The routine full body skin cancer screening is considered to be unsafe since there is not enough evidence to prove otherwise
Telephone counseling on genetic testing is as effective as in-person counseling for women at high risk for breast or ovarian cancer, according to a new research.
Fast, on-the-spot tests for bacterial infections may help to reduce excessive antibiotic use, finds a new systematic review.
A new study found that married men are more likely than unmarried men to get health checkups and screenings.
In present scenario, when we fall sick, our physician may take blood then send it to the lab and wait until the results. However, in near future, doctors might be able to carry out such tests right on the spot on a piece of plastic about the size of credit card.
The latest guidelines updated by the American Academy of Pediatrics recommend doctors to screen children for high cholesterol and depression.
A new federal law will give patients direct access to their lab reports.
Researchers reported that at-home HPV tests are effective and could be used one day in detecting cervical cancer.
Researchers reported that chest pain is an unreliable indicator of heart attack.
ABC correspondent, Amy Robach, who had a mammogram on live television abut a month ago, just revealed that she will be undergoing a double mastectomy this week.
A team of researchers is claiming that they have DNA evidence that Bigfoot is real and alive.
In a new program, dog trainers are trying to train dogs to sniff out ovarian cancer tissue.
The American Medical Association voted to end the ban on gay men from donating blood.
Researchers found that women develop memory better than men based on recalling details and events that occurred throughout one week.
The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend HIV screening at age 15.
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.