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Living Well With Metastatic Breast Cancer

Posted on April 23, 2014
Treatments and support for metastatic breast cancer can help women live longer and better than ever before. WebMD reveals ways to take charge of your diagnosis and live better with metastati …

A Little Wine Might Help Kidneys Stay Healthy

Posted on April 23, 2014
Less than a glass a day may also help the heart in those who already have kidney disease, researchers found

For Many Men, Impotence Is Treatable Without Drugs

Posted on April 23, 2014
And there's a bonus: heart-healthy changes will boost overall well-being, too, experts say

Size of Fetus May Affect Stillbirth Risk

Posted on April 22, 2014
Study linked abnormally low or high weight to greater odds of fetal death

New Drugs May Help Prevent Migraines

Posted on April 22, 2014
Two early trials show two experimental compounds reduced number of headaches for sufferers

Two Drugs Work Equally Well for Epileptic Seizures in Kids: Study

Posted on April 22, 2014
Ativan, Valium both good options for emergency treatment, experts say

Low Blood Sugar May Affect Heartbeat in People With Diabetes

Posted on April 22, 2014
Study found abnormal rhythms when blood sugar dipped at night in people with type 2 disease

Paper Money Carries Thousands of Types of Bacteria

Posted on April 22, 2014
Paper Money Carries Thousands of Types of Bacteria

Majority of Americans Support Obamacare Birth Control Provision: Survey

Posted on April 22, 2014
Nearly 7 of 10 favor universal health plan coverage for contraceptives

Mental Illness Not a Driving Force Behind Crime: Study

Posted on April 22, 2014
Few crimes committed by mentally ill patients were directly linked to symptoms, researcher notes