The highest arsenic concentrations were found in infants who frequently ate baby rice cereal, with levels more than three times that of babies who didn't eat rice, the study reports.
Becoming pregnant while taking birth control pills doesn't seem to increase the risk of birth defects, a new study suggests.
These signs and symptoms of bloating are case for visiting the doctor.
Women's faces are redder than usual during ovulation, but this subtle change isn't detectable to the human eye, new research shows.
Even though it has been found to have many social benefits, schools are still cutting back on recess time.
Here are the facts on the recent textured breast implant recall, and most importantly, whether you need to worry or not.
Before the #MeToo movement and the fall of numerous powerful men accused of sexual harassment, researchers surveyed thousands of women and found the problem to be widespread.
Safety measures must be a priority for children returning to Houston and other communities affected by flooding from Hurricane Harvey, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.
In a dramatic overnight showdown, the U.S. Senate early Friday morning rejected by one vote a highly contentious "skinny" repeal bill that would have gutted key elements of the Affordable Care Act.
This year, for the first time in two decades, health care providers will have a new drug to prescribe to patients sick with influenza. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Xofluza in October.
Maybe you should skip that glass of wine tonight, because even light drinking increases your risk of cancer, warns a new statement from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
Texans trapped in the unprecedented flooding wrought by Hurricane Harvey now face untold health hazards, officials say.
People whose brains are wired to produce a more muted response to food may ultimately compensate by eating more.
In an early step toward "one-stop" screening for cancer, researchers report they've developed a blood test that can detect eight types of the disease.
Folks who rely on their "gut feelings" to form opinions are more likely to believe fake news than others, researchers report.
Average folks may one day be able to use a Star Trek-inspired home medical device to diagnose a dozen different ailments and track five major vital signs, all without needing to draw blood or visit a doctor's office.
Two key House panels on Thursday cleared the Republicans' plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, amid growing backlash from consumer and medical groups that oppose the GOP plan.
Three new eye problems—retinal lesions, bleeding in the retina and abnormal blood vessel development in the retina—in babies born with a Zika-related birth defect have been identified by researchers.