Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
U.S. health officials on Tuesday released a draft of long-awaited federal guidelines on circumcision, saying medical evidence supports having the procedure done and health insurers should pay for it.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, women ages 40 to 59 have the highest rate of depression of any group based on age and gender in the United States.
New guidelines state infant circumcision can reduce a man’s chance of getting infected with the HIV virus and other sexually transmitted diseases.
Study finds 55 percent of patients with dementia had gone without diagnoses or treatment until being personally interviewed for a survey.
Pets that have been in close contact with Ebola-infected people should be quarantined and — if they test positive — euthanized, according to new guidance issued Wednesday by a veterinarians’ group.
A Maine nurse who battled politicians over her quarantine after she returned from treating Ebola patients in West Africa said she will continue speaking out on behalf of public health workers.
Amber Vinson says she checked with officials before flying from Dallas to Cleveland and back.
Customs and health officials at airports in Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Newark, New Jersey, are scheduled to start taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries as part of a stepped up Ebola screening program.
A World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.
Smoking causes about 14 million major medical conditions to adults in the US every year, a new study finds.