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Ten physicians are demanding Columbia University to boot TV star Dr. Mehmet Oz whom they deem guilty of misleading and endangering the public.
An HIV outbreak in Indiana related dirty drug needles has increased by 24 cases, all attributed to enhanced testing, state officials said Friday.
California health authorities declared an end to a measles outbreak that started at Disneyland and triggered a national debate about vaccinations.
The assortments of bacteria that live within the intestines of isolated tribes are far more diverse than the microbes found in the guts of Americans.
Will the embryos be destroyed if Sofia Vergara wants them to be? Not a chance. No court will permit it unless Nick Loeb agrees, a bioethicists says.
It was Carter's 12th surgery in 7 years due to a congenital heart condition, but this time the scars left behind seemed too much to bear.
Valbona Yzeiraj, 45, of White Plains, New York, was arrested Thursday following a grand jury indictment earlier this month.
Sleep apnea may hasten memory declines, leading to earlier diagnoses of mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's, suggests a study out Thursday.
E-cigarette use among middle and high school students tripled in 2014 while cigarette use fell to record lows, health officials reported Thursday.
The Amsterdam, New York, company said some of its baby food products may be contaminated with small pieces of glass.
Researchers said on Wednesday they have settled the issue of what occurs inside knuckles to trigger the familiar popping sound.
The researchers used a government database to study 949 data breaches.
"Flakka," a designer drug luring some Americans, is even more potent and more addictive than its long list of synthetic predecessors, experts say.
What Berlin school teacher Annegret Raunigk is doing yet again at age 65 "irresponsible," asserts a leading bioethicist.
Mikaela Jane Davidson was born at Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital less than three months after her father Dr. Michael Davidson was shot there.
Two former egg executives were sentenced to three months in jail Monday for their roles in a 2010 salmonella outbreak that sickened thousands.
A new milk brand arrives soon at California stores as its makers contend one protein may cause people's dairy-induced tummy troubles.