Scientists are reporting that a mutated virus that was able to resist vaccination protection was behind a polio outbreak in the Congo in 2010.
Women suffer worse health outcomes following heart attacks as compared to men, a new study reveals.
A latest study states that cigarettes with low levels of nicotine does not increase smokers' addiction to cigarettes.
A team of Danish researchers observed that most of the acutely ill, admitted patients were discharged from the hospital without getting a diagnosis done.
Overweight adults with type-2 diabetes can lower their health care costs by shedding some extra pounds, a new study reveals.
Women with severe disabilities and chronic health issues are seldom screened for breast cancer, a new study reveals.
A commonly used opioid painkiller will now be harder to obtain, according to a recent report from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
Researchers at the Yale School of Medicine found that women were at a much higher risk of dealing with complications from a heart attack than male counterparts.
Certain amounts of calcium buildup found in the coronary arteries may predict future risk of kidney disease, according to recent findings published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.
Researchers have found that a new treatment route could be particularly helpful for those suffering from severe, short-term depression that combines talk therapy with antidepressants to more effectively manage symptoms.
Scientists have taken a closer look at children and adolescents with autism and have found that they actually have a surplus of synapses in their brains.