Woman Who Was Set Ablaze During Her C-Section Fails to Win a Lawsuit Against her Obstetrician

A woman named Kira Reed whose abdomen fucking caught fire during a c-section two years ago failed to win a negligence suit against her obstetrician after a jury in Onodaga County (that would be in New York) state Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Dr. Stephen Brown was not actually responsible for prepping the surgery. »10/28/12 3:30pm10/28/12 3:30pm

Bottles, Pacifiers, and Batteries Are All Out to Destroy Your Baby

Given how many times your average toddler falls down during the day, pretty much any object poses some threat to them, but two new studies published in Pediatrics have found that there are a few culprits around the house that are responsible for a huge number of injuries: bottles, pacifiers, and sippy cups posed the… »5/14/12 11:10am5/14/12 11:10am

Terrible Doctor Insists Woman Is Pregnant When She Actually Has a Giant Tumor

If there was a show called I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant...Because I'm Not, this would be a prime contender for the season premiere: A woman in Barcelona went to the emergency room after suffering from severe abdominal pain, and doctors declared she was pregnant. The woman, whose name is being withheld, says she was… »3/18/12 9:30pm3/18/12 9:30pm

If You're Going to Be Treated for a Heart Attack, Try Not to Be Female

The medical establishment doesn't have the best history of being proactive about keeping women healthy, but the problems usually when the disease affects a lady organ—breast cancer, cervical cancer, etc.—but now a major new study has found that women also get the short end of the stick when it comes to treating an… »2/22/12 12:00pm2/22/12 12:00pm

Swedish Hospital Says It's Only Looking to Hire Hot Nurses

Sure, there's the fantasy of a sexy nurse giving you a sponge bath, but would you actually want a hot nurse tending to you in an emergency room? Is attractiveness the number one quality you want in a nurse who's doing things like shoving a catheter up into your gentles or cleaning your gaping head wound? That's… »2/22/12 10:00am2/22/12 10:00am

A 14-year-old girl from Iowa was returned to her grandparents yesterday after they abandoned her at
A 14-year-old girl from Iowa was returned to her grandparents »10/10/08 10:20am10/10/08 10:20am yesterday after they abandoned her at Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska on Tuesday to "teach her a lesson." A new law in Nebraska went into effect this summer that would absolve abandonment charges of anyone who leaves an unwanted child…