Just because you can buy a product at any supermarket or drugstore doesn’t mean you can ignore the label’s instructions. Here are a few to use with caution or for only short periods of time.
If you walk just one to two days a week, it’s almost as good as doing it nearly every day, according to a study of people who took 8,000 steps, or about 4 miles, per day.
Candida auris is a type of yeast that can spread from person to person and is resistant to antifungal treatments. The CDC calls it an “urgent threat.”
Yes, it’s sometimes true that April, along with March and May, can be the cruelest months. The lingering impact of the daylight saving time change may not be helping.
R&B singer Bobby Caldwell died this week, apparently after having severe complications related to antibiotic treatment, which is known as being “floxed.”
Known as rectal ozone insufflation therapy, experts say there’s little or no proven medical benefit of the treatment.
A Florida Man Died Of A Brain-Eating Amoeba And Residents Are Being Warned To Use Caution With Tap Water
A man in Florida died from a brain-eating amoeba infection possibly due to rinsing his nasal passages with unsterilized tap water.
In a TikTok that’s been viewed more than 34 million times, an ER doctor shares how a 4-year-old boy had multiple normal test results before healthcare workers finally found a tiny wire lodged in his throat.
Residents are clamoring for answers in the aftermath of the Ohio train derailment that released vinyl chloride, a chemical used to make plastic.
Hundreds of residents near East Palestine, Ohio, were evacuated and then told to return home, but people are posting about sick and dying animals amid concerns their own health might be at risk.
Most types of cosmetic surgeries or treatments are safe, but here are a few that plastic surgeons say they could never get themselves — or that they are careful to use only for specific patients.
Sen. John Fetterman returned to the Senate this week after being hospitalized for testing last week to rule out a new stroke.
The risk to humans is still low, but cases in mammals are growing globally, which is a troubling step on the road toward human infection.
A recent viral tweet suggested that a woman developed stroke symptoms after a neck adjustment at the chiropractor. Here’s what experts say.
Accidents happen. But there are some ways to decrease the likelihood that they’ll happen to you.
“For decades, science fiction writers have taken basic ideas to an extreme. That’s part of the fun.”
Breast cancer in women under 45 is not common, but it happens.
Every drug comes with potential side effects. People taking Ozempic are discovering the issues that come with the weight loss medication that’s so trendy there's a shortage.
In a decision that could come this week, the FDA is looking to step away from the confusing array of COVID shots and boosters that are currently recommended and create an easier-to-understand schedule.
Ozempic isn’t a new drug, but the buzz around it is hard to ignore. That buzz is causing a shortage, which can have serious consequences for people with Type 2 diabetes.