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Jeffrey Joel Abrams, 68, pleaded guilty to 12 counts and could could face probation to more than 25 years in prison when he is sentenced in September.
The number of cases of the disease is on the rise in the United States, and researchers say the increase could be partly a result of climate change.
An experimental vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea exposed to Ebola seems to work, according to early study results.
CVS deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court.
Experts say it takes a while to get children accustomed to the school sleep routine, so now is the time to start. NBC's Erika Edwards reports.
Thirty-one cases have been reported in south Bronx neighborhoods since July 10, the Health Department said. Two of the people died.
Here are some tips to keep your cool and stay safe in the broiling temperatures and stifling humidity affecting millions of Americans this week.
Twelve people remain hospitalized in South Korea for MERS although only one is still testing positive for the MERS virus, the Health Ministry says.
About 40 percent of teen users of e-cigarettes have never used tobacco, a new report finds. And 91 percent report getting positive feedback about them.
New injected drugs show promise in helping lower cholesterol in patients when statins aren't an option. NBC's Erika Edwards reports.
The FDA approved a new type of cholesterol drug Thursday, aimed at people who cannot get their cholesterol down with statins.
European regulators approved the first-ever malaria vaccine on Thursday even though it doesn't work very well.
Food labels should contain more detail about how much sugar is in a product, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Friday.
Federal court officers have recommended a life sentence for a peanut company executive convicted or selling salmonella tainted food.
Anthem is buying rival Cigna in a deal valued at $54.2 billion that will create the nation's largest health insurer by enrollment.
Seven years into his battle with cancer, Stuart Chapin is faced with a stark choice: saving his house or his life.
Exercise can prevent Alzheimer's disease, and now research shows it works as a great therapy, as well.
Cancer drugs cost way too much and it's time to take steps to bring the price down, 118 of the country's top cancer experts said Thursday.