A drug that treats malaria may make breast cancer tumors more responsive to treatment
It shouldn't take too much courage to stop a scourge that is killing children. Washington's gun cowards could take a lesson from the heroes battling polio
Rates of measles in the U.S. reach record high
The most reported cases of measles in the U.S. since 1994
A disturbing report from the Centers for Disease Control shows what happens when anti-vaccine nonsense wins.
Two health organizations claim that four insurance companies are violating the Affordable Care Act
Health officials say the Oklahoma case was the tenth known of the tick-borne virus and the second that proved to be fatal
Camels are thought to be the main carriers of the virus that has killed at least 200 people, mainly in the Arab world, but researchers now believe other animals...
HBO's new adaptation of Larry Kramer's stage diatribe shows how "opening up" can help
The daily medication, sold in generic form as Truvada, could transform AIDS prevention in America
An Illinois business associate of the first laboratory-confirmed MERS patient in the United States has tested positive for the virus
A radical new treatment wiped out a Minnesota woman’s blood cancer
Flu-like respiratory symptoms have been seen in health care workers exposed to Middle East Respiratory Syndrome patient in Orlando, Fla. A total of 20 are being...
Experts say contagion does not present danger to humans or animals
A mathematical model could make future season's vaccines more accurate
'Dallas Buyers Club' strives for honesty, but it–and Hollywood–ignores women like me
Five children experienced sudden paralysis, but all had been vaccinated against polio
Rumors abound on social media sites as state press seeks to calm nerves
The vaccine, which protects against cervical cancer and sexually transmitted infections, does not do much to change pre-teens' views or behaviors surrounding sex...
With the Chinese New Year and the Olympics on the horizon, health officials can only watch and wait for a potential pandemic