Those due to heroin and prescription painkiller overdoses cost $27 million last year, according to a new report.
Overhauling the Affordable Care Act could help some young adults by lowering the cost of their premiums in the private insurance marketplaces, but could hurt others who gained insurance through a massive expansion to Medicaid.
The common household chemical is used to keep your pools clean and free of bacteria, but it can be dangerous if used improperly or if accidentally ingested.
Banishing stubborn belly bloat just got easier with this bodyweight circuit that can be done anywhere, at any time.
Working with Dogfish Head brewery, a University of Pennsylvania archaeologist recreates "extreme beverages" of long ago.
Emergency rooms like mine are on the front lines. We stabilize the sick and work to arrange follow-up care, regardless of patients' ability to pay. We aren't always successful. But now, we are on the cusp of changes that could make things far worse than they already are.
The AHA's statement reviewed the most recent findings on the effects of dietary saturated fat and its replacement by other types of fats and carbohydrates on cardiovascular disease.
The anti-vaccine movement gained momentum in 1998 from a now-discredited study by conspiracy theorist Andrew Wakefield, who claimed there was a link between the MMR vaccine and autism.
The results of the study may be useful for educators and others who work with people on the autism spectrum.
CHOP also scored tops in care for diabetes and endocrinology, and pulmonology.
Doctors trying to be empathetic to their patients' complaints may tend to overprescribe opioid painkillers.
Doctors say it can treat intense pain, but patients should stay on the drug for shortest time possible
As the CBS3 meteorologist discovered the hard way this past weekend, pregnancy and childbirth put even healthy women at increased risk of dangerous blood clots.
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.
Because insulin is so expensive, some people take less than their prescribed dose, which may lead to preventable, very expensive complications such as kidney failure, blindness, amputation, or heart attacks.