Many Kidney Transplant Patients Land in ER Within 2 Years: Study

Findings show need to coordinate care after organ transplant, researcher says

Scientists Create Bacteria in Lab With 'Minimal' Genes Needed for Life

Researchers said they had to include 149 genes whose purpose remains unknown

Spare Dying Patients Electric Shocks From Heart Device, Docs Say

Many unaware that implantable defibrillator can be turned off in final days

Tuberculosis Decline in U.S. Has Stalled, CDC Reports

Agency reaffirms its commitment to eliminating the lung infection

Birth Control Pills Linked to Fewer Severe Knee Injuries in Teen Girls

Study reinforces theory that estrogen may be why females suffer more ACL problems than males

Cinqair Approved for Severe Asthma

Helps reduce certain white blood cells that contribute to the disease

Could Germ From Cat Poop Trigger Rage Disorder in People?

Those with intermittent explosive disorder more likely to have been exposed to toxoplasmosis, study finds

Depression Tied to Worse Outcomes for Heart Patients

Heart attack, early death more common in depressed patients, study suggests

Exercise May Keep Your Brain 10 Years Younger, Study Suggests

Physically active seniors stayed mentally sharper than their sedentary peers

Gaps in Care Can Harm Patients After Heart Attack

Waiting too long for first medical appointment after hospital discharge can have consequences, study finds