- Killer Bees Attack in Arizona; Where Else Can it Happen?
September 16 2011 3:16 PM
Thousands of bees swarm and attack animals, farmers.
- Yellow on the Eyelids? You Could be at Risk for Heart Attack, Study Says
September 16 2011 2:42 PM
Yellow markings around eyes can mean heart attack, according to a study.
- Lung Cancer Rates Drop Nationwide, NYC Smokers Highlighted
September 16 2011 11:12 AM
New rates of lung cancer cases among men and women in the United States dropped in 35 states and six states, respectively, between 1999 and 2008, according to a new report by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
- Breast and Cervical Cancers Kill 625,000 Women Worldwide
September 16 2011 1:34 AM
Breast and cervical cancers kill 625,000 women worldwide every year, reported researchers in the first global review of breast and cervical cancer.
- Flu Deaths Claimed 115 Children, Teenagers Last Year; CDC Urges Vaccination
September 15 2011 7:13 PM
115 children and teenagers died from flu last year, according to CDC.
- Best Hospitals in the U.S. Named, 7 Are Good for Children’s Asthma
September 15 2011 5:24 PM
The Joint Commission has released its 2010 list of top-performing U.S. hospitals.
- Overconfidence, Narcissism Can Work for Humans, Study Suggests
September 15 2011 3:48 PM
Being overconfident, narcissistic, and even self-deluded can be good for human beings, a new study suggests.
- Got Bad Body Odor? Blame it on Mom and Dad
September 15 2011 3:02 PM
Genetics play a role in what has been referred to as “fishy odor syndrome,” a study shows.
- Alarming Rise in Cases of Breast Cancer: Report
September 15 2011 3:37 AM
Breast cancer is on rise and the rate is alarming, said researchers in the first global review of breast and cervical cancer.
- Smoking Cessation can Improve Young Adults’ Personality: Study
September 15 2011 3:23 AM
Kicking the butt might be a good idea for young adults as they develop positive behavioral patterns according to a recent study released by the University of Missouri researchers.
- Conjoined Twin Boys Separated Successfully, Doctors Say
September 14 2011 10:34 PM
Joshua and Jacob Spates doing well after 13-hour surgery.
- West Nile Virus Cases Confirmed in Utah, Iowa
September 14 2011 9:30 PM
New Jersey takes preventative measures against West Nile virus.
- FDA Disputes “Dr. Oz Show” and Says Apple Juice is Safe to Drink
September 14 2011 6:17 PM
Arsenic levels are non-threatening.
- Listeriosis Outbreak From Cantaloupe Prompts First Recall in NM
September 14 2011 5:42 PM
The New Mexico Environment Department on Wednesday issued the first recall notice to state produce retailers, requesting that all Listeria-tainted cantaloupes fruit be pulled from shelves after an outbreak warning was issued Monday.
- Michigan Governor Puts Child Obesity on Health To-Do List
September 14 2011 3:55 PM
Governor announced plan that will track child obesity throughout the state.
- 336 Million People Affected with Diabetes Worldwide: IDF
September 14 2011 6:58 AM
Around 366 million people worldwide are affected with diabetes, reported the International Diabetes Federation (IDF).
- Insulin May Keep Alzheimer’s at Bay: Report
September 14 2011 6:01 AM
Spraying insulin in the nose twice daily might help to control mild Alzheimer's, a study suggested.
- Medically Resistant Tuberculosis on Rise in Europe: WHO Proposes Combating Plan
September 14 2011 3:38 AM
Tuberculosis has struck again and this time it is medically resistant.
- Depression Still Taboo for One-Fourth of Patients, Symptoms Not Diagnosed: Study
September 13 2011 5:29 PM
People with depression still find it difficult to talk about it, study shows.
- Diabetes Epidemic Widespread, Health Officials Call for Research
September 13 2011 3:32 PM
The number of people with diabetes worldwide has reached 366 million.