President Obama plans to unveil today an expanded the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the worst outbreak of the disease in history.
U.S. government is planning new aid to Ebola-ravaged West Africa.
Senate hears testimony as the White House announces plan to aid in fight against deadly virus in West Africa.
Dr. Richard Besser is joined by a panel of experts to discuss the AACR Cancer Progress report.
U.S. troops will offer support rather than health care to Ebola patients in West Africa.
Deaths from prescription drugs quadrupled From 1999 to 2011, the CDC found.
New treatments use patients' DNA to fight cancer.
The respiratory virus that???s been sweeping the nation and sending asthmatic children to the hospital may have only been officially reported in 97 children, but experts say that???s just the tip of the iceberg.
Enterovirus D68, the respiratory illness suspected of hospitalizing hundreds of children across the nation, has now spread to the Northeast and is likely to hit the whole country.
Fitness expert Scott Cole took a deep dive into yoga at a friend???s private California home last year to produce these gorgeous photos.
By Dr. Natasha Bhuyan Despite warnings from public health experts that overprescribing antibiotics could lead to difficult-to-treat ???superbugs,??? doctors are prescribing antibiotics to children about twice as often as they are actually needed, a new study found. Researchers at Seattle Children???s Hospital examined past studies...
Learn about the latest American Ebola patients as the death toll swells.
Denver school for asthmatic children says 20 percent of student body had enterovirus.
Dr. Kent Brantly gave multiple blood donations to the improving patient.
FDA approves weight-loss drug Contrave, third in string of approvals of obesity treatments
Almost everything is for sale on the internet auction site eBay, sometimes including powerful and potentially dangerous prescription drugs.
Two children contracted e. Coli at a gathering on Labor Day weekend.
After battling blood cancer for 10 years, Stacy Erholtz has no signs of the disease, thanks to an experimental treatment that used an engineered version of the measles virus.
We go to the gym for numerous reasons, one of the top being to shed some extra pounds. But sometimes we hit a weight-loss wall and our workout regimen isn???t, well, working anymore. This can be for a variety of reasons and pinpointing the exact issue can be frustrating. Take a moment to think about your exercise routine. Here are 10 reasons why you may not be reaching your weight loss goal.
Calcium builds healthy bones and teeth and ensures your muscles, cells, and nerves work properly. Adults need about 1,000 milligrams a day???that's a little more than three 8-ounce glasses of milk???but what if you're vegan, lactose intolerant, or just don't like the taste of dairy products? Here's a little-known fact: there are lots of non-dairy foods with calcium. Here are 14 of them.
While many clients come to me to slim down, in the long run, nearly all find themselves feeling far more motivated by the numerous benefits of healthy eating outside of shedding pounds and inches.
Dr. Richard Besser reports on the growing outbreak from Monrovia, Liberia.
To help you decode what your body and brain are really saying, you've got to learn the difference between the types of hunger???from real to boredom to stress. Here's how.
Here are nine of the best and worst fillings to consider, along with a few tips to prevent sandwich calorie overkill.
Pediatric patients delighted to meet rappelling superheroes at Mayo Clinic.
Obesity ups the risk of common cancers, a new study found.
People whose twin has died have found one another on Facebook.
That love scene from "The Fault in Our Stars" is so intense.
For all the impressive advancements in medical technology, researchers and scientists still face a daunting challenge when they study the habits of the adorable but uncommunicative subjects called human infants.