A Mayo Clinic study found that dental extractions before heart surgery could increase risk of complications.
A new study found that stethoscopes are more contaminated with bacteria than some areas of a physician's hand.
Acupuncture could help prevent fatal inflammatory disease, according to a new study.
Five children have been afflicted with a polio-like disease that has left them paralyzed, according to neurologists.
A new survey found that one-in-four Americans go to work sick.
Common infections can increase the risk of memory decline, according to a new study.
Infection contributes to an increased risk of stroke death in African-Americans compared to whites, according to a new study.
A new analysis found that during last year's flu season, vaccination rates were particularly low for adults between 18 and 64-years-old.
Starfish living along the west coast are mysteriously dying from an illness.
In Las Vegas, NV, 977 people were tested for tuberculosis. 59 of them had indictions of the disease.
Researchers reported that HIV positive people could live as long as uninfected people.
A new Consumer Group report found that 97 percent of chicken breast are infected with some kind of bacteria.
A 73-year-old Chinese woman, who was infected with a rare strain of the avian flu called H10N8, has passed away.
Researchers were able to convert plastic into antifungal agents.
The CDC warns Wisconsin residents to skip the tradition of eating cannibal sandwiches, which are made from raw meat.
If you are shopping around for a dentist, you are probably looking for someone who takes your insurance, has a great online reputation and a good standing with the Board of Dental Examiners. However, if you have a family you might be inclined to look for separate dentists for you and your kids. You may want to consider going to a family dentist. In addition to saving you time, a family dentist’s office can keep a history of your brood’s dental records in one place. A family dentist will also be able to provide many different services, so you will not have to run around from clinic to clinic when you have a problem with your teeth. Children will be able to see their parents getting treatment in the same office in which they will be treated. You and your kids will get to know the staff and feel comfortable with them.