HPV 'Herd Immunity' Is on the Rise Among Adults
Oral HPV infections declined by 37% among unvaccinated 18- to 59-year-old men between 2009 and 2016, according to a Sept. 10 report in the Journal...
California Fights Fake Vaccine Medical Exemptions
Officials will have the power to revoke any medical exemptions written by a doctor who's faced disciplinary action.
Do Baby Food Pouches Cause Eating Problems?
Child health experts say overusing baby food pouches could potentially breed poor eating habits and stunt development of feeding skills and motor...
Dog Ear Infections: Treating Dog Ear Mites and More
Chronic ear infections are one of the most common reasons dogs see the vet. Learn more about how they're treated.
Back-to-School Sports Test
Kids are getting ready for a new school year. When after-school activities include sports, they may need a pre-participation physical examination,...
FDA Warns Juul About Illegal Marketing Claims
A warning letter has been sent to Juul Labs Inc. about illegal claims that its electronic cigarettes are safer than tobacco cigarettes, including a...
Drink Coffee, Avoid Gallstones?
To the many ways in which coffee seems to confer unexpected health benefits, add a lowered risk of painful gallstones.
Steady Rise in Pregnant Women's Blood Pressure
Over the past four decades, the U.S. has seen a sharp rise in the number of pregnant women with high blood pressure, new research reveals.
73-Year-Old-Woman in India Has Twins
A 73-year-old woman in India who had twin girls is believed to be the oldest person ever to give birth.
Kroger Yellowfin Tuna Steaks Linked to Poisoning
Multiple people in more than dozen states developed scombroid poisoning after eating yellowfin tuna steaks bought at Kroger stores, the FDA says.
Death Toll Rises as Vaping Cases Skyrocket
Five people have died from vaping-related lung illness as the number of total cases tops 450. The CDC is urging people to stop using e-cigarettes...
Atlanta Sterilizer Closes as Locals Plan Air Tests
In a related matter, state Sen. Jen Jordan and two area residents filed a lawsuit asking a Fulton County judge to throw out a consent order on the...