Mon, Jan 03, 2011 10:18 AM by LiveScience
Even after 100 years of medical progress, diseases and viruses like tuberculosis and the plague still spread in many countries.
Mon, Jan 03, 2011 6:51 AM by Marilynn Marchione, AP
The blood test is so sensitive that it can spot a single cancer cell lurking among a billion healthy ones.
Coca-Cola : Coming Together
Thu, Dec 30, 2010 11:06 PM by LiveScience
Once they fly into this lethal maternity ward, there’s no getting out alive. The traps could help prevent the spread of dengue fever, a mosquito-transmitted disease like malaria.
Thu, Dec 30, 2010 9:33 PM by John Seewer, AP
Since 1996, 35 children have been diagnosed — and three have died — from cancer — all within a 12-mile wide circle in Ohio.
Thu, Dec 30, 2010 2:11 PM by Michael d'Estries
Actress reveals her struggles with bulimia in the wake of popular television series.
Thu, Dec 30, 2010 10:00 AM by Matt Hickman
All that beer (or whatever you were drinking) sounded good at the time, but now you're paying the price. We've got you covered.
Wed, Dec 29, 2010 6:17 PM by LiveScience
A happy spouse may mean a happy life, study finds.
Tue, Dec 28, 2010 3:24 PM by Glenn Adams, AP
The Sugarloaf resort in Carrabassett Valley said about six people were injured when five chairs fell an estimated 25 to 30 feet.
Tue, Dec 28, 2010 3:21 PM by Alison McCook, Reuters
Doctors remain unsure when to start screening, or how often, smokers for lung cancer despite the benefits.
Tue, Dec 28, 2010 1:19 PM by Reuters
Soy supplements do not place women at risk for breast cancer, but study only looked at one particular type of soy supplement.
Tue, Dec 28, 2010 10:29 AM by LiveScience
Yes, there are couples who wait for a deep level of commitment before sex, but it's far more common for two people to explore sexual compatibility before making long-term plans. Does either method lead to better marriages?
Tue, Dec 28, 2010 9:01 AM
Video: NBC’s Bob Dotson catches up with the small-town doctor of Rushville, Ill., who has never taken a day off and keeps his fees as they were in 1955.
Mon, Dec 27, 2010 9:32 PM by Lauran Neergaard, AP
Scientists are testing an implanted pacemaker-like device that helps keep airways open by zapping the tongue during sleep.
Mon, Dec 27, 2010 7:17 PM by Siel Ju
Have you made a resolution to eat more raw food in 2011? Learn how to make deliciously sweet raw desserts with video tutorials from eco-chefs.
Mon, Dec 27, 2010 7:13 PM by Katherine Butler
New research finds that oxytocin, the love hormone, can relieve severe pain.