Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention
Half of all heart disease deaths – the number one killer of both men and women in the U.S. – could be prevented if Americans took the proper precautions against the top five modifiable risk factors.
Teenagers may only need one dose of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Cervarix in order to prevent cervical cancer as opposed to the current two- and three-dose schedules, according to a new study.
Swimming pool communities and aquatic public safety officials are being warned of dangerous underwater breath-holding games that are killing swimmers.
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.
A new study predicts that the Ebola epidemic in Liberia could come to an end by June if the country stays on track with getting a high percentage of people who are ill to a hospital.
A British government brochure on cruises warns seniors to wear condoms before engaging in casual sex because of STD dangers.
ATLANTA (AP) — Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear “with no skin showing,” a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it was forming […]
In a new study, sufferers of a mini-stroke were more likely to develop post-traumatic stress disorder.
Gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (MSM) make up 2 percent of the U.S. population but are the group most definitively affected by HIV, with 63 percent of those newly infected by HIV representing this group.
A recent study has found a link between sunlight exposure and suicide rates; adding further evidence to previous studies.