Family Suing Hospital After NYC Mom, 27, Died from Routine Procedure: ‘They Killed Her’

A New York City family is searching for answers after 27-year-old Rosemary Abreu suddenly died during a routine procedure at a Bronx hospital. Abreu, a mom of two, had gone in for surgery at Lincoln Hospital on Sept. 20 to drain a cyst in her thigh, expecting to be home soon after. But, according to the lawsuit filed by her […]

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Selma Blair ‘Was Warned’ Before Undergoing Chemotherapy: You ‘Make Your Plans for Death’

Nearly a year after Selma Blair learned she had multiple sclerosis, she found herself “out of options” to relieve the intense pain and physical difficulties she had because of her condition. The actress and advocate said that her treatments had been largely unsuccessful at that point. “The disease modifiers did not work for me at the time, and I was […]

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Kim Kardashian West ‘Physically Couldn’t’ Move Her Hands Due to Her Psoriatic Arthritis

Kim Kardashian West’s journey to learning that she has psoriatic arthritis all started with a scary morning when she suddenly couldn’t use her hands. The reality star and fashion mogul said that she woke up one day and “physically couldn’t pick up my phone.” Kardashian West, 38, detailed that morning in a post on sister Kourtney Kardashian’s lifestyle website, Poosh, […]

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Dr. Oz’s Mother Has Alzheimer’s: ‘I’m Feeling Guilty Because I Completely Missed the Signs’

Dr. Mehmet Oz has learned that his mother, Suna Oz, has Alzheimer’s disease, a “gut punch” for the doctor, who says that he “completely missed the signs.” The host of The Dr. Oz Show, 59, says that he is “frustrated and mad” at himself for not recognizing that his 81-year-old mother’s health was failing. “I’m feeling guilty because I completely […]

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Diarrhea-Causing Illness from Swimming Pools — Known as 'Crypto' — Is on the Rise, CDC Says

If you’re headed to the pool this summer, make sure it’s one you trust before you dive in: According to the Centers for Disease Control, outbreaks are on the rise of a diarrheal illness from swimming pools. Outbreaks of the parasite cryptosporidium, known as crypto, have increased year after year, the CDC says in a new report. Crypto is “the […]

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What to Know About the Chronic Skin Disorder Charo’s Husband Faced Before His Suicide

Charo shared the tragic news on Tuesday that her husband, Kjell Rasten, committed suicide after years of dealing with a “rare and horrible” skin condition and suffering from depression. In the heartfelt tribute, the singer and actress said that her 78-year-old husband was “an amazing man, a great husband and the best father I could imagine to our son,” but […]

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Mom of 6-Year-Old Who Developed Flesh-Eating Bacteria Warns Parents: ‘Never Take Anything Lightly’

The mom of a 6-year-old boy who developed a flesh-eating bacteria is warning other parents to take their child’s injuries seriously. Melissa Evans, from Pike County in Mississippi, said her son Chance Wade mentioned pain in his leg, but they waited three days before taking him to the doctor. “My son had initially hurt himself, and he was complaining about […]

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