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?
The medical alert came after an Ohio teen died from a caffeine overdose days before his high...
Health alert issued for the viral disease that originated in the Caribbean. ...
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.
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.
Working with a team of researchers at the Harvard Wyss Institute, Doctor Praveen Arany has found a way to coax stem cells into the production of dentin, a material that forms the backbone of teeth.
The American Academy of Pediatrics said the measles vaccine given to children under six does not associate with autism.
David Green, President of Harvard Apparatus Regenerative Technology, explains how the tracheas are made in the lab.
A group of shareholders, led by Yujiro Hara, opposes the hiring of foreign executives at Takeda Pharmaceutical, the biggest drug company in Japan, calling it a “hijacking by foreign capital.”