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2 hrs ago | Mental Help Net
Scientists have successfully tested in animals a new drug that might one day protect people infected with measles from getting sick, according to a new report.
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In this Friday, March 1, 2013 file photo, Chan Lai Ly, right, has his mouth examined by Honghue Duong, a physician's assistant, as part of a regular check-up related to his diabetes at International Community Health Services in Seattle.
8 hrs ago | Medical Daily
A new CDC report found the number of deaths from drowning has gone down over a 12-year span ending in 2010 for all age groups except one: people between the ages of 45 and 84. A new report issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found the number of deaths from drowning in the U.S. has gone down over a 12-year span ending in 2010 ... (more)
10 hrs ago | News Herald
A majority of the reported cases - 139, or 62% - have been linked to Ohio State University, says Julie Mangino, director of the Department of Clinical Epidemiology for the OSU Health System, and a member of the university's Mumps Advisory Executive Team.
14 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah
Folks on the West Coast are faithful followers of yoga and meditation. Midwesterners turn to chiropractors or osteopathic doctors for their aches and pains.
17 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph
The warning comes as officials help Mecklenburg and Cabarrus counties respond after a case of Hepatitis A in a food handler.
Hannah Ostrowski of Redding, a pre-school aide at Buckeye Pre-School in Redding, Calif., works with Dylan Ortiz, 3, left, and his twin, Shane Ortiz, Friday, March 28, 2014, during their special day class administered by the GREAT Partnership.
For children under age 5, drowning is a leading cause of accidental death, with rates even surpassing those of traffic accident fatalities in recent years, according to a new report from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The nation's top cigarette makers said Tuesday they have made about $6 billion in annual payments as part of a longstanding settlement in which some companies are paying states for smoking-related health care costs.
The man who was found dead in a Fairfield home on Monday night during a Hazmat incident has been identified and his death has been ruled a suicide, Fairfield police said Tuesday.
The H1N1 flu was the predominant influenza strain in the United States this year, but it packed a lot less punch than in 2009 when it caused a worldwide pandemic, health officials report.
For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.
One in 68 U.S. children has an autism spectrum disorder, according to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Suicide clusters can impact other students, especially when amplified on social media.
Following a frightening outbreak of meningitis among men who have sex with men in New York City last year, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is now urging MSM to get vaccinated.
By Tom Watkins Ugh. Three outbreaks of illness affecting more than 100 people each have been reported aboard two cruise liners -- two of them in back-to-back cruises of the same ship -- according to the nation's leading health protection agency.
Chronic kidney disease affects one in 10 Americans age 20 or older, according to the CDC Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.