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After teen is shot, mom allegedly goes first to WebMD

After her 14-year-old son was shot, a mom goes to WebMD and searches "gunshot wounds" to try to solve the problem, police say. It is seven hours before she takes him to hospital.

By May 12, 2013


Be a better Web MD with Medical Translator for Chrome

Diagnosing what ails you just got easier with this Chrome extension that translates medical jargon into plain English.

By November 7, 2014


Don't expect Fitbit to integrate with Apple HealthKit anytime soon

The wearable device maker is still keeping Apple and its health data platform at arm's length, particularly after the iPhone maker cut the cord on their retail relationship.

By October 27, 2014


Bug forces Apple to delay launch of HealthKit fitness apps

Apps were expected to be released with the launch of iOS 8 today, but they were pulled at the last minute.

By September 17, 2014


New health site lets the crowd rate treatment effectiveness

CureCrowd aggregates the experiences of others by letting them score the usefulness of various treatments from 0 (no help) to 4 (cured).

By March 13, 2014


Life lessons I learned from 'Sherlock' season 3

Mustaches, mind palaces, and matchmaking: Crave's Bonnie Burton shares what she learned from season 3 of the hit BBC series.

By February 4, 2014


Doctor Wikipedia is top medical resource for patients and doctors

Report: Wikipedia is now the leading global resource for healthcare information, not just for patients, but doctors as well.

By January 30, 2014


"Smart Diaper" with QR code may track tots' urinary health

New disposable diapers making a run on Indiegogo test a baby's pee to track urinary tract infections, dehydration, or kidney woes.

By July 11, 2013


Internet, social media least trusted industries for privacy

Google, Facebook, Yahoo, and AOL were just four of the tech companies missing from Ponemon's Top 20 list of the most trusted companies.

By January 29, 2013


1 in 3 people have gone online to diagnose a health problem

A full 35 percent of people polled say they've tried to figure out a medical issue by checking it out online, according to a new Pew study.

By January 15, 2013