Nov 17, 2017 1:05
Civil rights icon Reverend Jesse Jackson reveals he has Parkinson's disease, a neurological ailment that gets progressively worse, threatening the mobility for the 7 to 10 million people struck with the disease worldwide.
Nov 9, 2017 2:13
Celebrity chef, restaurateur and 'Top Chef' star Tom Colicchio extends his formidable reach beyond his kitchens to Capitol Hill, where he fights to end hunger, particularly among America's veterans.
Nov 9, 2017 1:56
Superbugs resistant to antibiotics could be among the next big threats to human health. A new exhibition in London looks at the threat.
Oct 30, 2017 1:03
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration proposed on Monday a rule that would revoke the right of companies to say that soy protein protects the heart, citing lack of proof.
Oct 26, 2017 1:28
Stanford University researchers found that frequent marijuana users have 20 percent more sex than those who abstain from smoking pot.
Oct 25, 2017 1:42
Democrats are losing ground in the fight to save Obamacare after a U.S. judge in San Francisco on Wednesday refused to block President Donald Trump's decision to end subsidy payments to health insurers.
Oct 23, 2017 1:13
A U.S. judge on Monday appeared skeptical toward a request from several states that want him to order the administration of Republican President Donald Trump to continue payments to health insurers under Obamacare.
Oct 11, 2017 2:33
Hospitals across the U.S. are offering $10,000 signing bonuses, free housing and other perks to attract more nurses during an acute shortage.
Oct 11, 2017 2:15
With the U.S. in the midst of a dire nursing shortage, hospitals across America are hiring international nurses to help.
Sep 20, 2017 2:10
A new deal will see two companies provide state-of-the-art AIDS drugs to poor African countries at just $75 per patient for a year's supply.
Aug 15, 2017 1:58
Here's come the sun - and the counterfeit eyewear that won't aptly protect your eyes for viewing the first coast-to-coast solar eclipse in 100 years.
Aug 11, 2017 1:57
U.S. President Donald Trump declared America's opioid crisis a 'national emergency' Thursday, but many who struggle with addiction are helped by the expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act - which Trump is intent on repealing.