• Katy Human

  • Record Growth

    April 3, 2018

    Maureen Riordan learned when she was pregnant that her daughter would have cystic fibrosis, a dangerous genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections. The Chicago… Continue Reading »

  • To Boldly Go

    October 27, 2017

    Movies and video clips may show astronauts drifting slowly by windows, gazing into the quiet depth of space, but don’t kid yourself: human space flight… Continue Reading »

  • Common Thread

    April 5, 2016

    Anne McCullom loved sandwiches and pasta. “Those were my favorite foods,” the 34-year-old Indiana resident says, almost wistfully. It’s been seven years since she ate... Continue Reading »

  • Maximizing Your Health Data

    June 29, 2015

    Imagine a patient with congestive heart failure, someone who has been hospitalized twice in 12 months to remove fluid from his lungs. In both cases,… Continue Reading »