Be careful of promises of vaginal rejuvenation. In an official statement, Scott Gottlieb, FDA commissioner, says the agency found many devices that claim to promote rejuvenation have terrible side effects.
Medical marijuana can potentially improve and prolong the life of pancreatic cancer patients, according to a new study. In experiments on mice with pancreatic cancer, researchers found that those given cannabis live three times longer than those who were not.
There's been a recent Ebola scare in Denver as a man traveling from Congo fell ill on Sunday morning. Now, residents can rest easy knowing that his tests came back negative for the potentially fatal disease.
In a new study, researchers identify the CMPK2 enzyme that plays a huge role in triggering inflammation. This finding could help design an inhibitor that can help slow down chronic inflammatory disorders such as cancer, Alzheimer's, and Parkinson's.
Health officials in Boston alert the residents of a potential measles exposure in two different hotspots in the city. Potentially infected individuals are urged to seek medical help through phone immediately.
Twelve people in four different states have fallen ill from Vibrio parahaemolyticus. Health officials say that the outbreak is linked to fresh crabs that have been imported from South America.
Tennessee gets hit by an outbreak of gastrointestinal illness in patients who visited CLIMB Works Zipline Canopy Tour. Investigations are ongoing, but E. coli and fecal contamination have already been identified.
CDC warns people on Twitter against eating Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal. The cereal is found to be the source of a salmonella flare-up sweeping across the United States.
The United States makes a move to protect itself from bioterrorism as the FDA approves a drug that treats smallpox. Naturally occurring smallpox has long been eliminated, but there are concerns of the lethal disease being used for terrorism.
Alzheimer's is a devastating disease — and what's worse is a large part of the disease is still a mystery. A new study sheds some light in one of the factors that could contribute to Alzheimer's: high blood pressure.
Scientists use genome-editing technology to make cancer cells kill off other fellow cancer cells in the original tumor. Also key to this potential treatment is cancer cells' self-homing behavior.
Tick-borne diseases can be deadly, so it's important to watch out when outdoors. In Wisconsin, a woman recently died of Rocky Mountain spotted fever, the first time a resident has died of the disease in the state.
Who doesn't want to stay youthful for as long as possible? Soon, there could be a way to stave off aging as scientists reveal a promising anti-aging drug that boosts the immune system of the elderly.
A man who went crabbing in New Jersey soon displayed severe symptoms of a flesh-eating bacteria. Now, he's fighting for his life from the infection.
Here's a potential reprieve for exhausted parents: infants who start eating solid food earlier are found to sleep significantly better through the night. New research shares an alternative feeding plan for babies.