More people are rejecting general anesthesia for procedures, prompting doctors to narrate their steps as they deal with alert patients asking questions.
The health bill’s defeat leaves the president facing a wrenching choice: ceding power to his party’s anti-establishment wing, or seeking other pathways to successful governing.
A reporter finds that being operated on without general anesthesia has its benefits, but that her surgeon’s taste in music is not one of them.
He is now tasked with defending not just his leadership abilities but his very brand of conservatism in a party fitfully searching for a coherent policy identity.
House Republican leaders withdrew legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act from the House floor before it could be defeated, a loss for President Trump.
A lower-cost vaccine provides strong protection against rotavirus, a diarrheal disease, and could be particularly useful in poorer countries, researchers said.
Red cabbage is not as high as blueberries in the antioxidants that give these foods a blue or purple color, but it contains other healthful nutrients.
Among Dr. Weinberg’s books were “Society and the Healthy Homosexual,” which rejected the prevalent idea that homosexuality was a psychological disorder.
Beyond health care, the party is headed for a showdown with itself.
President Trump told his party to fall in line behind a health insurance overhaul, and demanded a Friday vote on a bill that appeared to lack a majority to pass.
Moving from wealth in Korea to poverty in California, she delighted in finding ways to stretch a dollar on American fast food.
Republicans behind a health care bill found a new way to ignore regular people.
People close to President Trump say he is grappling with bouts of self-doubt as his hopes for a quick health-care victory unravel.
Dr. Rowland, who had a special interest in A.L.S., or Lou Gehrig’s disease, refused to be interrogated by investigators in the McCarthy era.
Small-town America relies on a program that attracts foreign physicians to underserved areas. A recent federal change, however, could delay newcomers.
Dental problems are epidemic among older people. Experts are scrambling to address them in a variety of ways.
Republicans are proposing a law to let companies ask workers about any genetic conditions.
Treatment for addiction grew with the Medicaid expansion under Obama’s health care act, but millions may lose coverage if the House approves a measure to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Mentoring former military men and women eager to find their place in civilian society has opened new doors in the years remaining to me.
Certain kinds of exercise may mitigate the effects of aging at the cellular level.