The World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared Africa free of Ebola on Thursday.
Pop-rock genius and avant-garde British musician, David Bowie, breathed his last following a year and a half battle with cancer two days after the release of his farewell album Blackstar
A new report by American Cancer Society revealed a 23% drop of cancer deaths nationwide since the recorded peak in 1991 but continues to be the biggest killer among Americans in 21 US states.
People who have undergone an organ transplant are more likely to die from cancer, a new study
Brenham-based creamery Blue Bell rolled its products back to Louisiana and Florida stores after an eight-month absence brought about by Listeria scare that resulted to three confirmed deaths.
The U.S. Department of Justice has opened an investigation into Blue Bell Creameries over the Listeria outbreak
An Oregon-based research suggests that people have at least a four-week window with warning signs prior to sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).
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.
Brazil is advising women not to get pregnant due to the potential dangers from the Zika virus, which is spreading across the nation.
Former US President Jimmy Carter shared the sudden death of his 28 year-old grandson in an emotionally-filled announcement to his Maranatha Baptist Congregation barely two weeks after telling the public that he’s cancer-free.
A recent study has found that coffee can reduce people's risk of dying from certain illnesses.
A large trial has concluded that screenings for ovarian cancer can effectively lower death risk.
The infant mortality rate in the United States fell to a new low in 2014, new federal data revealed.
The World Health Organization (WHO) says too many children are dying from foodborne illnesses.
A second participant involved in Zafgen's late phase trial for an obesity drug has died.