No Link Found Between Low Sperm Count, Birth Defects

SUNDAY, May 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Having a low sperm count doesn't seem to determine whether a man's children will be born with birth defects, a new study indicates.

Urine Test May Help Spot Dangerous Blood Clots

SUNDAY, May 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers say they've created a simple urine test that detects the presence of dangerous blood clots in the lungs more accurately than the current blood test.

Third U.S. Man Tests Positive for MERS Virus, CDC Reports

SATURDAY, May 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A third U.S. man -- from Illinois -- has tested positive for the MERS virus but shows no signs of the illness, federal health officials reported Saturday.