On issues including depression, addiction, and campus assault, women often do better with female-focused care, as Villanova nursing experts are teaching their students.
Seven in 10 sleep-related infant deaths in Philadelphia occurred when a child was put in an unsafe place, usually an adult bed. It's all too easy for a child to be accidentally smothered by another person, or by soft pillows, toys or clothes.
Scientists say the 23-time gold medal winner is no match for evolutionary biology.
The state says smog-inducing pollution is drifting across its borders from neighboring states..
The language we use for people over 65 is frustratingly inexact. But the real problem is with how we think about aging, not with specific words.
A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines - more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long remission that, if it lasts, would be a form of cure.
LONDON (AP) - The parents of a critically ill infant are returning to court for the latest stage in their effort to seek permission to take the child to the United States for medical treatment.
Wayne Atkins thought little of the blisters he had gotten while hiking. But then he started feeling ill.
"It's a primer for health providers who might be on the fence," said Kevin Provost, CEO of Greenhouse Ventures, which is organizing the events. "We'll also address what doctors, nurses, and pharmacists need to understand about how the human body is wired to receive this medicine."
New Hampshire authorities said they were working to retrieve the body of Gregory Auriemma, the head of the Ocean County chapter of the Sierra Club, from a rugged, remote area.
A Thomas Jefferson University kidney specialist helped to bring about the changes. An increase in African American organ donors also helped - blacks on the waiting list get their fair share.
I knew it would be an emotional ordeal, but the mechanics of it took me by surprise.
CHICAGO (AP) - Cancer patients' gray hair unexpectedly turned youthfully dark while taking novel drugs, and it has doctors scratching their heads.
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.
If you keep it up all month, you'll have added 29 small steps that together can mean big changes for your heart.