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13-year-old discovers a safer way to treat pancreatic cancer (Video)

Rishab Jain won the 2018 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge.

Compassionate surgeon operates on a patient’s teddy bear

Doctor uses his skills to put a smile on a young boy's face.

My loved one is dying but not ready for hospice — what now?

Palliative care can ease the suffering of the terminally ill, but it should be a standard, not a luxury.

6 Saints who were holy medical doctors

These saints used their profession to heal both body and soul.

British court ruling eases way to withdraw basic care for vegetative state patients

Disability rights groups charge ruling will allow people to be "starved to death"

Bambino Gesu hospital releases charter to protect the rights of terminally ill children

The Vatican's hospital is attempting to prevent any future cases like that of Alfie Evans.

9 Natural remedies for melancholy and anger from a 9th century German nun

They may not be divinely inspired, but they sure are interesting, and may actually work.

New evidence shows Hans Asperger participated with Nazis in child euthanasia

This revelation has made authorities question the name of Asperger's syndrome.

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