Those who spend time around chickens may want to think twice before being overly affectionate.
Most U.S. adults still aren’t eating nearly enough fruits and vegetables.
The demographics behind heroin addiction in the United States are making a shift as its use increases among women and well-off abusers, according to information released by federal officials Tuesday.
Could taking a catnap at work boost productivity among workers? According to a new study, it very well could.
Breastfeeding infants may help them form immunity-boosting gut bacteria, a new study suggests.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding its recommendations for the vaccine against Meningitis B.
Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it’s just because they tend to live longer than men.
Health Officials Advising US Doctors To Be On Lookout For People Sickened By MERS Following South Korea Outbreak
Health officials are advising U.S. doctors to be on the lookout for people sickened by Middle East respiratory syndrome, also called MERS, following an outbreak in South Korea.
A new study suggests children of older mothers and fathers may have a higher risk of autism.
Women who received the human papillomavirus vaccine may be more likely to be infected with another strain of the HPV virus than women who do not get the vaccine, a new study finds.