The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found smoking is even forbidden in nearly half of homes where an adult smoker resides, up from one in 10 households with smokers in the early 1990s.
Google’s ambitious health startup is teaming up with biotechnology drugmaker AbbVie in a $500 million joint venture that will try to develop new ways to treat cancer and other diseases such as Alzheimer’s.
The Food and Drug Administration says there is little evidence that testosterone-boosting drugs taken by millions of American men are beneficial.
Officials in Nigeria had believed that Ebola was largely contained within Africa’s most populous country after a sick traveler from Liberia brought the disease to Lagos.
The 56-year-old father of six received a ventricular assist device that was implanted without doctors having to break his sternum.
The Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health is offering advice on what you should do if you come across a bat.
CVS Caremark said it will now be known as CVS Health, effective immediately. The signs on its roughly 7,700 drugstores won’t change, so the tweak may not register with shoppers.
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Food in countries hit by Ebola is getting more expensive and will become scarcer because many farmers won’t be able to access fields, a U.N. food agency warned Tuesday.
Americans’ eating habits have improved — except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet.
The recalled products come in four varieties with “Best When Used By” dates of Feb. 20, 2015, and Feb. 21, 2015.
A major Indiana blood bank is losing its contracts with two large hospital systems in the state as they look for cheaper prices from blood suppliers.
Sunday is International Overdose Awareness Day and September is National Recovery Month, the focus is on treatment and health services.
Parvovirus, a highly contagious disease, has killed some puppies after being almost nonexistent in the area for several years, veterinarians said.
Liberia’s schools are already closed in the effort to keep large numbers of people from gathering and potentially spreading the disease.
Officials say IU Health, St. Vincent Health and Union Hospitals will switch service agreements in 2015.
A new study reports one of the biggest potential advances against heart failure in more than a decade.
Some tax professionals are worried that federal and state insurance marketplaces won’t be able to get those forms out in time.
The pharmacy installed time-delay safes in all of its pharmacies in Indiana and Kentucky.
The drug also completely protected six other monkeys given a slightly different version of it three days after infection in a pilot test.