Wednesday December 27, 2017 9:05AM ET
A team at the U.S. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development has announced that it will be putting a contraception gel it has developed into trials starting in April.
Wednesday December 27, 2017 6:39AM ET
Myth has it that fish is brain food but it just might be more than myth, a new study suggests.
Friday December 22, 2017 5:33AM ET
Women with a relatively short cervix are at higher risk of preterm delivery, but new research shows that a cervical device may cut that risk substantially.
Thursday December 21, 2017 5:47AM ET
Treatments that help people beat cancer also can cause them to age prematurely and die sooner, Mayo Clinic researchers report.
Tuesday December 19, 2017 7:00AM ET
Graphic anti-tobacco posters intended to deter young people from buying cigarettes might actually have the opposite effect.
Monday December 18, 2017 7:24AM ET
Newborn babies face a greater risk of health problems if they live close to a "fracking" site, a new large-scale study contends.
Saturday December 16, 2017 7:17AM ET
Around two million years ago, a genetic change occurred that differentiated humans from most other primates that both protected humans from diseases, yet made red meat a health risk.