Australian researchers found that young ex-prisoners can be up to 20 times more likely to die once they leave prison when compared to people within the wider community.
Researchers found that current anti-doping systems for sports are ineffective.
Plain packaging really does make smoking less sexy, a new study suggests.
Survival rates for malignant melanoma in the UK has risen from 50 percent to 80 percent.
Doctors will start enlisting early stage breast cancer patients in a trial with the DigniCap brand of cooling caps to test whether or not these caps can prevent chemo hair loss without affecting cancer treatment.
A Michigan grandpa discovered a loaded marijuana pipe inside a Burger King Kids Meal he bought for his four-year-old grandson.
Researchers found that nearly a quarter of victims own a gun.
A new study has linked two blood pressure drugs used to reduce blood pressure in people with diabetes to lower risk rates of heart attack, stroke of heart failure.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration just approved a new drug to treat mantle cell lymphoma.
Researchers discovered a potentially new way to treat arthritis and cancer without the side effects that increase heart attack and stroke risks.
The CDC chief, Tom Frieden announced yesterday that doctors must be more selective when it comes to prescribing patients with narcotic painkillers.
The State of Maine just passed a law that will allow residents to mail order in their prescription drugs from foreign countries.
Researchers found that Simvastatin, a cholesterol-lowering drug blocked the effects of aerobic exercise for overweight and obese people.
Researchers found that foods high on the dietary glycemic index trigger the brain's nucleus accumbens similarly to how addictive drugs do.
A 41-year-old man from Ohio was found naked, bloody and screaming on the grounds of a Michigan school after police say he tore off parts of his penis while high on magic mushrooms.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.