Lifesaver or distraction? Police split on anti-overdose drug

Lifesaver or distraction? Law enforcement agencies are split on carrying overdose-reversal drug (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Flu: Parents urged to give toddlers spray vaccine

Wales’ chief medical officer says it could also help stop the spread of flu in the community. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Viral skin-cancer selfie boosted online searches

A Kentucky woman’s brutally honest selfie and Facebook post while undergoing treatment for skin cancer drew the type of social media attention and news coverage usually reserved for celebrity health […]

Fear of losing heritage drives Cherokee Nation opioid case

Cherokee Nation officials say fear of losing the tribe’s heritage is driving a lawsuit that alleges distributors and retailers of opioid medications have contributed to prescription opioid abuse within the […]

Five secrets of a well-run A&E department

Luton & Dunstable hospital has the best-performing A&E in England. The BBC’s Hugh Pym explains why. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Exercise May Aid Parkinson’s Disease, but Make It Intense

Vigorous treadmill exercise was safe and slowed progression of Parkinson’s disease, a new study reports. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Mom claims cryotherapy left her with severe burns, permanent scarring

A Westchester mom is suing Equinox and Nordic Cryotherapy, claiming a botched treatment in the freezing chamber left her with severe injuries from frostbite. (…) Read more > Continue Reading […]

Sign-ups show health law's staying power in Trump era

With a burst of sign-ups at enrollment deadline, Obama health law shows resiliency in Trump era (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson: Centenary of woman doctor's death

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson was the first woman to qualify in Britain as a doctor. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Ask Well: Is an Ice Cream Binge Bad for the Heart?

A reader asks: Is there a cardiovascular difference between eating a pint of ice cream in one sitting versus eating it over a week? (…) Read more > Continue Reading […]

Bride suffers severe allergic reaction to wedding bouquet

A Nebraska bride’s wedding day nearly came to a screeching halt after she suffered a serious allergic reaction to the bouquet she had hand-picked to carry down the aisle. (…) […]

A CDC ban on 'fetus' and 'transgender?' Experts alarmed

Health leaders say they are alarmed about reports that officials at the nation’s top public health agency are being told not to use certain words in official budget documents, including […]

New hope for disabled man's cancer battle

Ian Shaw was sent home to die, but a doctor queried that decision after seeing his story on the BBC. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Voices: Learning to Accept (if Not Love) My Scar

More than three decades after my cancer surgery, I still hesitate when someone asks, “What’s up with your scar?” (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Mom claims Hatchimals bath bomb gave daughter chemical burns

A mother is sounding the alarm over one of the season’s hottest toys after she claims it left her daughter with chemical burns. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this […]