This is Why You Should Never Try to Stifle Your Sneeze

A 34-year-old man temporarily lost the ability to swallow after pinching his nose and clamping his mouth while sneezing, doctors report If you've ever tried...

Black Death Was Spread by Humans, Not Rats

One of the worst pandemics in human history, the Black Death, along with a string of plague outbreaks that occurred during the 14th to...
In this Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, photo, a nurse administers an I.V. push of antibiotics to Alice McDonald at ProMedica Toledo Hospital in Toledo, Ohio. A nasty flu season is hitting U.S. hospitals already scrambling to maintain patient care amid severe shortages of crucial sterile fluids, particularly saline solution needed to administer I.V. medicines and rehydrate patients. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

‘Tsunami’ of People Sick from the Flu is Stretching Hospitals

A tsunami of sick people has swamped hospitals in many parts of the country in recent weeks as a severe flu season has taken hold. In...

Research Shows You Do Not Need to Eat Before a Workout

When it comes to eating before a workout, there seems to be no clear answer. The fascination with fitness and food began in the 1920s...

30-Year-Old Man, Father of Two Diagnosed With Alzheimer’s

A father is planning on making a lifetime of memories with his two young children after he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's aged just 30. Daniel...

Bethel Worship Leader Joel Taylor and Wife Credit Power of Prayer & God’s Goodness...

The Taylor family has been through an incredible ordeal over these past few weeks, but they're finally seeing the healing hand of God at work. Joel and...
After outbreaks of hepatitis A in SE Michigan, Oakland County is offering vaccination clinics to restaurant workers. (RHODA BAER / FLICKR - HTTP://MICHRAD.IO/1LXRDJM)

Detroit Restaurant Workers Urged to Get Hepatitis Vaccination After 12 Restaurants Have Confirmed Outbreaks

The hepatitis A outbreak has affected at least a dozen restaurants in three southeast Michigan counties this year. That’s why Oakland County is hosting two...

Romaine Lettuce Linked to Outbreak of E. Coli in 13 U.S. States and Canada

People should stay away from romaine lettuce until U.S. and Canadian health officials get to the bottom of an outbreak of E. coli infections, Consumer...

Popular ‘Healthy’ Sugar Alternative is Spreading Deadly Superbug

A popular sugar additive is fuelling superbug outbreaks, according to scientists. Trehalose, which is found in a range of products from biscuits such as Fox's...

Gene Therapy for Rare Form of Blindness Would Cost $850K

A first-of-its kind genetic treatment for blindness will cost $850,000, less than the $1 million price tag that had been expected, but it’s still...

Watch Out for These Top 5 Health Trends in 2018

If the published information detailing health trends for 2018 is correct, we can expect to become more mindful, more rested and even more efficient...

DNA-Testing Kit Company to Launch Huge Weight-loss Study Focused on Diet, Exercise and Genes

Right now, a lot of Americans are getting their skis out of the attic and trying to fit into last year’s snow pants. More...

A Diet Strategy That Counts Time, Not Calories

You can eat whatever you want with time-restricted feeding, just not whenever you want. The weight-loss regime limits eating to a 12-hour window each...

Stellar Award-Nominated Gospel Artist Charles Butler Reaches Weight Loss Milestone, Announces Campaign in Celebration

This past summer, Washington, DC native and Stellar Award nominated recording artist Charles Butler set out on a new endeavor to lose weight. Butler partnered with...

36 States Report Flu Outbreak

As many as 36 states across the U.S. have reported widespread influenza activity already, but epidemiologists say it is too soon to say how...

Former ‘Dr. Phil’ Guests say Show Provided Alcohol, Drugs to Those Battling Addiction

Former guests on Dr. Phil who were battling alcoholism and addiction say they were given alcohol and Xanax before their interviews, and one person said she...

In 2017, Gene Therapy Found a Place in Medicine

After decades of hope and high promise, this was the year scientists really showed they could doctor DNA to successfully treat diseases. Gene therapies...

Sue Peckham Reveals Eight Tips Slim Women Follow to Avoid Getting Fat (and Cutting...

  Ever wondered how slim women maintain their svelte physiques? Well now the answer has been revealed. In a piece for Healthista, a certified hypnotherapist, based in Hampshire, has...

WATCH: Florida Kids Save Grandmother After She Suffers Stroke

https://www.nbcdfw.com/portableplayer/?cmsID=465961573&videoID=rrtaizDDHkWQ&origin=nbcdfw.com&sec=news&subsec=local&fullWidth=y Two Florida children are being hailed as heroes after they helped their ailing grandmother by driving a car when she had a medical emergency...

L.A. Public Health Department Investigating Potential New Outbreak at Chipotle

Fast food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill is once again facing the threat of a potential infection after reports emerged that employees at a Los...