About two-thirds of Americans believe drug companies are to blame for the opioid crisis, although nearly as many hold drug users themselves responsible, a new poll finds.
A Delaware girl was bitten by a blood-sucking kissing bug inside her home.
Ball pits are colorful, fun and ... crawling with germs, so says a study published late last month in the American Journal of Infection Control.
It’s often the ones we love who hurt us the most – in this case, the offender being ice cream.
A mom in Texas says she isn’t about to let a tragic injury keep her from feeling beautiful inside and out.
Meat producers in Georgia and Illinois have issued the recalls after products shipped to distributors tested positive for E. coli contamination.
Teens who vape may not realize how much nicotine they are consuming — if they aware they are consuming it at all — when using e-cigarettes, a new study released this week found.
The benefits of eating elderberries when you have the flu — especially to fight off symptoms of the nasty virus — have long been documented. But a new study released this week claims to have discovered why that is.
U.S. measles cases in 2019 have climbed to their highest level in 25 years, officials announced Wednesday.
An insect known as a “kissing bug” has bitten a girl in Delaware in the state’s first reported case, health officials confirmed last week.
"Hopefully by seeing what my baby has been through, people will stop leaving candles unattended."
Of the 156 people with reported cases, 20 were hospitalized.
The woman went into a coma after the car in which she was riding collided with a bus in the United Arab Emirates in 1991, when she was 32 years old. She didn’t regain consciousness until 2018, in a hospital room in Germany.
A 20-year-old woman in Dallas, Tex., rushed to the hospital after waking one morning with a bumpy rash on her arms, legs, scalp and torso — and was soon after informed her unusual skin lesions were caused by a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can cause serious complications if left untreated.
A patient’s “window request” for pizza was more than answered this weekend after about a dozen pies showed up at Golisano Children’s Hospital in Rochester.
Voice analysis software can help detect post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in veterans based on their speech, a study suggests.
As a disturbing surge in measles cases has been reported nationwide, Professor of Medicine at New York University Dr. Marc Siegel warns that if you were vaccinated between a certain time frame, you might not be as immune to the disease as you think.
A Los Angeles-based news anchor took to Facebook on Sunday to share “the scariest moment" of her life as a warning for parents whose kids received baskets full of candy on Easter.
A Florida woman who sliced through a nerve and severed an artery in her hand while trying to cut an avocado said she still has numbness in her ring finger nearly one year after the accident.