Artwork from the “Calvin and Hobbes” creator’s three-day return to comics will be auctioned to benefit Parkinson’s disease research.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The American Red Cross says it has an urgent need for blood donors.
The Red Cross says blood donations often
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It is the largest and longest outbreak ever recorded of Ebola, which has a death rate of about 50 percent and has so far killed at least 932 people.
Several groups in Indiana are working to send financial support to West Africa, even when manpower can’t be provided.
The current Ebola crisis in West Africa is on pace to sicken more people than all other previous outbreaks of the disease combined, a U.S. health official said Thursday.
A bug can turn you into a vegetarian, or at least make you swear off red meat. Doctors across the U.S. are seeing a surge of sudden meat allergies in people bitten by a certain kind of tick.
Patient advocates in the U.S. say some insurance companies are making HIV and AIDS drugs unaffordable in plans issued through the country’s new health care law by shifting much of the cost to customers.
Mutations in the gene can make breast cancer up to nine times more likely to develop, an international team of researchers reports in this week’s New England Journal of Medicine.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning tattoo parlors, their customers and those buying at-home tattoo kits that not all tattoo ink is safe.
Business and political leaders announced the expansion of an affiliate of the Lutheran Health Network that will more than 300 jobs to Fort Wayne over the next two to three years.
The VA announced last week that it planned to fire two supervisors and discipline four other employees in Colorado and Wyoming accused of falsifying health-care data.
A chartered plane specially equipped to contain infectious diseases took off Tuesday from the airport in Liberia’s capital, Monrovia.
Starting this week, “gluten-free” labels on packaged foods have real meaning. Until now, the term “gluten-free” had not been regulated, and manufacturers made their own decisions about what it means.
There is no vaccine or specific treatment for Ebola, but several are under development.
Liberian Information Minister Lewis Brown said a medical evacuation plane carrying the nurse was expected to leave West Africa early Tuesday for the U.S.
A program that helps recovering addicts sober up and fix their tattered lives will end next year because of a cut in federal funding.
More tests are needed to ensure that toxins are out of Toledo’s water supply, Toledo mayor said Sunday.
Families toting empty coolers, milk jugs and even cookie jars topped them off with well water funneled out of the back of a pickup truck.
Dr. Kent Brantly became the first person infected with Ebola to be brought to the United States from Africa.
Some Michigan communities are affected by water problems just across the state border in Toledo, Ohio.