A 7-month old Seattle baby got a life-saving heart transplant just days before the situation could become extremely hopeless
A new strain of drug resistant ‘super lice’ sweeps through 25 states affecting mostly children.
The American Heart Association (AHA) has rolled out a number of recommended heart-healthy foods after grading them according to Heart Health Index.
Cleveland Clinic has just performed the first uterine transplant in the US adding another option for childless couples to have a baby.
Chinese scientists created the first lab-produced sperm from stem cells to breed healthy mice which may become a potential treatment for male infertility in the future.
Obama nominee Robert Califf has been recently confirmed as the new commissioner of FDA amid frustration over widespread painkiller abuse as well as his supposed links to big drug firms during his years as clinical researcher at Duke University.
The Australian Senate has recently voted to amend its Narcotic Drugs Act that finally paved the way for the legalization of medical marijuana in the country.
New 14 cases of Zika infections have been reportedly caused by sexual intercourse involving females whose male sex partners have recently traveled to major Zika outbreak areas according to US health authorities.
A baby western lowland gorilla, a critically endangered species, has just been born at the Bristol Zoo Gardens via C-section after her mother manifested signs and symptoms of pre-eclampsia.
Thirty-nine-year old Scottish-born nurse Pauline Cafferkey is back in the hospital again after two previous hospitalizations due to recurring Ebola which has now caused meningitis in her brain.
Antiretroviral therapy for HIV positive mothers is linked to small but significant effect on infant’s development according to a new Harvard-led study.
New findings suggest a 64% drop in HPV infections since the anti-STD vaccine was introduced a decade ago.
Nobel Peace Laureate and spiritual head of the Tibetan branch of Buddhism addressed a faithful crowd in Minneapolis amid concerns of failing health.
A sophomore student decided to leave campus as norovirus rages on at the University of Michigan which sickened more than 100 students.
Health authorities in South Africa has just confirmed its first case of Zika after a Colombian businessman tested positive for the virus after showing signs and symptoms associated with the mosquito-borne illness.
Until recently, patients suffering from common ophthalmic ailments such as retinal disorders, glaucoma, and dry eye have largely been prescribed anti-inflammatory, anti-infective, anti-glaucoma, and anti-allergy agents, in addition to off-label steroidal medications, and warm compresses.