Mon, Jun 21, 2010 12:29 AM by Lindsey Tanner, AP
Patients' demands and the fast pace of the ER also play a role in overtesting.
Fri, Jun 18, 2010 5:43 PM by Reuters
NexBio's Fludase may fight a common but little-known virus called parainfluenza virus.
Coca-Cola : Coming Together
Fri, Jun 18, 2010 11:31 AM by Julie Steenhuysen, Reuters
States like California and North Carolina have weighed a tax on sweetened soft drinks to defray the cost of obesity-related diseases.
Thu, Jun 17, 2010 4:08 PM by Tan Ee Lyn, Reuters
Genetic research suggests that H1N1 has been circulating for at least a decade, probably in pigs.
Wed, Jun 16, 2010 7:02 PM by Rachel Cohen, AP
A Northwestern professor says he's found a way to objectively evaluate players in a sport with few statistics because of the rarity of goals.
Wed, Jun 16, 2010 3:14 PM
Video: The infamous rocker has reportedly made plans to have scientists study his DNA for clues on how drugs are absorbed by the body after his death.
Wed, Jun 16, 2010 10:31 AM by Matthew Perrone, AP
The pill failed to make a significant impact on libido in two studies, but women did report more sexually satisfying experiences.
Wed, Jun 16, 2010 3:01 AM by Shannon Dininny, AP
The food industry has focused on finding the most virulent strain of E. coli and hasn't regularly tested for six less common strains.
Tue, Jun 15, 2010 11:54 PM by Katherine Butler
The blaring plastic trumpets produce a signature noise for the 2010 World Cup. Here's why they're driving some people up the wall.
Tue, Jun 15, 2010 3:55 PM by Kate Kelland, Reuters
Tranexamic acid, or TXA, helps stem excessive bleeding and costs about $4.50 per gram.
Tue, Jun 15, 2010 12:44 PM
Video: A woman with no health insurance shoots herself to get surgery for the debilitating pain she had been experiencing in her shoulder.
Tue, Jun 15, 2010 9:57 AM by Associated Press
Britain's top transplant official said that lungs from a smoker can work normally.
Mon, Jun 14, 2010 1:32 PM by Reuters
The FDA has been reviewing data on a potential link between a common sunscreen additive and skin cancer.
Mon, Jun 14, 2010 11:07 AM by Marilynn Marchione, AP
CT scans may be easier and faster than other methods, but they come with a price: Increased cancer risk.
Mon, Jun 14, 2010 9:12 AM by Care2.com
Five-year-study shows that exposure to increased levels of the compound is associated with sexual dysfunction and other problems.