A jury has awarded 6 people a whopping $1 billion over injuries they claim they received after being implanted with a faulty hip replacement device.
If a study finds no link between sugary drink consumption and health problems, there’s a 100% chance it was funded by the beverage industry.
The government has approved the 1st major clinical trial of Ecstasy to treat people with PTSD that has not responded to traditional therapy.
The number of cancer deaths in women is expected to increase 60 percent by 2030, particularly in low- and medium-income countries.
Under the 21st Century Cures Act, the FDA would be able to approve new drugs even faster than they are approved now. However, expediting drug approvals has proven deadly in the past.
Researchers say that packaged salads should be refrigerated and used on the day they are purchased to avoid the spread of Salmonella.
Studies show that curcumin, the main active component of turmeric, reduces the risk of Alzheimer’s and age-related dementia. Eating curry is good for you!
A meta-analysis of numerous studies suggests that drinking alcohol may actually cause seven types of cancer. Maybe we should all cut down a little.
Researchers have come to an unlikely conclusion – women who have had their tonsils or appendix removed are more likely to get pregnant.
Fall is a great time of year to hit the hiking trails. Be well prepared so that you can stay safe while enjoying all the beauty that the season has to offer
More communities are stopping their drinking water from being fluoridated, and a handful of U.S. towns went to the polls on Nov. 8 to voice their opinions.
Since 2009, 13 people in the U.S. have been diagnosed with a drug-resistant fungal infection that acts more like a superbug bacterium than a yeast.
Fast-food chains are spending millions of dollars to make their menu offerings more appealing to healthy buyers, but it’s not working.
Smoking causes 40% of all cancer diagnoses, but the good new is that smoking rates are dropping, and they’re about 1/3 of what they were in 1965.
A panel is recommended that the FDA approve a new experimental antibiotic, but deep concerns remain over the drug’s potential to cause serious liver injury.
New information reveals Monsanto and Dow’s weed killer Agent Orange used during the Vietnam War harmed more people than previously thought.
Spending time in nature has been linked to better health in dozens of studies, but new research states the minimum amount of time you should spend outdoors.