Rhode Island firefighter loses hand to flesh-eating bacteria after being pricked by thorn
Va. lawmakers vow broad reform of state's mental health system as panel holds first meeting
More athletes arrive for Commonwealth Games in Scotland as stomach virus scare fades
Greenbrier County vets clinic tentatively set to reopen in August, closed due to air concerns
By mobile phone light and ingenuity, frenetic Gaza hospital carries on amid Israeli offensive
Shelling out a few extra dollars for organic foods could pay off in the long run when it comes to your health, a new study finds.
Tobacco company RJ Reynolds vows to fight $23.6B in punitive damages in widow's lawsuit
HEALTHBEAT: Poll shows few Americans check doctors' vitals before letting them check theirs
A tiny deer tick can do a lot of damage -- with just one bite, it can transmit Lyme disease, which may not become apparent for months or years.
As Israel's offensive in Gaza Strip rages, a look at the conditions now facing those there
Philippine president, a known smoker, signs law requiring graphic warnings on cigarette packs
Studies reveal more side effects for cholesterol drug niacin; some doctors say it's too risky
Joining lawsuit, former players say lax controls on drugs still the norm as late as 2012
FedEx charged with assisting illicit pharmacies by shipping drugs without prescriptions
FDA warns consumers to avoid pure powdered caffeine after death of Ohio teen
Want to be the life of the party? Wear red.
Researcher, activist heading to AIDS conference in Australia were on doomed Malaysian jet
NY encouraging use of post-birth contraceptive devices after adding them to Medicaid plan
As more states legalize pot for fun and medicine, edibles industry burgeons
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