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.
The last two weeks of July are statistically the hottest. That heat can make you sick.
The condition, Erythropoietic Protoporphyria, is believed to effect fewer than 500 people in the U.S.
A new report shows the obesity rate in the U.S. for adults aged 55 and older is the highest since Gallup and Healthways began tracking well-…
A complicated pregnancy can’t always be avoided, but you can reduce your chances of having one.
It’s a trend showing up on social media and it’s risky.
Federal health regulators are bolstering warning labels for popular pain relievers, adding information about the risk of heart attack and st…
A clinical trial at PinnacleHealth Cardio Vascular Institute is looking at an alternative to traditional open heart surgery.
Brandon Lyons, 25, is one of only 4 people in the nation who will have the procedure.
The artificial sweetener in Diet Pepsi is about to change, but fans of the old formula may still be able to get it.
Recently, several members of our abc27 team have fallen victim to poison ivy. Don’t let the pesky plant catch you by surprise this holiday w…
The device looks like a pacemaker and is implanted under the skin on the chest. Christian is the first person on the East Coast to have one.
This Fourth of July, doctors are sending out a warning about the dangers of getting too much sun. It can cause issues you might not be aware…
Good Samaritan Health System and WellSpan Health have completed their affiliation.
Three state agencies are warning about contaminated water bottled by Niagara.
For most kids, there is nothing better than summer break. They like to play outside in the warm, sunny weather. Dr. Randal Medzoyan, a pedia…
A Midstate doctor tells us how hyperbaric chambers can promote healing.
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. The American Cancer Society estimates there will be more than 90,000 new cases this year.
Millions of people suffer from something called chronic sinusitis. It may seem like the sniffles at first, but it doesn’t go away. The sympt…