Cardiovascular screenings are a cost-effective way to identify middle-aged athletes who may risk heart attacks or strokes by participating in high-intensity sports, a new study suggests.
Chikungunya, a debilitating mosquito-borne viral disease, has taken hold in French Polynesia, spreading rapidly and threatening neighboring Pacific nations, regional health authorities said on Wednesday.
Brown-Forman Corp. (BF.B) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $208 million.
Women and girls with disabilities in India are pushed into mental institutions, where they live in unsanitary conditions and are at constant risk of physical and sexual violence, Human Rights Watch said in a report Wednesday.
Abercrombie & Fitch's stock dropped 5.8% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the teen apparel retailer reported a fiscal third-quarter profit and full-year outlook that was below expectations.
Newly diagnosed diabetics generally don’t take advantage of educational programs that could help them manage their disease, a new study suggests.
Is the pendulum swinging back? In what seems contrary to mainstream dietary advice, a small new study shows that doubling the saturated fat in a person's diet does not drive up the levels of saturated fat in the blood
One in eight middle-age women in the United States has depression, a new report finds.
Q&A With Dr. Manny: I’m traveling for the holidays and heard there are some health risks that come from sitting for long periods of time. Should I be worried?
Cliffs Natural Resources is selling off coal assets in West Virginia as the mining company continues to shift more toward a pure, iron ore supplier.