Nearly 20 million cases of a sexually transmitted disease infection are reported each year in the United States and the number could be higher because many sufferers don’t show symptoms.
Patients with a common genetic mutation may be more susceptible to visual problems because of an active ingredient in Viagra.
We all know losing weight takes more than just a diet. Now even your fork and plate are being engineered to help you slim down.
A compound found in hops helps younger mice improve their memory but had no effect on older animals.
Overweight students at a Florida high school will be receiving a wristband for researchers to track their activity levels.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
While searching for a cancer cure, Dr. James Lechleiter discovered compounds that stimulate the special cells that protect the brain from long-term damage.
The Obama administration says consumers in most states will have more insurance options next year under the president’s health care law. The Health and Human Services department on Tuesday reported a net increase of 63 insurers joining the market in 44 states.
Americans suffer needless discomfort and undergo unwanted and costly care as they die, in part because of a medical system ruled by “perverse incentives” for aggressive care and not enough conversation about what people want, according to a report released Wednesday.
With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?