Teen has 33-pound cyst removed from abdomen after complaints of pain

WARNING: GRAPHIC PHOTO BELOW A 16-year-old patient who complained of pain and missed menstrual cycles had a 33-pound cyst removed from her abdomen last week. The patient, who was not... Read more »

New York outbreaks drive US measles count up to 626

Outbreaks in New York state continue to drive up the number of U.S. measles cases, which are approaching levels not seen in 25 years. Health officials say 71 more... Read more »

Dad dies days after complaining of swollen tonsils while on vacation

A dad collapsed and died after reportedly contracting tonsillitis while coming back from a trip because his “throat swelled up so much he couldn’t breathe.” Mark Bramley, 34, complained of... Read more »

‘Today’ meteorologist Dylan Dreyer reveals miscarriage

On the heels of Jenna Bush Hager’s pregnancy announcement, “Today” show meteorologist Dylan Dreyer revealed on Monday that she suffered a miscarriage after struggling to get pregnant with her second child. Nine... Read more »

Blankets, bed-sharing common in accidental baby suffocations

CHICAGO – Accidental suffocation is a leading cause of injury deaths in U.S. infants and common scenarios involve blankets, bed-sharing with parents and other unsafe sleep practices, an analysis... Read more »

Nebraska man’s rapid heartbeat stabilizes after ambulance hits pothole: report

Who said potholes are bad? Paramedics near Omaha last Monday were racing to a hospital to save a 59-year-old man whose heart was racing at work, Omaha’s WOWT reported.... Read more »

How an infant’s tumor had fully formed teeth inside

A 4-month-old baby boy was found with a rare brain tumor, but that wasn’t the only unique factor of the situation. Doctors also discovered fully formed teeth inside the... Read more »

Mom says toddler nearly died after accidentally eating laundry pod: ‘We got very lucky’

A Rhode Island toddler who still suffers from breathing issues nearly two years after he accidentally swallowed a laundry pod is lucky to be alive, his mother said, after... Read more »

Surgeons remove man’s 61-pound neck tumor in marathon operation

A 68-year-old man in China reportedly underwent life-changing surgery to remove a 61-pound cancerous tumor from his neck and upper back earlier this month. The patient, identified as Mr. Tang,... Read more »

California baby dies from whooping cough, health officials confirm

A baby in California has died after contracting whooping cough, officials said, marking the first such death in Orange County in more than a decade. A news release posted on Thursday by... Read more »