An illness called ciguatera poisoning, which is caused by eating certain fish, is more common in Florida than previously believed, a new study finds
An armless Arizona woman became the first female to fly with her feet five years ago — and now she’s showing people what it’s like to feel limitless without limbs.
States can still use the sedative drug midazolam in lethal injections, according to today's Supreme Court decision.
The bacterium Yersinia pestis has inflicted almost unimaginable misery upon humankind over the centuries, killing an estimated 200 million or more people and triggering...
In an international study, plastic surgeons from different countries had varying preferences for the ideal size and shape of breasts and size of areolas.
Liberia confirmed a second case of Ebola on Tuesday just a day after authorities said they had detected a new case of the deadly virus previously thought to have been...
In the U.S., preventable risk factors still account for 50 percent of deaths from cardiovascular disease among adults age 45 to 79, according to a new analysis
July Fourth fireworks fill the skies across the nation with more than sparkling bursts of color. They spew pollution, too.