A woman's garbled text message to her son had an underlying message: She was having a stroke
Going into the blocked artery of someone who is having a stroke to remove the clot is more likely to produce a good recovery than treatment with just clot-busting drugs,...
Hugging, like maintaining a healthy diet and exercise regimen, may boost the body’s immune system and protect from infection, Carnegie Mellon University researchers have found.
The mumps outbreak responsible for benching at least 13 players in the National Hockey League has likely reached its peak, health experts say.
Increasingly severe heat waves and more frequent and intense flooding due to climate change will spur the spread of cholera in vulnerable regions of the world, new research...
Investigators routinely analyze pubic hairs found at crime scenes where rape is suspected, but it's rare that the hair has its root, and thus sufficient DNA to identify its...
Older women often silently suffer from treatable urinary incontinence, researchers say.
More than 100 students at a Long Island elementary school were absent Tuesday after more than 30 reported suffering from flu-like symptoms, CBS New York reported.
Actively engaging in music classes can help improve literacy in children, suggests research published Tuesday in the journal Frontiers in Psychology.
The Food and Drug Administration urged consumers to avoid using pure caffeine powder, a potent substance linked to the deaths of two young men.