Thursday July 6, 2017 7:53AM ET
Popular heartburn medications like Nexium, Prilosec or Prevacid may increase your risk of early death when taken for extended periods, a new study suggests.
Wednesday July 5, 2017 9:17AM ET
Tubes called catheters that are used to draw and return blood to the body during dialysis appear to cause the majority of bloodstream infections in people receiving dialysis for kidney problems, a new study finds.
Wednesday July 5, 2017 7:53AM ET
A study published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings confirms that Parkinson's disease can increase the risk of melanoma.
Monday July 3, 2017 9:17AM ET
Researchers at the Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB) and Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have further uncovered the secrets of telomeres, the caps that protect the ends of our chromosomes.
Monday July 3, 2017 6:53AM ET
Sri Lanka deployed hundreds of soldiers to destroy mosquito breeding grounds as the country battles the spread of deadly dengue fever that has killed a record 215 people this year.
Saturday July 1, 2017 9:00AM ET
When a diagnosis is accurate and made in time, a patient has the best opportunity for a positive health outcome. But, sometimes the diagnosis can be difficult to determine and to make a clinical decision, some rules must be followed.
Friday June 30, 2017 8:17AM ET
Cancer scientists overestimate the extent to which high-profile preclinical studies can be successfully replicated, new research by Jonathan Kimmelman and colleagues from McGill University suggests.