Can cell phone radiation cause brain tumors? Our Healthy Skeptic answers the call.
March 1, 2012 -- Starting today, new nutrition labels will appear on raw meat and poultry. A new USDA rule says nutrition information must be available for most ground meat and ground poultry, and for popular cuts of meat and poultry. Before now, the USDA required nutrition labels only on ...
Move over, estrogen. There's a new theory that helps explain why men are more likely than women to get heart disease. A new study shows that some men may inherit a higher risk for heart disease directly from their fathers. The finding is significant in the world of genetics because ...
Is your doctor always telling you the truth? Maybe not, according to a survey on doctor honesty. More than 1,800 doctors nationwide answered anonymously. "Fifty-five percent said in the last year they described a patient's prognosis in a more positive way than was warranted," says researcher Lisa Iezzoni, MD, director ...
9-year-old Maine girl Alannah Shevenell is home after successfully undergoing a rare six-ogran transplant
An Australian surfer has survived an attack by a shark in the city of Gosford, north of Sydney.
New research links memory loss to a type of stroke suffered by nearly 25 percent of older adults.
A Florida woman’s face caught fire during a surgery to remove cysts from her face.
A breast specialist shares how one can develop breast cancer despite eating right and exercising daily.
A Japanese university has developed technology that allows users to control wheelchair movement by facial muscles.