Posted: 06/04/2013 - U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius says she doesn't want to intervene in transplant decisions about a dying Pennsylvania girl
Posted: 06/03/2013 - A new study uses scientific evidence to back claims sunscreens prevent skin aging.
Posted: 06/03/2013 - Michael Douglas linked his throat cancer to oral sex, which health experts say is a legitimate concern.
Updated: 05/30/2013 - The World Health Organization said a new germ is a respiratory infection in the same family as SARS, a disease behind a deadly 2003 outbreak in Asia.
Posted: 05/22/2013 - About 16 percent of Americans suffer from migraines or severe headaches, according to a 2009 study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Updated: 05/20/2013 - The Food and Drug Administration on Monday released a review of the sleep aid, suvorexant, ahead of a public meeting on Wednesday. The pill works by temporarily blocking chemical messengers that keep people awake.
Posted: 05/20/2013 - Breath from obese children appears to contain different chemical compounds than the breath of non-obese kids, a researcher has discovered. The finding could lead to tests for other diseases.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - Having depression may double the risk of stroke for middle-aged women, according to new research.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - A new study found that pot smokers aren't any more likely to be obese than non-smokers.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - Native Americans will have to buy their own health insurance policies or pay a $695 fine unless they can prove they are "Indian enough" to claim one of the few exemptions allowed under the Affordable Care Act's mandate that all Americans carry insurance.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - Researchers at Oregon Health & Science University and the Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC) were able to create embryonic stem cells, which are valuable for research because they can be turned into any other cell type found in the body.