The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is encouraging anyone six months and older to get vaccinated, citing a substantial increase …
Federal health officials are recommending an end to the nation’s lifetime ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.
Eggnog chugging contest lands Utah man in the hospital.
A consumer advocacy group has filed a class-action lawsuit against Aetna Inc. saying a new policy violates the privacy of people with HIV an…
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug from Bristol-Myers Squibb to treat the deadliest form of skin cancer.
A new, never before seen virus has been discovered in Kansas.
Choral group helps patients battling Alzheimer’s find their voice.
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…