A two-year old toddler from Dudley, Northumberland, UK inadvertently suffers from another life threatening liver disease as a result of repeated blasts of chemotherapy to treat neuroblastoma.
The Chikungunya virus can lead to more deadly side effects than experts expected, a new study reported.
Xylitol, a sugar-substitute used in human foods, is extremely toxic for dogs.
According to a new study, many prescription drug abusers do not know how to respond to an overdose.
In order to end rabies throughout the world, experts stated that mass dog vaccinations in troublesome areas are needed.
According to health officials, more than 700 infants from Texas might have been exposed to tuberculosis.
Obstetricians from Loyola University Health System are recommending pregnant women to get vaccinated against pertussis during their third trimester.
According to researchers, severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID), dubbed "Bubble Boy" disease, is two times more common than experts believed.
The President of Sierra Leona has announced a state of emergency over Ebola.
In a new report, the U.S. Surgeon General called skin cancer a "major public health problem," and urged people to avoid tanning.
A new study found that more runners die from heat exhaustion than heart conditions.
A new CDC analysis found that Lou Gehrig's disease affects around 12,000 people.
A new study found that men who underwent a vasectomy were more likely to develop aggressive prostate cancer.
The United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has conditionally approved a new vaccine to fight pig virus this week.
According to a new report, 12 million American adults are misdiagnosed each year.
Medicaid, America's most prominent health insurance program, is a boon for pregnant women, as well as women who are trying to conceive a child. It covers a plethora of reproductive healthcare services, including family planning and pregnancy-related care (prenatal services, childbirth, and postpartum services and care) without cost-sharing. Medicaid law strictly prohibits the states from charging co-payments, deductibles, or other such service charges.