FOX News: Health
Getting more bang for your bite matters. Low-energy-density foods, which yield big portions for few calories, "allow you to eat more without gaining weight." Want some of that? Make room for these secret-weapon picks.
The idea that people can be obese and still be "healthy" is called into question by a new study, that finds that, at least over the long term, obesity itself may confer a small increased risk of death.
Home genetic test maker 23andMe, which is backed by Google Inc, stopped marketing its products last week after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned that it did not have regulatory approval to do so, a company spokeswoman said.
Coronary atherectomy to clear out clogged arteries has been around for more than 20 years, but the technology used to perform was complex, leading some doctors to opt for open heart surgery to remove large blockages. But new technology recently approved by the FDA is making it easier and safer for patients to undergo the procedure
Hong Kong has reported its first case of the H7N9 bird flu strain, in a possible sign the virus is spreading beyond mainland China since it first emerged there earlier this year.
Pastor Rick Warren’s new diet book, The Daniel Plan: 40 Days to a Healthier Life, goes on sale tomorrow nationwide.
A traveling medical technician who infected dozens of patients in multiple states with hepatitis C through tainted syringes was due to find out Monday how many decades he'll spend in a New Hampshire prison.
Hong Kong confirmed its first case of deadly H7N9 bird flu on Monday in a further sign that the virus is continuing to spread beyond mainland China's borders.
Doctors are reporting an epidemic - of twins.
It is difficult to consider how our actions today might affect future generations – or that they will at all. But it turns out that just because we leave this world behind, the damage done to our genes by chemicals in the environment may not.
Even mild brain injuries from bomb blasts may put soldiers at risk for long-term health effects.
Consuming energy drinks containing caffeine and taurine may alter heart function in healthy adults.
About 70 passengers on a US Airways Express flight from Texas to Arizona were briefly kept on the plane after it landed, and some say they were told to get tuberculosis tests and vaccinations.
I’ve noticed recently that the first time a person cries in my presence, tears are followed by a profuse apology--the sort of apology you’d expect from a major faux pas, like stepping on someone’s toe.
The first adjuvanted bird flu vaccine has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Researchers at Duke University Medical Center found that a common byproduct of cholesterol may foster the growth and spread of breast cancer cells.
The microscope at the University of New Haven, set at 10-times magnification, shows a marijuana leaf covered with dozens of tiny bumps. It's mold, and someone, somewhere could be smoking similarly contaminated pot and not have a clue.
Doctors at a top city hospital refused to consider a 5-month-old for a heart transplant because he had a disease they believed would leave him with mental and physical disabilities, his parents have charged.
An expert weighs in on how you should spend your gym time