Experts weigh in on what parents can do to help prevent colds in children – and what doesn't work
Check where your state stands in the new report's ranking
The CDC warns taking a bite of homemade cookie dough or cake mixes before they're cooked could put your health at risk
Former first lady Michelle Obama offered students some advice for dealing with self-doubt and insecurity
Health officials have issued an unusual warning about a growing number of cases of a polio-like illness called acute flaccid myelitis
When it comes to prevention and treatment, there are plenty of misconceptions that go around
Actor Alan Alda revealed that he has Parkinson's disease, and strange behavior in a dream helped doctors figure out his diagnosis
Plastic surgeons are sounding the alarm on a disturbing trend: patients seeking cosmetic surgery to resemble how they see themselves in Snapchat filters
Iceland has almost eliminated Down syndrome by aborting virtually 100 percent of fetuses that test positive
Before you or your child heads into surgery, check this advice to help reduce the risk of addiction to prescription pain meds
Obesity rates in America have been rising, but some states are worse than others
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Despite government promises to address the problem, out-of-pocket costs for medicines still burden most consumers.
The horrific defect involves the baby being born with its intestines hanging outside the stomach
The options for treating nicotine addiction in children is limited at a time when teen vaping is exploding in popularity.
Company reports customer complaints that wood was found in its gluten-free Organics Breaded Chicken Breast Nuggets
Climate change also makes the World Health Organization's list of biggest health concerns
New report concludes we need a major diet change to do what's best for our health and the planet
Fasting diets are growing in popularity, but Dr. David Agus says science doesn't back the trend
Some are outright abandoned by people who quit paying storage fees while some couples are struggling with tough decisions
"Something is rotten in our slaughterhouses and our fields"
Jearlean Taylor has learned to embrace her ostomy bags — and now wants to inspire others to do the same
No human cases have been identified, but health officials warn the disease can be passed to people from infected animals
New research reveals most oncologists lack awareness about key health issues facing gay, bisexual or transgender patients
Microneedle patch would be placed on the skin for a few seconds each month and would slowly release contraceptive drugs over time
A former top prosecutor in Phoenix will investigate what happened at the long-term care center where a vegetative patient gave birth
The baby's infectious laughter has melted hearts across the country
New research finds not getting enough good sleep could affect your risk of heart disease
A new report from the National Safety Council sheds light on the most common causes of accidental death in the U.S.
The parents of an Oklahoma girl, 3, who died from cancer with a 17-pound tumor are accused of failing to provide medical care
The Trump administration begins rollbacks on Obama-era initiatives for healthier school lunches, giving the dairy industry a bigger presence in U.S. cafeterias
Issues preliminary injunction against rules that would let more employers opt out of providing women with free birth control
Rick Romley, former Maricopa County attorney, will be in charge of "exhaustive" internal review of Hacienda HealthCare's operations and procedures
"I think it will change, but I don't think it's going to happen overnight ... I think there is still a ton of education that needs to happen," said Michael Zaytsev, founder and CEO of High N.Y.
Kindbody's founding physician talks to young women at monthly "egg freezing 101" events
Plan to provide the poor and uninsured with medical care may amount to a bold policy shift -- or a political ploy
The opioid epidemic has claimed so many lives in a suburban Chicago county, the coroner says his office is running out of money
Avoid stubborn weight gain this holiday season with these science-tested tips