Friday News Feed: March 29th

Controversial Marathon Runner

A 9-year-old boy has created controversy over whether children should be allowed to participate in long-distance running events. While some marathons do allow children to race, no studies have been conducted on the potentially adverse health effects...

Pope Francis: Medical Marvel?

According to the Associated Press, 76-year-old Pope Francis developed a severe respiratory infection as a teenager and underwent a lung removal procedure. The Doctors and cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Vince Moss discuss the operation and its effects.

15-Pound Baby Delivered Naturally

It took 20 doctors to deliver not-so-little baby George King, who was born weighing an astounding 15 pounds and 7 ounces. Baby George is the second largest baby on record to be delivered naturally in the U.K., and due to his size, he became stuck and...

Friday News Feed: March 29th

Friday News Feed: Stay up-to-date on the latest health headlines and learn how they could be affecting you. Food allergy bullying: Is your child at risk? Plus, deadly side effects: Why you MUST read the fine print on your over-the-counter medicine.

Robot-Assisted Learning

Seven-year-old Devon’s severe allergies prevent him from attending school, physically, but with the help of VGo robotic technology, Devon is able to visually trek the halls of his school and learn beside his classmates. Follow Devon to school with his...

Warning Label Lawsuit

The Doctors discuss a lawsuit where a Massachusetts family was awarded 63 million dollars after a state jury found that a children’s ibuprofen manufacturer failed to adequately warn patients about the potential side effects. See what happened to the...

Living with One Lung

Cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Vince Moss explains the body's remarkable ability to accommodate after having a lung or any other paired organ removed.

Food Allergy Bullying?

An alarming study out of Mount Sinai School of Medicine found that, out of 250 families surveyed, a shocking 45 percent of children with food allergies were bullied simply because they had an allergy. The Doctors discuss the dangerous and potentially...