The CDC has issued new safe sex guidelines in response to the Zika virus
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated vaccine recommendations for HPV.
In response to surging cases of Zika-caused birth defects abroad and in the US, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued interim guidelines on recommended care for pregnant women potentially exposed to the mosquito-borne illness.
Federal health officials released new mammogram guidelines recommending breast exams every two years for average-risk women starting at 50 amid dissenting expert opinions from medical groups.
A freshly rolled out dietary guidelines jointly authored by the US Health and US Agriculture Departments advised Americans to cut back their consumption of added sugar, salt, and cholesterol-laden foods and instead shift to healthier diets composed of more fruits and vegetables
Chief Medical Officer, Dame Sally Davies, is all set to announce the reduction in daily intake of alcohol for men and women, said Daily Mail
A recently published review of brain-dead policies in hospitals across the US revealed glaring errors and practices not aligned with medically-proven standards approved by American Academy of Neurology.
A new study is reporting that Americans who undergo myocardial perfusion imaging tend to be exposed to more radiation when compared to patients from other countries.
The American Cancer Society and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) have issued joint guidelines for breast cancer survivors
British lawmakers will back a tax on sugar in order to fight childhood obesity.
Researchers have published a supplement that offers a thorough evaluation of the current treatments for pediatric hydrocephalus as well as updated evidence based recommendations for their use.
U.S. federal officials have issued stricter guidelines for health care workers to follow when caring for Ebola patients.
A new study compared the care delivered to patients coming to hospital emergency departments (EDs) for acute asthma attacks in recent years with data gathered more than 15 years earlier and found existing inconsistencies in how well hospitals are meeting nationally established treatment guidelines.
Researchers have evaluated the rate of physician adherence to the American Urological Association guidelines on the management of benign prostatic hyperplasia/lower urinary tract symptoms (BPH/LUTS). The evaluation could establish a benchmark for future research.
The United States Preventive Services Task Force has issued new guidelines for overweight adults with an increased risk of developing heart conditions.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.