A new study is raising questions about a common hysterectomy procedure, power morcellation, that...
The medical alert came after an Ohio teen died from a caffeine overdose days before his high...
In Vermont, a new health care experiment is under the microscope.
New research casts doubt on the most common treatment for lower back pain. Also, checking your pulse frequently after a stroke may be the best way to prevent another stroke.
GSK CEO Sir Andrew Witty and CFO Simon Dingemans on the group’s Q2 2014 results and strategy update.
Drug companies and medical device makers are making multi-billion-dollar merger deals to avoid high U.S. corporate taxes. How do so-called "inversion deals" work?
Researchers have been working on an AIDS vaccine since the 1980s. So what's taking so long?
The Mayo Clinic is testing the safety and effectiveness of taking stem cells from a patient's own fat and injecting them into their spinal fluid to slow the progression of ALS.
Committee to Reduce Infection Deaths Chairman Betsy McCaughey on the CDC’s admission that its scientists mishandled anthrax and deadly flu strains.
A nine year old Kansas girl is the latest victim of a rare brain infection that lives in warm, standing water.
There are already several needle-free vaccines on the market, so why can't all vaccines come without a painful jab in the arm?
Researchers announced a new technique that may help detect Alzheimer's decades before diagnosis. They're looking for signs of it in the most unusual place: the eye.
Consumer Reports advises parents to avoid spray sunscreens for their kids while the FDA investigates potential risks.
Debunking three myths surrounding the tick-borne disease.
More than 5 million people in the U.S. are living with Alzheimer's. Now British researchers say they have developed a blood test that could reveal early changes in the brain related to the disease - before a patient has symptoms.
Researchers are hoping a dog’s extraordinary sense of smell can play a role in creating a new test that detects ovarian cancer in tissue samples.
The Cleveland Clinic released a study which found that 99 percent of all Alzheimer's drugs developed in the past decade have failed.