A newly-hired Utah-based 911 dispatcher faced the toughest test in his job yet barely two weeks in his probationary period for helping a couple deliver their baby in their car along the highway.
A report from the British National Health Service (NHS) indicates a surprising resurgence of controllable and preventable diseases dating back from Victoria-era UK.
The embattled health-conscious food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill reopened its Cleveland Circle restaurant branch where 136 Boston College students reportedly fell sick due to norovirus after receiving permission from city health officials.
NFL star Tom Brady granted an eight-year old leukemia patient’s Christmas wish by giving her a personal meet-and-greet at Gillette Stadium in Massachusetts before flying off to a game in New York
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) officially declares in their published guide for HIV-positive youths that non-disclosure of HIV status to sexual partners is a human right earning outrage from critics.
Weight loss tops US list of leading New Year’s resolutions for 2016 at 12% in a recently conducted poll.
A new strain of norovirus also known as ‘winter-vomiting disease’ is blamed for the recent upsurge of gastrointestinal illnesses across the US which is expected to increase by 50% as the winter season sets in.
US health regulators okays the marketing and use of gout drug Zurampic (lesinurad) by AztraZeneca albeit with conditions including further heart and kidney assessment.
Health authorities in New York have finally softened up on marijuana use allowing New Yorkers to register for the state’s medical marijuana program which is bound to start January next year.
A Ohio University-led study suggests that stern graphic warnings accompanied by strongly worded health caution on cigarette packaging can help smokers to stop smoking.
Amid waves of plummeting stock price and declining sales, burrito chain Chipotle Mexican Grill alter safety procedures and cooking methods in an apparent bid to save its health-conscious diner base.
An alarming surge in the number of infants born with brain disoders linked to mosquito-borne virus forced Brazilian authorities to declare nationwide state of emergency and advice women to postpone pregnancy plans.
Recent studies showed the viability of utilizing antidepressants in minimizing the onset of Alzheimer’s, dementia, and other chronic neurodegenerative disorders.
Former first lady and Democratic presidential aspirant Hillary promises $2 billion annual funding on Alzheimer’s research initiative and other care-related proposals.
A draft guidelines released by U.S. Preventive Services Task Force strongly recommends cholesterol-lowering statin drugs to adults aged 40-75 with 10% heart risk in the next 10 years to prevent heart attacks and other cardiovascular diseases.