Megan Herbruck

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First Head Transplant Recipient Valery Spiridinov Hopes Surgery Will Help Him Be Independent

'But my girlfriend accepts me the way I am'<p>The man who hopes to be the world’s first recipient of a head transplant has explained why he is willing …

Medicine

Knowing These Ovarian Cancer Facts Could Save Your Life

A woman's lifetime chance of dying from ovarian cancer is 1 in 100. That needs to change.

Cancer

So, This Is Why Prescribed Medicine Bottles Are Orange Or Brown In Colour

When you go to a pharmacy, the most common prescription bottles that you come across look something like this:<p>Of course your primary concern has …

Cuddling your cute, fuzzy kitten could spell certain doom

Think twice before you nuzzle your precious, fuzzy feline companion. Your health may depend on it.<p>Cat lovers of the internet like to joke about how …

Public Health

12 Random Facts That People Probably Wish Never Happened

Remember those boring history classes when it seemed all the teacher cared about was throwing random dates at you? And all the facts were blah, meh, …

What it's like to have the bubonic plague

When I took a gap year before college at age 18, I planned a trip to explore the Silk Road, a dream I'd had since childhood. I expected to sample unusual foods, befriend backpackers from around the world, and spend a lot of time getting lost. What I didn't expect? To collapse in the middle of the …