A new study finds the handshake transmits double the amount of bacteria a high five would.
Doctor Jacob Ott with Via Christi Health Systems said he treated three cases of heat-related illnesses today alone.
A Florida law that restricts doctors from discussing gun ownership with their patients is a “legitimate regulation of professional conduct,”…
Health officials are alerting the public about potentially harmful algae blooms in Kansas lakes.
An Alabama man who went to the hospital for a routine circumcision says doctors mistakenly amputated his penis.
The government is reporting an increase in teen U.S. girls getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine — but it’s not much of a bump.
The studyfound that the share of Americans ages 18 to 64 without insurance dropped by more than 5 percentage points.
The head of the U.S. government lab that potentially exposed workers to live anthrax has resigned, an agency spokesman said Wednesday.
A Texan has been diagnosed with measles after attending a softball tournament in Kansas where health officials later warned of possible expo…
Man adjusts to life without the 200 pound tumor that nearly crippled him.
The Sedgwick County Health Department will offer a special Saturday vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at 2716 W. Central, Wich…
It brings the total cases of measles to 11 in Sedgwick County in 2014.
There is more good news about HIV treatment pills used to prevent infection in people at high risk of getting the AIDS virus.
The products were shipped to Sam’s Club, CostCo, and Trader Joes.
Free measles shots will be offered through the end of the week.