The U.S. Department of Agriculture says it’s awarded the $1.1 million loan to The Guidance Center to expand its Oskaloosa clinic.
Nearly 200 nations have adopted a global climate pact that for the first time asks all countries to limit their greenhouse gas emissions.
Former President Jimmy Carter’s announcement that he’s cancer-free touched off a national conversation about a new class of cancer treating …
Medical experts are going back to the drawing board to recreate what they’re calling a universal influenza vaccine.
The Obama administration says about 1 million new consumers have signed up for 2016 coverage under the health care law.
New numbers from the government show a child born last year can expect to live 78 years and 9½ months.
A new study suggests sickness over the holidays could be your Christmas tree’s fault.
Republicans drove legislation to Senate passage Thursday aimed at crippling two of their favorite targets: President Barack Obama’s health c…
The Kansas Corporation Commission Thursday opened a General Investigation into the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan rule.
A new study says young adults who watch a lot of TV and rarely exercise may slow down their young adult brains.
The makers of a breakthrough drug for hepatitis C infection put profits before patients in pricing the $1,000-per-pill cure.
Think sugar-free drinks and candy will spare you the burden of tooth decay? Guess again.
Once you hit your 30’s and further on, it’s harder to burn fat and build muscles.
It will require a salt-shaker emblem on some sandwiches, salads and other menu items that top the recommended daily limit of 2,300 milligram…
The organization says this number could be significantly reduced if people swap out their name-brand medications for generics.