Mon, Jul 19, 2010 9:48 PM by Katherine Butler
Researchers find new gel reduces the chance of getting AIDS by 39 percent and the risk of genital herpes by 51 percent.
Mon, Jul 19, 2010 5:16 PM by Frederik Joelving, Reuters
Post-traumatic epilepsy, as the seizure disorder is known, is common after brain injuries sustained in battle.
Coca-Cola : Coming Together
Mon, Jul 19, 2010 9:42 AM by Starre Vartan
Turmeric, a widely available and popular spice, can keep the brain sharp -- naturally.
Mon, Jul 19, 2010 8:37 AM
An interview with Mark Pendergrast about his suspenseful new book.
Sun, Jul 18, 2010 4:57 PM by Randolph E. Schmid, AP
Scientists are testing a patch with tiny needles that barely penetrate the skin before they dissolve and release the vaccine.
Fri, Jul 16, 2010 6:09 PM by Katherine Butler
New study shows 'July Effect' is real, and that patients should practice caution while accepting medical care in that month or over the weekend.
Thu, Jul 15, 2010 12:37 PM by Caroline Humer
Americans had more symptoms of depression than Russians, who generally are believed to be unhappier than Americans.
Thu, Jul 15, 2010 9:26 AM by Kate Kelland, Reuters
Many governments are offering financial incentives to encourage people to drop their bad habits and live more healthily.
Thu, Jul 15, 2010 2:32 AM by Mike Stobbe, AP
Lorcaserin caused more people to lose at least 5 percent of their body weight over one year.
Wed, Jul 14, 2010 4:17 PM by Reuters
The three diseases, Legionnaires' disease, cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis, are caused by three very different microbes.
Tue, Jul 13, 2010 7:17 PM by Shaya Tayefe Mohajer, AP
The new allegations by the Medical Board of California bolster its ongoing negligence case against Dr. Michael Kamrava.
Tue, Jul 13, 2010 5:14 PM by Reuters
Findings show that the sometimes deadly infection is making its way north into the United States.
Tue, Jul 13, 2010 4:44 PM by Carla K. Johnson, AP
A surprising 17 percent of the doctors surveyed had direct, personal knowledge of an impaired or incompetent physician in their workplaces.
Mon, Jul 12, 2010 12:07 PM by Reuters
Nearly one of every 25 traceable outbreaks of foodborne disease between 1998 and 2008 began with one of these dips.
Mon, Jul 12, 2010 9:25 AM by Dorene Internicola, Reuters
Traversing hills, especially while carrying a backpack, burns calories and strengthens muscles.