Health officials say the flu is now hitting hard in parts of the country, especially the South and Midwest.
Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples after they were linked to four deaths.
The University of Kansas hospital and medical school will undergo a major reorganization to respond to changes in health care.
Even as tobacco smoking by teens dropped to new lows, use of e-cigarettes reached levels that surprised researchers.
President Barack Obama’s push to cover America’s uninsured faces another big test Monday.
Scientists often test drugs in mice. Now some cancer patients are doing the same — with the hope of curing their own disease.
A Southwest Airlines jet heading to the Washington area made an emergency landing at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Ai…
An American nurse who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone is being admitted to the National Institutes of Heal…
The Food and Drug Administration approved the company’s Gardasil 9, which protects against nine strains of the virus called HPV.
Walgreens is testing a new telemedicine service that lets patients see a doctor without leaving home or visiting any of the drugstore chain’…
Health officials say one of the best ways to prevent spreading the flu is still to wash your hands, cover you mouth when you cough and stay …
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Obama administration officials are acknowledging that HealthCare.gov premiums, on average, will go up next year.
The flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter, according to U.S. health officials.
An American health-care worker who may have been infected with the Ebola virus in West Africa has arrived at a hospital near Atlanta.