The FDA is adding a stronger boxed warning on a dangerous class of antibiotics know for causing serious, and sometimes permanent, side effects.
Researchers have discovered a gene linked to causing ALS — and it is said that the Ice Bucket Challenge’s flood of donations two years ago largely helped.
The UN says that babies who are not breastfed within the first 23 hours of being born are 40 percent more likely to die within their first 28 days.
A new study shows that sitting for 8 hours per day can be as dangerous as obesity and even smoking, and you need to exercise this much to undo the damage.
A new study may help explain why the ill symptoms some people experience after eating wheat but who don’t have celiac disease.
Texas health officials stated that Blue Bell Creameries will be paying a fine of $850,000 to rectify damage caused by the listeria outbreak at their plant.
A team of bacteriologists found that 9% of humans have a bacteria in their noses which could have the ability to help kill off the dreaded MRSA bacteria.
A drug being tested and developed to help treat Alzheimer’s, known as leuco-methylthioninium-bis (LMTM), recently yielded disappointing results.
Does magnesium lower blood pressure, or should you not worry about it? Here is what the research says about magnesium and blood pressure.
Recent studies suggest doctors may someday be able to create a noninvasive test to detect Alzheimer’s disease based on patients’ sense of smell.
A new study shows that the spice cinnamon may be able to help with learning ability due to the numerous compounds in the spice.
Twelve people in New Hampshire have been sickened with the same strain of E. coli, with ground beef thought to be the cause.
Estimates show that around 1.65 million women in Latin America could be infected with Zika while they are pregnant, with Brazil carrying the highest number.
An alternative to metal heart stents, dissolvable heart stents have recently been approved by the FDA for use on patients in the United States.
A study explains why some women with unexplained fertility issues are unable to conceive – the women had copies of a rare form of the herpes virus.
Researchers are looking for volunteers to be injected with ketamine to evaluate whether or not it can be used as a treatment for alcoholism.
A new study suggests that fracking may contribute to higher instances of asthma, with those living near fracking sites having trouble with controlling asthma.