(Reuters Health) - U.S. teens who report being bullied are three times more likely to say they have access to loaded guns than kids who weren't bullied, a new study found.
Danielle Dick, 31, from Goddard, Kansas, was diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma skin cancer in April. She was 17 weeks pregnant with twins when the masses were found in her brain and stomach.
Swedish scientists found for every two-point increase in body mass index (BMI) from eight to 20, men were 20 per cent more likely to have a stroke.
(Reuters Health) - With the Trump Administration threatening to loosen air pollution controls, a new study is showing that even existing rules are causing tens of thousands of extra deaths in the Unit
A common way people deal with stress is eating, reaching for junk food when tensions are high. US and Australian nutritionists and dietitians recommend going for a walk or listening to music.
Less is probably more when it comes to a convincing smile, a new study finds.
Fine particulates and ozone in the air increase the risk of premature death.
New study spotlights three methods doctors could employ with patients when treating conditions that require opioid-based painkillers but limit risk for addiction.
A new microscope could help surgeons remove breast tumors completely, reducing the number of women who must undergo repeat procedures.
Walgreens Boots Alliance announced a new collaboration with diagnostic testing firm LabCorp “to develop and operate patient service centers within” certain Walgreens drugstores.
April's high levels of rainfall led to continued flooding across the GTA's many beaches, creating a "breeding ground" for mosquitos and of course, West Nile Virus
(Reuters Health) - In Oregon, the rate of cardiac arrests happening outside of hospitals fell significantly after implementation of the Affordable Care Act and its expansion of health insurance covera
How to cook healthy meals with fresh ingredients and seasonal items.
When someone you love dies, every single relationship in your life is reevaluated.
ABC News' Olivia Smith and Chef Yasmina Ksikes show how to make dishes featuring the best flavors of summer.
Republicans are touting that premiums would go down under their health care legislation, but that reflects insurance that would cover a smaller share of the cost of medical bills
Researchers in Finland found in a recent study that low socioeconomic status in childhood increases risk for cardiac structure and function issues in adulthood.
(Reuters Health) - Cancer survivors are less than half as likely to be exposed to secondhand smoke as they were a generation ago, a U.S. study suggests.
PHOENIX (Reuters) - Firefighters struggled to control a fast-growing wildfire in central Arizona on Wednesday, prompting the governor to warn that the coming hours would be crucial in battling the bla
President Donald Trump says the health care package is "working along very well" and suggested there could be a "big surprise coming."
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, or FDA, has taken two new steps to provide more lower-cost prescription drug alternatives and increase competition.
The federal government plans to spend $8 million over five years to establish a mentorship network for First Nations, Métis and Inuit health research
The pastor of a church that rejects modern medicine is due in court in Pennsylvania on a charge that he failed to report suspected abuse when his 2-year-old granddaughter died of pneumonia
Count Maine's Republican Gov. Paul LePage among those opposing the Senate health care bill
LONDON (Reuters) - The World Bank has launched a "pandemic bond" to support an emergency financing facility intended to release money quickly to fight a major health crisis like the 2014 Ebola outbrea
Just how long can humans live? Biologists at Montreal's McGill University having been studying the question and say if there’s a limit, they haven’t
SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria has found that food products sold by multinational companies in the country contained different ingredients to identical-brand products sold in Austria and Germany, and said
(Reuters) - Vectura Group Plc said on Wednesday it has signed an exclusive deal with Sandoz AG, a unit of Swiss drugmaker Novartis, to develop a generic copy of an existing combined lung therapy for t
Researchers at Dartmouth Norris Cotton Cancer Center have found that electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, use increases the risk of cigarette smoking in youth.
A new report reveals the extent and severity of America's drug problems. It found that marijuana is the nation's drug of choice, with 70 percent of study participants using it.
An acute heart attack should not be viewed in isolation – myocardial infarction is a "systemic" condition with an impact upon the whole body and engenders responses in other organs, such as liver and
A new method used to perform geochemical analysis of fossilized eggs from China has shown that oviraptorosaurs incubated their eggs with their bodies within a 35–40° C range, similar to extant birds t
Stem cell research holds huge potential for medicine and human health. In particular, human embryonic stem cells (ESCs), with their ability to turn into any cell in the human body, are essential to th
Sleep disturbances can warn of worsening suicidal thoughts in young adults, independent of the severity of an individual's depression, a study has found.