SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — U.S. medical authorities are revisiting the safety of breast implants used by millions of American women, the latest review in an ongoing debate about their potential health effects.
According to new guidelines from the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, aspirin is no longer recommended as a method to help prevent heart disease and strokes among seniors.
According to a new study published in the journal Abnormal Psychology, the number of teens that have been reporting depression over the last decade has increased by 52 percent, and by 63 percent among young adults.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators are moving ahead with a plan designed to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of teenagers by restricting sales of most flavored products in convenience stores and online.
According to a new report from the American Heart Association published last week, smoking tobacco from a hookah is no less harmful than smoking from a cigarette, with the immediate effects usually being equally or more detrimental.
A new report from the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine found that in the field of science, about 20 to 50 percent of women are still experiencing harassment, signifying that new policies still have a long way to go to prevent and reprimand sexual harassers.
This year a second man was cured of HIV after receiving a bone marrow transplant from a donor with genetic resistance to the disease. After the transplant, the patient known as “London Patient” who also had cancer, was cleared of both the disease and cancer. He is the second known patient to be cured of the disease. The first was in 2007 when another patient received similar treatment.