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Futuristic Device Fixes Holes In The Heart Without Invasive Surgery

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 10.06.2015 | Science

Scientists in Boston have come up with an ingenious new way to repair life-threatening holes in patients' hearts and other organs. Instead of invasive...

The Inside Story

Jerry Zezima | Posted 03.24.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

If there is one kind of doctor I could never be, it's a gastroenterologist. Aside from the fact that I'm a gasbag, the reason is simple: When it comes to invasive medical procedures that involve the exploration of cavities not treated by a dentist, I don't know which end is up.

I Had a Heart Murmur (Part 5)

Tom Reiman | Posted 11.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Tom Reiman

When I last posted, it was the evening after my surgery, and I wasn't in the mood to do an inventory of the various things inserted into or attached t...

Dear Medical Science: What's Taking You So Long?

John Blumenthal | Posted 11.06.2014 | Comedy
John Blumenthal

Guys, we don't want to go through all this suffering anymore. We're sick of getting sick. Stem cells were discovered in 1978. You promised us limitless possibilities, yet here we are, 36 years later, still twiddling our thumbs.

The Language of Love

Amy Mullis | Posted 07.14.2014 | Fifty
Amy Mullis

I realized that there comes a time in every woman's life when she needs to be sung to by a man with a heartbreakingly handsome voice in a language she doesn't understand. The sound of the words should drip with the dreams of her youth and the melody should hint of the promise that comes with time.

Iditarod Mushers Can Now Pee In Their Pants

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.07.2013 | Sports

Mushers can now make fewer bathroom stops in Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race thanks to Pee Pants. The name pretty much says it all: Competito...