Health Technology

Could this replace typical cancer treatment? 
Could this replace typical cancer treatment?
The FDA recently approved a gene-altering therapy that could usher in a new age for a wide swath of diseases. An oncologist weighs in.
Can this vaccine prevent cancer? 
Can this vaccine prevent cancer?
Every year, nearly 80,000 Americans are infected with a virus capable of causing cancer. Here’s what you need to know.
Should your baby get a genetic test? 
Should your baby get a genetic test?
Some expectant parents want to know the risks, and others don’t.
Minimally invasive surgery greatly impacts man’s quality of life: “I’m amazed.” 
Minimally invasive surgery greatly impacts man’s quality of life: “I’m amazed.”
John Cooling’s back and leg pain was once so debilitating that he couldn’t walk.
Facebook users unite to provide rescue & relief for Harvey’s victims 
Facebook users unite to provide rescue & relief for Harvey’s victims
The platform’s “Safety Check” feature allows users to easily locate loved ones, request rescue or offer support in this time of despair.
Sugar babies: An innovative treatment is helping newborns 
Sugar babies: An innovative treatment is helping newborns
A simple yet effective method is keeping many newborns out of the neonatal intensive care unit.
What your social media posts could be saying about you  Featured
What your social media posts could be saying about you
The photos you choose to share might provide clues into your health.