After falling for two decades, the death rate for prostate cancer has stopped decreasing and the incidence of advanced disease is rising, researchers said Tuesday.
The annual licensing inspection of Cathedral Village's nursing home, completed the day before Herbert R. McMaster Sr. died, found 13 violations, including lax oversight of temporary nurses.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans kept up their health insurance last year despite President Donald Trump's all-out push to dismantle the Obama-era coverage expansion. That's the counter-intuitive conclusion from a major government survey Tuesday.
Some essential oils may cause harm if ingested, applied to the skin, or exposed to the eyes. Here's what to keep in mind.
Health and fitness-based companies like Beachbody that use the direct sales model are the Instagram generation version of Avon, Mary Kay, Pampered Chef and LuLaRoe.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Soaring numbers of water systems around the country are testing positive for a dangerous class of chemicals widely used in items that include non-stick pans and firefighting foam, regulators and scientists said Tuesday.
Poverty and the stress of living with constant worry, gets under children's skin and can cause immediate health and safety problems, such as higher rates of sudden infant death syndrome, worse asthma and higher rates of accidental trauma.
Dental policies are more like prepayment plans for a basic level of care. But coverage is reduced as treatment intensifies. Major work such as a crown or a bridge is often covered only at 50 percent; implants generally aren't covered at all.
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If the same resolution is resurrected and repeated year after year, this tells us one thing: Our intentions are persistent, but we aren’t so great at executing. Follow this guide to cultivate healthy habits that last a lifetime.
A new study from Penn Medicine examined when puppies were born and risk of heart disease.
Compared with this time last year, the percentage of American adults following a specific diet protocol more than doubled, from 14 percent to 36 percent.
The National Rifle Association's incoming president has linked school shootings and other violence to using medications such as Ritalin.