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A pandemic is one of the world's top three threats, and if not prepared for, could wipe out 30 million people in le than a year, philanthropist Bill Gates says. Microsoft's co-founder said at the Mun...
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Social factors may be more influential than biological ones.
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President Donald Trump's advisers have taken to boasting about the flurry of activity that has come out of the White House in the last few weeks. And on Sunday's political television shows, Stephen Mi...
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BRB, washing every bottle we own.
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When it comes to the way people stigmatize different body shapes and sizes, words can hurt more than just your feelings. New research suggests they may have real health consequences. People who report...
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Take away 2.1 years of your life if you are poor.
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WASHINGTON ― In one of his first acts as president, Donald Trump has reinstated a federal ban on U.S. funding for international health organizations that counsel women on family planning options that...
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It's spread by the same type of mosquito that spreads Zika virus.
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President-elect Donald Trump says he's putting the finishing touches on his plan to replace Obamacare. It sounds absolutely terrific, like the best health plan ever! It also sounds wildly out of step...
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The recent death of a woman in Reno, Nevada, from an infection resistant to every available kind of antibiotic in the U.S. highlights how serious the threat of antibiotic-resistant superbugs has becom...
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It will also cost the globe more than $1 trillion in health care costs and lost productivity.
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The largest and most influential organization of American physicians has sent two stark me ages to the Republican Party: Don't me with Obamacare until you know what you're putting in its place. And d...
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WASHINGTON ― Barack Obama paid what's likely to be his last visit to Capitol Hill as president on Wednesday and beseeched congre ional Democrats to fight to protect the Affordable Care Act from Republ...
This discreet under-the-skin device could make AIDS prevention more reliable.