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April 17, 2018
Marijuana-based drug gets positive review from US agency
A closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and ...
April 13, 2018
When to say when: Study says limit alcohol to 1 drink a day
Here's some sobering news: A large international study says adults should average no more than one alcoholic drink per day, ...
April 11, 2018
Number, severity of brain injuries raises dementia risk
A large study offers more evidence of a link between traumatic brain injuries and dementia later in life, with repeated ...
April 09, 2018
Study: Stop-smoking drugs Chantix, Zyban pose no heart risks
Two popular stop-smoking drugs are as safe for the heart as nicotine patches and dummy pills, according to research requested ...
April 04, 2018
Getting kids to a good weight by 13 may help avoid diabetes
There may be a critical window for overweight kids to get to a healthy level. Those who shed their extra pounds by age 13 had ...
March 12, 2018
German footballer taking week off to help leukemia patient
German forward Lennart Thy will miss a week's training with VVV-Venlo and the Dutch side's next league game in order to help ...
January 30, 2018
Push to better track living kidney donors' long-term health
The big unknown when someone donates a kidney: The long-term health consequences. Now the U.S. is taking a step toward ...
December 07, 2017
Small risk of breast cancer seen with hormone contraceptives
Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen have fewer side effects than past oral contraceptives. But a large ...
December 04, 2017
German paramedic convicted of raping women in research hoax
A German court has sentenced a paramedic to 10 years in prison for giving women sedatives he said were for medical research ...
December 04, 2017
Sanofi says it is cooperating with gov't on dengue vaccine
The manufacturer of a dengue fever vaccine that was suspended in the Philippines after a new study showed a greater risk of ...
November 23, 2017
Study to look at long-term health risks of playing soccer
A major study into whether soccer players are at risk of degenerative brain disease was commissioned on Thursday amid ...
October 25, 2017
Correction: FDA-Shingles Vaccine story
In a story Oct. 20 about U.S. approval of GlaxoSmithKline's shingles vaccine, The Associated Press reported erroneously that ...
October 20, 2017
Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillion
Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence ...