Find out how health reform affects you.
Eating. It’s something almost all of us take for granted. But, believe it or not, some kids actually have to learn how to do it....
CBS Local Health News
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Monday it has found no evidence that common anti-bacterial soaps prevent the spread of germs, and regulators want the makers of Dawn, Dial and other household staples to prove that their products do not pose health risks to consumers.
Vitamins and other dietary supplements are a $30 billion per year industry, and half of all Americans take them. But could you be wasting your money, or even hurting yourself?
The Alzheimer’s Association is predicting that within 40 years, 20 percent of all New Yorkers will either have Alzheimer’s or be caring for someone who does.
Asthma is a potentially life-threatening disease that can cause wheezing, coughing and shortness of breath. But about 25 to 30 percent of patients are misdiagnosed, according to recent studies.
New numbers released by the government this week, suggest that the Affordable Care Act website is doing better and drawing in many people who are eligible for Medicaid.
The two main types of dry eye come from a lack of tear production or clogged oil glands in the eyelids.
The bill’s sponsor, Assemblywoman Linda Stender (D-Scotch Plains), said New Jersey’s medical marijuana program has been slow going and she said not all strains are available in the Garden State.
The average age of first time motherhood has been steadily increasing in the U.S. over the past 40 years.
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield says it will not renew any small-group or individual health plans next year.
New research presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium looked at hundreds of older patients treated with or without radiation and found no difference in overall survival and very small differences in recurrence rates after five years.
WebMD Health News
For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.
The FDA is continuing to investigate a possible link between the multiple sclerosis drug Gilenya.
Of the 7.5 million people with psoriasis, about 10 percent to 30 percent get psoriatic arthritis.
Copper bracelets and magnetic wrist straps have no real effect on pain and swelling in rheumatoid arthritis, a new study finds.