Researchers say that common household chemicals found in cosmetics and plastics could accelerate menopause in women by up to four years.
Scientists at Duke University say they’ve created the first lab-grown human skeletal muscles...
The measles outbreak with roots in Disneyland continues to spread, with at least 75 confirmed...
Illinois health officials are looking into whether a case of measles can be traced to Disneyland. So far, at least 88 people in eight states have been infected.
State officials are working to stem the spread of a measles outbreak that began in California. Vanderbilt University’s Dr. William Schaffner discusses ways to protect your health.
Dr. Sanjay Gupta dismisses the idea that you can get the flu from the flu shot or from being outside in cold weather.
Researchers say that women who use birth control pills for five years or more may have an increased risk of brain tumors. Also, many adults do not get the weekly recommendations for physical activity.
Having the dark brew may help prevent the most dangerous kind of skin cancer.
ABC News' Dr. Richard Besser discusses a new study that shows a phenomenon that could affect your child.
Forty-five deaths so far this season after the flu vaccine proves to be only 23% effective.
Mouthwash should be incorporated into your daily routine to improve oral hygiene, but are you using the right one?
Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains how scientists identify flu hot spots, and how you can use that info to protect your family.
More than 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain, with five to eight million needing powerful narcotics to fight the pain. However, an expert panel is declaring there is little evidence these treatment programs work
The measles outbreak is spreading fear well beyond California. One victim traveled to the Seattle-area for the holidays, flying there and back to California on two different airlines. The woman was not vaccinated. Carter Evans reports how she is the latest example of a controversial trend.
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and medical contributor Dr. Tara Narula talk about the measles vaccine and how effective vaccines can be years after the drug is administered.
Drug bioavailability is a major concern for all pharmaceutical companies. Being able to deliver the therapeutic benefits of the treatment at the right dosage and at the correct time and for the proper duration is a major stumbling block for any drug development program.
With high levels of flu activity spreading, the CDC urges doctors to increase use of antiviral medicines.