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Big changes are on the horizon for the Oxford Textbook of Medicine. The forthcoming edition of the three-volume, 6,000-page, 25-pound medical reference will be available …

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My mother was a New Deal Democrat. She grew up in the Depression and always revered Franklin D. Roosevelt for rebuilding the nation after its …

Update 04/23/10: Last night Rebecca Skloot sent a tweet to @sumedicine about our post: Henrietta's case is different in many ways, but the research done …

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A nose-dwelling leech, Tyrannobdella rex (which means "king leech"), made quite a splash on the Web this week after the journal PLoS ONE published an …

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A professor of medicine and communications director at Johns Hopkins produce a weekly podcast called Johns Hopkins PodMed (link to iTunes Store). Now the duo …

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