Published April 30, 2013
Drugs that block estrogen may lower women's risk of breast cancer for 10 years, according to a new review of studies.
Published April 29, 2013
Not getting enough sleep may harm men’s sperm, a new study says
Published April 25, 2013
Health habits during childhood and adolescence may play a crucial role in people's risk of stroke later in life, a new study finds.
Published April 23, 2013
Many parents give their young children cough or cold medicines that the kids don't need, and that could cause harm, researchers say.
Published April 22, 2013
The way the people around us respond to stressful events — whether those people react negatively or positively — may be contagious when we are in the midst of a major life transition, a new study says
Published April 17, 2013
Lyme disease is shifting northward within the U.S., with cases in northern states on the rise while cases in southern states decline, a new study says.
Published April 09, 2013
About one in eight working-age adults say they have skipped doses of their medications or delayed filling prescriptions because of the cost, according to a new government report.
Published April 04, 2013
A man in Austria developed a cataract shaped like a star in his eye after he was punched, according to a report of his case.
Published March 21, 2013
Children's health and well-being are better off when parents who want to marry are allowed to do so regardless of their sexual orientation, a leading pediatricians' group said today
Published March 19, 2013
Women who receive bad news after a mammogram may have psychological difficulties — regardless of whether they later turn out to actually have breast cancer, a new study shows