Authorities in Germany are investigating the birth of three children with hand deformities in a city in the west of the country.
Posted on: 16 September 2019 | 10:44 am
Fake news existed long before the internet.
Posted on: 16 September 2019 | 7:27 am
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he is taking executive action to ban the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes in the state.
Posted on: 15 September 2019 | 3:12 pm
The CDC, FDA, White House and a who's who of officials in suits want young people to stop using e-cigarettes amid a mysterious outbreak of hundreds of vaping-related lung illnesses.
Posted on: 15 September 2019 | 11:18 am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention would like for everyone to please refrain from kissing their chickens. And from snuggling them. And from eating with them. And from inviting them in their homes.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 2:49 pm
The family of Dr. Ulrich Klopfer, a former abortion doctor who died in September 2019, found the medically preserved fetal remains while sifting through his belongings.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 12:30 pm
The US Food and Drug Administration said on Friday that it has learned that some ranitidine -- acid-reducing and heartburn medicines, including those known by the brand name Zantac -- contain low levels of an impurity that could cause cancer.
Posted on: 14 September 2019 | 9:42 am
The US Food and Drug Administration's Allergenic Products Advisory Committee on Friday voted in favor of approving a treatment for peanut allergies in children.
Posted on: 13 September 2019 | 9:55 pm
On the eastern edge of the Himalayas, nestled between India and Tibet, lies the tiny nation of Druk Yul, better known as Bhutan. In Bhutanese, the name means "Land of the Thunder Dragon," a nod to the violent storms that pound the rugged mountain peaks and flood the lush valleys.
Posted on: 13 September 2019 | 8:46 am
The 27-year-old patient's prospects were bleak. In May 2016, he found out he had AIDS. Two weeks later, he was told he had acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Posted on: 13 September 2019 | 2:58 am
There has been a dramatic shift in how doctors use donated kidneys infected with hepatitis C that used to be thrown away.
Posted on: 12 September 2019 | 11:33 pm
Whitaker Weinburger has been battling cancer for most of his life. Now that the 4-year-old Virginia boy is in remission, his mother set out to give him a very special birthday surprise involving his love of Bumblebee, the yellow Transformer.
Posted on: 12 September 2019 | 10:08 pm
A day after a Florida judge ruled that the parents of a 4-year-old boy with leukemia won't regain custody of him, the boy's mother posted an emotional message on Instagram.
Posted on: 12 September 2019 | 6:42 pm
Sitting is the new smoking, we're told, and suddenly sit-stand desks are everywhere. But do we know just how healthy they are and the best ways to use them?
Posted on: 12 September 2019 | 9:29 am
A national dengue epidemic has been declared in the Philippines, where 622 people have died of the mosquito-borne disease since January and millions more are at risk.
Posted on: 7 August 2019 | 1:49 am