Fri, Sep 03, 2010 1:13 PM by Frederik Joelving, Reuters
Patients in need of a kidney would get added to waiting list sooner if they've already had another organ transplant.
Fri, Sep 03, 2010 1:09 PM by Reuters
An outgunned FDA gets tough as pharmaceutical companies get creative.
Coca-Cola : Coming Together
Thu, Sep 02, 2010 7:01 PM by Maria Cheng, AP
The chances of developing esophageal cancer after taking bisphosphonates are much smaller than from causes like being obese, smoking or drinking.
Thu, Sep 02, 2010 1:19 PM by Reuters
Early menarche has been tied to a number of health risks,in addition to asthma, including heart disease and breast cancer.
Wed, Sep 01, 2010 4:33 PM by Science Nation
Video: Volunteers help scientists understand birds and changing habitats.
Wed, Sep 01, 2010 11:54 AM by Michael Felberbaum, AP
E-cigarettes are made of plastic and metal and heat a liquid nicotine solution in a disposable cartridge, creating vapor to inhale.
Wed, Sep 01, 2010 9:43 AM by Morieka Johnson
Morieka Johnson has found the spot where frugality meets fitness.
Wed, Sep 01, 2010 2:47 AM by Kate Kelland, Reuters
People are putting their health and life savings at risk to travel to private clinics for unproven and potentially dangerous stem cell treatments.
Tue, Aug 31, 2010 6:34 PM
Arsenic and lead have been found in New Orleans' soil, but in some places the levels seem to have decreased.
Tue, Aug 31, 2010 3:35 PM by Matthew Perrone, AP
The ingredient dextromethorphan, which is found in more than 100 over-the-counter medications, is sometimes abused for its euphoric effects.
Tue, Aug 31, 2010 3:13 PM by Lynne Peeples, Reuters
While monkeypox is somewhat less serious than smallpox, it can still scar and even kill its victims.
Tue, Aug 31, 2010 11:37 AM by John Platt
Before fish from the Gulf can make it to your supermarket, it must first pass the government sniff test.
Tue, Aug 31, 2010 8:56 AM by Jill Lawless, AP
Harry Potter author's mother succumbed to multiple sclerosis in 1990.
Mon, Aug 30, 2010 4:33 PM by Agence France-Presse
The risk of squamous cell carcinoma decreased substantially when a variety of fruits and vegetables were eaten.
Mon, Aug 30, 2010 7:50 AM by Kate Kelland, Reuters
Researchers found that patients with a certain DNA variant affecting regulation of a brain chemical have a greater risk of developing migraines.