes in all of my classes. My doctors and professors declared I was overwhelmed and the anxiety of it all consumed …

sperm

Common chemicals challenge sperm

Your endocrine system regulates hormones. These hormones control everything from your metabolism to your sleep cycle to your reproductive sy…

red wine research

Red wine letdown

Research suggests normal intake of the key antioxidant found in red wine won't do anything to cut the risk for heart disease or cancer.

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Keeping your pet fit and healthy

If you think you spent a lot of time on the couch this winter, imagine how all of that time indoors affected your dog. Packing on a few poun…

artificial dna

New life engineered with artificial DNA

"This is the first experimental demonstration that life can exist with information that's not coded the way nature does (it)," said Floyd Ro…

older moms

Older moms on the rise

Mother's Day

The continuing trend of women waiting until later in their childbearing years to start families.