By Susan Scutti | Fri, 08/22/2014 - 10:33
Xiaflex, an experimental cellulite drug from Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, satisfied 68% of women in a clinical trial.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 08/21/2014 - 17:21
Telephone communication systems such as TeleStroke significantly improve the amount of time between stroke symptoms and when a victim receives appropriate medical care in rural areas.
By Stephanie Castillo | Thu, 08/21/2014 - 15:00
Type 2 diabetics can save their health and bank account when they maintain a healthy diet and exercise.
By Dana Dovey | Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:32
In order to lose weight for an upcoming beauty pageant, a mother gave her teenage daughter diet pills with a secret ingredient: tapeworm eggs.
By Dana Dovey | Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:27
Though doctors were mum on the success of the experimental ZMapp serum, American Ebola patient Dr. Kent Brantly spoke for the first time after being released from the isolation.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:13
The young philanthropist who helped make the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge go viral passed away on Saturday after a diving accident.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:15
Children and teens with autism have a surplus of synapses, and this excess is due to a slowdown in the normal "pruning" process of brain development.
By Samantha Olson | Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:33
The science behind depression reveals a much more tangled weave of complicated biology.
By Stephanie Castillo | Wed, 08/20/2014 - 18:07
The NIH is working to improve the four in five adults who suffer from chronic disease.
By Samantha Olson | Wed, 08/20/2014 - 17:45
Tuberculosis now has a biomarker that will eventually help doctors screen for the disease.
By Dana Dovey | Wed, 08/20/2014 - 17:00
For children with sickle cell anemia who suffer from strokes, regular blood transfusions could help improve health and quality of life.
By Justin Caba | Wed, 08/20/2014 - 16:00
Minor infections such as the flu or a common cold can increase a child's risk of suffering a stroke within three days of recovery.