Wednesday June 14, 2017 9:49AM ET
In a sign that the obesity epidemic has become more than just an American problem, a new study shows that 2 billion of the world's population is obese or overweight.
Wednesday June 14, 2017 7:33AM ET
Long term exposure to aircraft noise, particularly during the night, is linked to an increased risk of developing high blood pressure and possibly heart flutter and stroke as well, suggests research published online in Occupational & Environmental Medicine.
Wednesday June 14, 2017 7:10AM ET
Interim results from a FDA-approved clinical trial testing the generic vaccine bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) to reverse advanced type 1 diabetes are being presented at the 75th Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association.
Tuesday June 13, 2017 4:08PM ET
The death toll from cholera rose to 923 in Yemen, with 64 fatalities in just one day, the United Nations health agency reported on Monday.
Tuesday June 13, 2017 9:33AM ET
Researchers have found a way to increase the effectiveness of a widely used cancer drug while decreasing the risk of heart-damaging side effects.
Tuesday June 13, 2017 7:17AM ET
Exercise doesn't just trim your tummy. It may also improve bone thickness, boost bone quality, and whittle away the fat found inside bones, new animal research suggests.
Monday June 12, 2017 9:05AM ET
Scary pit vipers may need an image upgrade: Their venom might end up helping human heart patients, research suggests.