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MaryAnn Emerick was only a teenager when her mother began exhibiting symptoms of Huntington’s disease (HD), a debilitating neurological condition that impacts nearly 30,000 Americans.
A year from now, what will life be like for those patients suffering from Ebola who survive?
In what is the first reported incident of Ebola transmission outside Africa, a Spanish nurse who treated a missionary for the disease at a Madrid hospital tested positive for the disease, Spain's health minister said Monday.
Researchers at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center have discovered a new gene and cell therapy that could treat a rare lung disease in children.
A Norwegian working for Doctors Without Borders in Sierra Leone was infected with Ebola virus and will be brought home for the treatment, the organization said on Monday.
A team of international researchers investigated the possible link between breast implants and a form of lymphoma that may develop in tumors at a later stage.
If you’ve just returned from an exotic getaway, gushing about it may harm your relationships, suggests a study published in the journal Psychological Science.
The deaths of four children, possibly linked to their infections with enterovirus D68, are still puzzling to experts
A man has died in Uganda's capital after an outbreak of Marburg, a highly infectious hemorrhagic fever similar to Ebola, authorities said on Sunday, adding that a total of 80 people who came into contact with him were quarantined.
If you are newly entering menopause, you might be surprised to find yourself suddenly gaining weight—as if hot flashes, insomnia, and night sweats weren’t enough.
There are more than 100 known varieties of non-polio enteroviruses in the world, and they cause 10 to 15 million infections every year, ranging from the common cold (rhinovirus), to hand, foot, and mouth disease (coxsackie), to meningitis and gastrointestinal illness.
If you think a bio-penis is only for guys who've run into angry, knife-wielding partners, think again.
Everyone knows it's easier to learn about a topic you're curious about.
Health officials are now monitoring 50 people in Texas for signs of Ebola, via twice-daily temperature checks, and in recent days, there have been reports that people in other areas of the country most recently, Washington, D.C.
A trio of big-hearted doctors is helping three-year-old Victoria Wilcher, the Mississippi girl who was mauled by her grandfather’s pitbulls and then thrust into the national spotlight when her family was accused of perpetrating a hoax at a local KFC.
Bare-chested male models strutted through the glitzy ballroom in Bangkok to the beat of house music while dozens of young gay men waited anxiously, working up the nerve to have a blood test.
Alcobra Ltd said its drug to treat attention deficit disorder met the main goals of a late-stage trial, reducing the symptoms of the condition better than a sugar pill.
American-British scientist John O'Keefe and Norwegians May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser won the 2014 Nobel Prize for medicine for discovering the brain's "inner GPS" that makes it possible to orient ourselves in space and help understand diseases like Alzheimer's, the award-giving body said on Monday.
A child who lives on Mercer Island likely has E. coli, public health officials said Sunday.
For the world's first baby born to a woman with a transplanted womb - a medical first - only a victorious name would do.