17 million women in the U.S. ages 18-64 have health insurance through Medicaid.
UK health experts have revealed the cocktails to avoid when glancing over a bar menu. Sadly, it's time to put down that glass of white wine at 130 calories and choose champagne at 90 calories.
(Reuters Health) - - A new type of "heat-not-burn" cigarette releases some of the same cancer-causing chemicals found in traditional cigarette smoke, a recent experiment suggests.
(Reuters Health) - - Recreational drugs like “MDMA” and amphetamines have long been linked to a variety of movement disorders, and a new study suggests that basic motor skill impairment may linger eve
The cells, known as astrocytes, act like mini Hoovers in the brain, sweeping up cells as the brain's connections become weak and break apart, according to Italian researchers.
Best practices for avoiding sunburns, spoiled food and insect-borne diseases. Plus, how to stay safe on the road.
A few steps to make long-awaited outside adventures a little safer.
A new drug has been found to significantly reduce the risk of transplantation or death in patients with hepatitis C infection, according to a recent study.
RANCH HANDS: The narrow 9 km road beside Stave Lake once led to a prison. Today, 600 youngsters with life-threatening or debilitating ailments follow it yearly to what is now the Zajac Ranch for Child
A study from Michigan State University shows head and facial injuries have doubled since the state repealed and relaxed its motorcycle helmet law.
A Texas prosecutor says an imprisoned former nurse convicted in 1984 of killing a toddler and facing a new murder charge in the 1981 death of an infant may have killed up to 60 young children around t
ROME (Reuters) - President Donald Trump still refuses to back the 2015 Paris agreement to fight climate change, blocking efforts by world leaders meeting in Sicily to get the new U.S. leader to endors
People with diets high in processed foods and sugar are far more likely to be depressed than healthier eaters. Nutritionist May Simpkin has a mood-friendly diet makeover to fix that.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Zoo officials in Washington hope they can get lucky again with female giant panda Mei Xiang.
Prosecutors say a Texas nurse who is in prison for the 1984 killing of a toddler and who faces new charges in the 1981 death of an infant is suspected of killing as many as 60 young children around th
Non-drug approaches that work best at relieving cancer-related fatigue may differ during and after cancer treatment, according to an analysis of past trials.
A new study by Columbia University Medical Center has identified certain conditions that increase stroke risk for pregnant women with preeclampsia.
Researchers from King's College London found expectant mothers who take more than the recommended daily vitamin D dose have babies who better respond to pathogens.
The meditative therapy can work independently of treatment, suggesting it can scupper the need for an antidepressant prescription, the small Massachusetts General Hospital study shows.
Child care experts say it's dangerous for infants to sleep in bed with their parents. Now, researchers say "baby boxes" and education can reduce the practice.
For Kyle Dent, the Cops for Cancer ride is personal. The Vancouver Police Department constable lost grandparents to cancer and has a friend and another family member undergoing treatment now, and he s
Researchers have found that taking vitamin D supplements in pregnancy may help protect against asthma and respiratory infections in childhood.
German officials plan to introduce fines of up to €2,500 (£2,178/$2,806) for parents who flout the new rules, which will force kindergartens to report them to authorities if their children aren't va
Older people who eat the most fiber are at lower risk of developing knee pain and stiffness due to osteoarthritis (OA), new research shows.
Researchers from the University of Oxford found parents of IVF babies are generally more highly educated, which may 'override' risk factors for poor development, such as prematurity.
Pharmacies are preparing to distribute naloxone to reverse the effects of an overdose
COLOMBO (Reuters) - Floods and landslides in Sri Lanka have killed at least 91 people while more than 100 are missing after torrential rain, officials said on Friday, as soldiers fanned out in boats a
Chris Moulton, vice president of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine, said all NHS staff are already prepared for any kind of emergency in the wake of the Manchester terror atrocity.
Professor David Cottrell, from the University of Leeds, who was involved in the research, warned that the NHS must do more to help these teenagers.
The CDC data published on Thursday revealed a huge surge in deaths from the dementia disease between 1999 and 2014 as the population ages. Experts warn this rate will increase steadily.
A new study by The University of Texas at Dallas has found an unexpected connection between glucose, or sugar, and certain types of cancer.
Researchers from Queen Mary University of London found statins reduce heart volume by 2.4 per cent and increase nitric oxide production, leading to reduce blood pressure.
GMP's chief inspector praises response from city, but warns force will not tolerate a rise in hate crimes
This year was supposed to be a time of triumph for the “alt-right” website Breitbart.com and its readers. The website’s CEO Steve Bannon became one of the most powerful men in the co
“You’re lucky someone doesn’t pop one of you.” A Montana voter said that to a CNN crew Thursday night, the day after Montana’s new Republican congressman-elect, Greg Gianforte, body-
President Donald Trump might be getting attorneys to serve as his babysitter and police his Twitter usage and this afternoon’s CNN panel thought it was hilarious. The Wall Street Journal is repo
A blockbuster new Wall Street Journal report details the “major changes” in store for the White House. One major change may be putting a “team of lawyers” between President Don
Brad Pitt, Pharrell Williams and numerous members of rock royalty joined mourners Friday at Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell's memorial service at
Make your way down to Newquay’s Fistral beach this Bank holiday weekend and you’ll likely catch glimpse of Paul Pester bobbing up and down on the icy Atlantic surf.
Keras Resources, formerly known as Ferrex, is mainly a gold miner and explorer focused on Australia, South Africa and western Africa.
The FTSE 250 is often dubbed the engine room of Britain – because it contains the manufacturers, retailers and investors that are the lifeblood of the nation.
Paul Romer lost control of the organisation’s research division just months after taking the job, following a crackdown on language used by underlings.
'Two Jags' Pippa arrived at her wedding with her father Michael in the open-top 1951 Jaguar Mk V drophead coupe and left in a stunning 1961, 3.8 litre 'straight-six' cylinder Series 1 E-Type.
What took place this week in the credit card and payment industries.
Hatchery Drive cuts through the forest about a mile east of the reservoir for which this San Bernardino Mountain resort community is named. It’s the lone remnant of a facility that produced teemin
Let’s start with what we can almost all agree on: single-payer healthcare is the most effective system for achieving universal health coverage in the U.S. Single-payer would be cheaper and simpler