Ebola sprang from one of those blind spots, in an area that lacks the health systems needed to detect an outbreak before it becomes a crisis.
Along with photos of unsavory-looking school meals, the hashtag #ThanksMichelleObama was among the top trends on Twitter on Friday.
A Fort Wayne family uses its daughter’s first birthday party as a celebration and event to raise awareness for a rare medical condition that mothers and newborns usually don’t survive.
Health officials say too much time on your cell phone could lead to chronic muscle pain in your neck, shoulders and back.
A Columbus based hospice center in Indiana is expanding its care to cover some patients who have chronic conditions.
Doctors recently performed an endoscopic oversew of an ulcer on a woman.
The FDA has approved Purdue Pharma’s Hysingla ER, for patients with severe, round-the-clock pain that cannot be managed with other treatments.
Graco is recalling 11 models of strollers and travel systems sold during a 14-year period because the folding hinge on the side could cut off a child’s finger.
The American Cancer Society is hosting its annual Great American Smokeout, including a less traditional way of smoking.
The facility located in Parkview Regional Medical Center will have 15 guest rooms once the expansion is completed in the first half of next year.
Surgeons have replaced nearly the entire face of a middle-aged man severely disfigured in a car accident, the Cleveland Clinic announced Tuesday.
The brand is being launched with a marketing campaign that lets smokers know that it’s different and harder to use than traditional cigarettes.
Recovery of feeling can gradually improve for years after a hand transplant, suggests a small study that points to changes in the brain, not just the new hand, as a reason.
“Dr. Salia was extremely critical when he arrived here, and unfortunately, despite our best efforts, we weren’t able to save him.”
The Crown Princess has more than 4,100 people on board and will be met by CDC staff upon arrival in San Pedro.
A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone continued treatment Sunday at a biocontainment unit In Nebraska.
Last year, the European Union banned the sale of new cosmetic products containing ingredients tested on animals, and India followed with a similar ban.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved Lemtrada, a treatment for relapsing multiple sclerosis made by the drugmaker Genzyme.
The pitch for health care coverage is being made at nail salons, pizzerias, mosques — and even bars.
As many rural hospitals across the U.S. are closing, the need for a rural hospital in Angola has allowed a new 25 bed facility to be built.