Kayla Rahn of Alabama suffered months of massive weight gain and difficulty with moving around. It turns out, there was a massive 50-pound cyst sitting on one of her ovaries.
Drugstore chain Rite Aid announced it would be selling a new drug derived from marijuana components soon. The medication is to be used for reducing seizures among epilepsy patients.
Soon, a single-dose drug for the flu could hit the United States market. The groundbreaking baloxavir marboxil is hailed for being potent, quick, and very effective against influenza symptoms.
Post-partum hemorrhage accounts for so many deaths every year, especially in developing countries. A new drug is expected to be the solution.
National HIV Testing Day is on June 27, an annual reminder to make HIV testing a part of routine health care. One out of seven HIV infected people in the United States are unaware of their infection — so get tested today.
Researchers found an alarming rate of cancer prevalence among flight attendants in the United States. The study underlined the numerous dangers associated with cabin crew jobs, suggesting airlines to work on minimizing the risks for the employees.
Is this finally a cure for cancer? Doctors tried treating an aggressive form of brain cancer with the poliovirus and achieved a round of promising results.
Store owners found blue lighting as a creative way to keep drugs out of their bathrooms. It reportedly makes it difficult to shoot up, however, critics clap back at the idea.
In a landmark move, the United States Food and Drug Administration approved prescription medicine with marijuana for the very first time. Epidiolex is expected to treat epilepsy-related seizures.
Nicole Arteaga went to Walgreens following a heartbreaking miscarriage, but a pharmacist denies her the prescription medication that she needed. It's something that she says no woman should ever experience.
Scientists specify the perfect amount of coffee that people should drink every day: four cups. In a new study, they explain how caffeine can help protect the heart cells from damage.
An itchy, burning lump moving around a woman's face turned out to be a parasitic worm migrating from her eyes to her lips for two weeks. Such worms are usually transmitted to humans and canines from infected mosquitoes.
High risk factors and telling HIV symptoms were already in the picture, but doctors failed to give a man an HIV test that could have kept the virus from progressing to AIDS.
Studies on alcohol consumption have revolved around heavy drinking and its negative health effects. This new study highlights light and moderate drinking and challenges previous studies claiming that a few drinks per week is good for the health.
The popularity of smoking is waning as its rates dropped historically low in the past year. Newly released data showed that adults, high school students, and middle school students all showed a decline in tobacco use in 2017.