Even though medical marijuana has started growing officially in New York, it is still not clear when the patients can will be able to acquire the drug
People who are considered to be at-risk of heart attack and stroke should get blood pressure treatment even if their levels are normal, a new study is reporting.
Joan Lunden, a former co-host of ABC's "Good Morning America," wants to become an advocate for breast cancer awareness.
The flu season started and here are 10 things to know about the flu and the flu vaccine.
The CDC is recommending people aged six-months and older to get the flu vaccine as soon as it shows up in their neighborhoods.
An advisory panel voted in favor of recommending Pfizer's Prevnar 13 vaccine in order to protect seniors aged 65 and older against pneumococcal disease.
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has released a new statement recommending a lower blood sugar target level for children diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
According to a new study, people are not informed about stroke treatment despite their accessibility to it.
A cardiovascular disease expert is recommending that all 18-year-old Mexicans get mandatory screenings.
Researchers reported that there is not enough evidence to recommend the use and the avoidance of vitamins and mineral supplements.
FDA recommends tighter controls be put into effect for prescription painkillers with hydrocodone.
The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend HIV screening at age 15.
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.