A Florida woman who had a false cancer diagnosis and subsequent removal of part of her rectum is suing for the release of her medical records, reported the Orlando Sentinel.
A research team has created an “electronic nose” they say can detect deadly infections by sniffing feces.
Yes, they’re annoying--and, yes, there are ways to deal.
Fecal microbiota transplants can save the lives of patients with serious infections, but the “ick factor” has kept the treatment out of the mainstream — until now.
When you experience strange pains, mysterious digestive issues, or other unexplained symptoms, you'd hope a trip to the doctor would solve your health woes.
A 10-year-old boy in North Carolina suffered from ear pain and hearing problems for years before doctors were finally able to crack the case: He did not have an ear condition after all, but an...
To put it one way, small doses of hydrogen sulfide help keep cells healthy and thus help ward off maladies such as dementia, diabetes, and even cancer.
Of the nearly 16,000 people on waiting lists for a liver transplant, approximately 10 percent die before they are chosen for surgery. One solution for this organ shortage is a split liver...
Imagine a low-cost treatment for a life-threatening infection that could cure up to 90 percent of patients with minimal side effects, often in a few days.
Ashley Koff, Prevention's registered dietician, answers your burning questions.