A North Texas teenager nearly died of lung failure and doctors are blaming his problem on vaping.
A new blood test could predict if you will die in the next decade with more than 80 percent accuracy, researchers claim.
Weight Watchers came under fire this month after releasing a weight loss app for children and young teens that critics says encourages eating disorders.
Millennials are skipping going to the doctors, according to a new study.
Monday was big for Ken Koenig. The South Carolina man now has the Tampa Bay Rays on the list of teams he roots for. The 57-year-old threw out the first pitch at Monday night’s game.
Individuals are putting themselves at risk for illness when they wash or rinse raw poultry says a study from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers water fluoridation to be one of the top 10 achievements in public health in the 20th century, but a controversial new study published in the journal JAMA Pediatrics found that it may be linked to lower IQs in children.
A new study finds that using emojis may give your love life a boost!
Students at a Wisconsin school will now have a suicide crisis hotline printed on their identification cards.
A reported death has prompted a recall of SunSetter's motorized awning vinyl covers.
Maryland scientists have been warning of a growing "dead zone" in the Chesapeake Bay. Now the numbers are in, confirming their dire warnings were correct.
Doctors and public health experts warn of poor health and rising costs they say will come from sweeping Trump administration changes that would deny green cards to many immigrants who use Medicaid, as well as food stamps and other forms of public assistance.
Dr. Mike tackles the pros and cons of sleeping with your pet's, early warning signs for Alzheimer's and the dangers of binge-watching in another edition of "FYI Doc."
U.S. health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage Americans from lighting up. If successful, it would be the first change to U.S. cigarette warnings in 35 years.
Air pollution could be causing emphysema, even in people who have never smoked, a study published Tuesday in the journal JAMA found.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has announced that miniature horses are still officially allowed to fly as service animals in all cabins of commercial planes, in a statement aiming to define the guidelines regarding protections for emotional support and psychiatric service cats, dogs and the tiny equines.
New Jersey's Health Department has confirmed its first case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in a human this summer.
A New Jersey judge put a temporary hold on a new law allowing terminally ill patients to seek life-ending drugs.
A survey conducted by an underwear company found that 45 percent of Americans have worn the same underwear for two days in a row or longer.
More than half of Americans aren’t using up all of their vacation time, and a new study from the journal JAMA says that could be increasing those individuals’ risk of developing metabolic syndrome, a condition that raises the risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes.