Joseph Torg, Doctor Who Fought to Lessen Football Injuries, Dies at 88

Dr. Joseph Torg, an orthopedic surgeon whose experience treating and researching football players’ spinal-cord injuries made him a strong voice in the 1970s for banning a dangerous tackling technique in…

Ohio’s new abortion law forces doctor to fight to protect her patient’s life

During that July ultrasound, Winchester noticed that there was no amniotic fluid around the baby. More tests that day and the next morning indicated that the baby was in kidney…

Joyce C. Lashof, Doctor Who Shattered Glass Ceilings, Dies at 96

Dr. Joyce C. Lashof, who fought for health equity and broke barriers as the first woman to head a state public health department and the first to serve as dean…

The Doctor Prescribed an Obesity Drug. Her Insurer Called It ‘Vanity.’

“Access to medicines for the treatment of obesity is dismal in this country,” said Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford, an obesity medicine specialist at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School.…

‘Doctor Strange’ Remains Atop Box Office As ‘Top Gun’ Looms

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Doctor Strange and his multiverse got to linger a little longer atop the weekend box office as Tom Cruise and “Top Gun” wait in the wings.…

William G. Hamilton, Doctor to New York’s Ballet Dancers, Dies at 90

Dr. William G. Hamilton, who as the attending orthopedic surgeon for New York City Ballet spent more than 40 years fixing bone spurs, tendinitis, bursitis, torn ligaments and what he…

Overlooked No More: Elizabeth Hayes, Coal Town Doctor Who Fought for Miners

The miners, members of the United Mine Workers, sent a telegram to President Harry S. Truman asking for help, and a federal judge, Guy K. Bard, was assigned to investigate…

Florida’s Top Doctor Refuses To Say If He’s Vaccinated

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Surgeon General Dr. Joseph Ladapo on Tuesday declined to disclose whether he has received a coronavirus vaccine during a contentious confirmation hearing where Democrats pressed…

Alan Scott, Doctor Behind the Medical Use of Botox, Dies at 89

He married Ruth White, a teacher and homemaker, in 1956. She died in 2009. In addition to his daughter Alison, Dr. Scott is survived by his wife, Jacquelyn Lehmer; three…

Trump’s Former Drunk Doctor Turned Congressman Claims COVID Variant Is A Democratic Plot To Steal The 2022 Election

Rep. Ronny Jackson claimed that the Omicron variant is a Democratic plot to steal the 2022 election with mail-in ballots. Rep. Jackson tweeted: Right here arrives the MEV – the…