Mumps Vaccine Wearing Off May Be Driving Spike Among StudentsThere has been a mumps vaccine for decades, but cases are on the rise among young adults, even those who got the vaccine as children.
Seen At 11: 'Chemo Bath' Offers New Hope For Cancer PatientsStudies show cancerous cells can't withstand heat, and pouring chemotherapy on top of the tumors can be more effective than delivering it through the bloodstream.
Global Warming To Blame For Stronger Than Normal Spring Allergy Season, Experts SayTuesday marks the first day of Spring. If you're an allergy sufferer, the season has probably already arrived.
Male Birth Control Pill Found To Be Safe And Effective By StudyThe daily oral contraceptive known as dimethandrolone undecanoate (DMAU) is being viewed as a major breakthrough in creating a similar product to female birth control.
FDA Releases Plan To Cut Nicotine In CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced their plan to drastically cut the amount of nicotine found in tobacco cigarettes.
Barbershops Proving Point Of Intervention For Men's High Blood PressureA study of African American men in barbershops across Los Angeles led to a big reduction in cases of hypertension.
Plastic Particles Found In Bottled Water, Study FindsA study examining 11 brands of bottled water sold around the world has found that nearly every sample tested was contaminated by plastic particles.
E-Cigarettes Exposing Teens To Cancer-Causing Toxins, Report SaysAccording to scientists in California, vaping is exposing teens to "potentially cancer-causing chemicals also found in tobacco cigarettes."
Promising Procedure Offers Less-Invasive Option For Fibroid TreatmentThere's a new technique that's said to make a common medical procedure for women far less painful.
Opioids No Better Than Over-The-Counter Pain Meds, Study FindsIn patients with stubborn back aches or hip or knee arthritis, opioids worked no better than over-the-counter drugs or other nonopioids at reducing problems with walking or sleeping.
American College Of Physicians Issues New Blood Sugar Recommendations For Type 2 DiabeticsIn a surprising move Monday, a the ACP recommended that some diabetics allow their blood sugar to remain above ideal levels.
Doctors Rule Menstrual Cramps Can Be As Painful As Heart AttacksDysmenorrhea, better known as cramps, is a painful menstruation that can be severe enough to interrupt the daily routine of one in five women