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Eager to Limit Exemptions to Vaccination, States Face Staunch Resistance

As measles spread across the nation earlier this year, 71 residents of Vancouver, Wash., fell ill,…

An Australian Doctor’s Dream: Curing America’s Opioid Curse

SUBIACO, Australia — The hazy-eyed sheep shearer was shifting in his seat in a clinic in…

Tens of Thousands of Heart Patients May Not Need Open-Heart Surgery

ImageWith TAVR, the only incision is a small hole in the groin where a catheter is…

Barbara Low, Whose Research Boosted Antibiotics, Dies at 98

Barbara Low, who was among a core of female scientists whose research in the 1940s unleashed…

Essay: We Broke the Same Bone. My Recovery Was a Breeze, Hers an Ordeal. Why?

A recent essay in the New England Journal of Medicine was titled “Heart and Sole —…