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Fish Oil Supplements Have Little Effect on Irregular Heartbeat: Study

Posted on September 30, 2014
Atrial fibrillation increases the risk for stroke, researchers note

California To Launch Medicaid-Funded Teledentistry

Posted on September 30, 2014
California To Launch Medicaid-Funded Teledentistry

Health Officials Investigating Paralysis in Kids With Enterovirus D68

Posted on September 29, 2014
Some children hospitalized with breathing problems caused by enterovirus D68 in Colorado and Kansas City have also developed unexplained paralysis in their arms and legs, officials say.

Medical Implant Devices Skate Through Review Process, Studies Claim

Posted on September 29, 2014
Researchers criticize FDA for lax oversight; agency defends its approach

Doctors' Group Issues Painkiller Guidelines

Posted on September 29, 2014
Narcotics too risky in many cases, American Academy of Neurology says

Too Many Heart Scans May Pose Radiation Risks, Cardiologists Say

Posted on September 29, 2014
American Heart Association urges doctors to make sure patient understands dangers, test is appropriate

Antibiotic Use Before Age 2 Might Raise Obesity Risk, Study Says

Posted on September 29, 2014
Researchers suspect broad-spectrum versions change makeup of microbes in gut

Drug Gives Big Survival Boost Against Type of Advanced Breast Cancer

Posted on September 29, 2014
Women with HER2-positive tumors gained an average 16 more months of life with Perjeta, study finds

Obese in Adolescence, Colon Cancer in Later Life?

Posted on September 29, 2014
Study doesn't prove cause-and-effect, but suggests the need for healthy habits in childhood

American Doctor Exposed to Ebola Admitted to NIH Hospital

Posted on September 29, 2014
The patient was working in West Africa; not clear if infection occurred