Texas Student with Chiari Malformation ‘Thanks God’ after Overcoming Six Brain Surgeries and a...

  A Texas medical school student has survived six brain surgeries and a stroke while studying to become a doctor. Claudia Martinez will graduate from McGovern Medical School...

CrossFit’s “Murph Challenge” is a Memorial Day Workout Aimed at Honoring Veterans

Most people will spend the next few days throwing back a few beers and grilling burgers. But for the CrossFit community, the highlight of...

What Happens to Your Body When You Sit All Day?

If you’re one of the millions of Americans with an office job and have yet to jump aboard the standing desk bandwagon, then you’re likely used to...

Sterling K. Brown Interviews Cancer Survivors in New Series “Survivorship Today” to ‘Help People...

Sterling K. Brown is embarking on a passion project. And, much like his NBC hit This Is Us, it shines light on difficult topics. The two-time Emmy-winning...

Wearing Sunglasses Before Bed Is the Cool Way to Sleep Better, Avoid Sleep Disruption...

Wearing glasses to knock out blue light before bed can stop phones, computers and tablets from disrupting sleep, a new study suggests. Blue light from...

WATCH: Fat Joe Talks About His Weight Loss and Health in the Hip-Hop Community...

On Monday’s The Dr. Oz Show, Dr. Oz hosts his FIRST EVER HIP HOP HEALTH SUMMIT! Dr. Oz is joined by none other than hip...

Little Caesars to Sell Pizza with Veggie Sausage

Little Caesars will sell a pizza topped with plant-based sausage crumbles made by Impossible Foods for the pizza chain, the first time a national...

Researchers Creating a Way for Smartphones to Be Used to Check for Ear Infections...

Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to “hear” a warning sign of ear infections — fluid buildup behind the eardrum. If it pans...

Study: Nuts Reduce Risk of Diabetes and Heart Disease

A recent study published in Circulation Research shows that a near-daily serving of nuts may lower the risk of cardiovascular disease in people with...

Study Finds Deadly Liver Disease Caused by Heavy Drinking Is Becoming More Common Especially...

Severe alcohol-related liver disease is on the rise, a new study suggests. Experts say the increase may be due to heavy binge drinking, especially...
FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2018 file photo, a doctor performs an ultrasound scan on a pregnant woman at a hospital in Chicago. According to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in about 17 out of every 100,000 U.S. births each year, the mother dies from pregnancy-related causes - around 700 deaths a year. But the rate has been slowly climbing for decades. The rate was around 12 per 100,000 a quarter century ago. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)

Deaths of Pregnant Women in U.S. Are On the Rise, and Report Says Most...

More U.S. women are dying from pregnancy-related causes, and more than half of those deaths are preventable, government health officials said in a report...

Researchers Say Deaths Due to Heart Failure Are On the Rise in Younger U.S. Adults

A recent decline in heart failure-related deaths in the United States has reversed, and those types of deaths are now climbing nationwide, especially among...

World Health Organization: Ebola Death Toll Nears 1,000 in Congo

The World Health Organization announced on Friday that deaths due to the Ebola virus are about to rise above 1,000 in the Democratic Republic...

Why You Should NEVER Sleep with Your Contact Lenses In: Eye Doctor Shares Horrifying...

An ophthalmologist has shared shocking photos to caution his clients about the dangers of leaving their contact lenses in while they sleep. Dr. Patrick...
This screenshot is taken from a video shot by Derrick Rodgers, which shows his daughter Morgan being cleaned up by doctors after her delivery in February.

WATCH: Horrifying Video Shows Doctors in Arizona Apparently Dropping Premature Baby On her Head...

Arizona parents are demanding answers after sharing an upsetting video that purports to show hospital staff drop one of their premature twin daughters just...
FILE - In this 1989 file photo, a razor blade is used to divide the contents of a five-dollar vile of crack, a smokable, purified form of cocaine, at a crack house in the South Bronx section of New York. Cocaine deaths have been rising, health officials said Thursday, May 2, 2019, in their latest report on the nation’s drug overdose epidemic. After several years of decline, overdose deaths involving cocaine began rising in 2013. And they jumped by more than a third between 2016 and 2017. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

Cocaine Deaths On the Rise in U.S., and Opioids Are a Big Part of...

Cocaine deaths have been rising in the U.S., health officials said Thursday in their latest report on the nation’s deadliest drug overdose epidemic. After several...

Study Shows U.S. Youth Suicides Up After Netflix Show “13 Reasons Why”, Cause Unclear

Suicides by young Americans rose by nearly a third in the month following the 2017 debut of popular Netflix television drama series "13 Reasons...
FILE - In this March 27, 2019 file photo, signs about measles and the measles vaccine are displayed at the Rockland County Health Department in Pomona, N.Y. Measles continues to spread in the United States, with more 704 cases reported so far this year spread among 22 states. U.S. health officials on Monday, April 29 updated the national tally, which already has eclipsed the total for any full year since 1994, when 963 cases were reported. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Surge in U.S. Measles Cases Leads to Quarantines in California and Fines in New...

Quarantines in California. Fines in New York City. Orders for some people to avoid public places in Rockland County, New York. As an outbreak of...

Study Confirms That Obesity Increases the Risk of Disease and Early Death

A new study confirms obesity increases the risk of disease and early death. The study looked at 2.8 million adults in the UK over a...

Survey Finds 2 in 5 Doctors Suffer from Psychological or Emotional Distress and 4...

The growing level of stress that doctors and health care practitioners face amid increasing workloads is taking a major toll on their mental health....