Surgical relief for a common chronic progressive disease, acid reflux.
New research suggests that half of all U.S. adults have diabetes or pre-diabetes.
New technology gives women a better chance at harvesting and freezing their eggs.
September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. One in seven men will get the disease, which can be deadly. It’s an issue a lot of men aren’t …
Patients typically need 2 treatments, which can cost $2,500 in total
A pediatricians’ group is recommending that infants at high risk of peanut allergies be given foods containing peanuts before they turn 1.
A new study by the University of Texas School of Public Health finds that television is not to blame for childhood obesity, but rather the s…
A warning about fall sports: more than three-million Americans suffer sports-related concussions every year.
Scientists say they have discovered how a gene linked to obesity is causing people to gain too much weight.
A new study suggests the transition to parenthood may not be as happy as your new bundle of joy.
A vast majority of obese teens are Vitamin D deficient, according to doctors at Mayo Clinic.
A new Harvard study said eating spicy foods may help you live longer.
14,000 Americans will lose their battle this year with brain cancer. Now, there is a new weapon to fight it.
The Food and Drug Administration announced in June that it is requiring food companies to largely rid their foods of the artery-clogging fat…
Parents of picky eaters take heart: New research suggests the problem is rarely worth fretting over, although in a small portion of kids it …
An experimental drug for one of the most difficult-to-treat types of hepatitis C has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration, addi…
They are calling it the “Curse of Curves.”
A new report released Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control suggests the number of teens using the morning after pill has more than d…
Many men gain a new sense of responsibility and purpose when they become fathers. A new study suggests they also gain 3 to 5 pounds.
UNC researchers are making international headlines in the fight against HIV.