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Donald Trump's suggestion that women be punished for abortions has become a reality across the Atlantic.
Zika and the need for more Latino doctors were two important topics tackled at the Natl Hispanic Medical Assn's 20th annual conference.
What's it like to have an abortion in Europe? Women share their stories with NBC News.
A child is reported to a poison control center about every 45 minutes in this country, according to the study.
It may be weeks before we clearly know why Prince died but when there is sudden or unexpected death, this is what the medical examiner is looking for.
Suicide rates have soared 24 percent in the U.S. since 1999, with the biggest increases among women, federal researchers reported Friday.
It seems there's no clear set of genes that help people age with grace.
The patient's wife recognized her husband on a TV reality show.
A new study looking at the effects of climate change predicts an extra week of dangerous ozone levels every year across the U.S. by the year 2050.
Researchers who were trying to show that irregular periods might protect women against ovarian cancer found just the opposite: Women who had unpredict
A new report looking at what causes stomach cancer found three new somewhat surprising links: alcohol, processed meat and obesity.
A tick-related meat allergy has quietly spread across the southern and eastern U.S. In recent years the number of cases has steadily risen and no one seems to know why.
Canada's Liberal government will introduce legislation to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana in spring 2017, Health Minister Jane Philpott said on Wednesday.
A new study may help explain why flu vaccines work so poorly.
Gunmen killed seven police officers guarding polio workers in two separate attacks in a suburb of Pakistan's largest city Wednesday, officials said.
People who feel lonely have a 29 percent high rate of heart attacks, a new study finds.
A revolutionary new treatment for strokes uses a "stent retriever" to remove blood clots in the brain.
Researchers looking for the best way to measure germs in an office were surprised to find each city has its own microbe signature.
A new map calculating when and where Zika virus is likely to spread shows 2 billion people could be in the Zika zone.
U.S. health insurer UnitedHealth said Tuesday it would largely exit the Obamacare individual insurance market in 2017.