1 in 10 U.S. Beaches Fails Bacteria Test, Survey Finds
1 in 5 Elderly U.S. Patients Injured by Medical Care
12 States Now Reporting Severe Respiratory Illness That Targets Kids
1st Case of Locally Acquired Chikungunya Virus Reported in U.S.
1st MERS Case Reported in U.S.
1st U.S. MERS Patient Improving, Officials Say
1st U.S. MERS Patient May Be Released From Hospital Soon
2 Florida Hospital Workers Who Treated MERS Patient Fall Ill
2 Surgeries Work Equally Well for Female Incontinence, Study Finds
2 Vaccines Help Cut Bacteria That Cause Meningitis, Study Finds
2-Mile Daily Walk Might Help Fight COPD
2nd Ebola Patient To Arrive in United States on Tuesday
2nd MERS Case Identified in U.S.
4th U.S. Ebola Patient Airlifted to Atlanta Hospital
A Doctor's 'People Skills' Affects Patients' Health
A Good Night's Sleep May Mean a Good Day's Work
A Judgmental Doctor May Make It Hard to Lose Weight
A Laptop May Boost a Hospitalized Child's Recovery
A Nurse Who Lends an Ear May Ease Anxiety in Moms of Preemies
Adjust the Lights, Hold the Morphine?
Adults With Diabetes Need a Flu Shot: Experts
AIDS Epidemic May Be Subsiding: Report
AIDS Virus in Cats Might Help Human Vaccine Effort, Study Hints
All Pregnant Women Need Flu Shot: Ob/Gyn Group
Almost 13 Million More Americans Could Take Statins Under New Guidelines
American Ebola Patient Gets Appetite Back
American Ebola Survivor Gives Blood to Infected Health-Care Colleague
Antibiotic Lowers Death Risk for Elderly Patients With Pneumonia: Study
Antibiotic Might Raise Heart Risks for Some
Antibiotic Resistance Among Foodborne-Illness Germs a Mixed Bag: CDC
Antibiotic Resistance Ups Salmonella Hospitalizations: CDC
Antibiotic-Resistant Infections Up Among Hospitalized Kids: Study
Antibiotics May Be Linked to Serious Infections in Children
Are Slimmer, More Attractive Men More Germ-Free?
As African Ebola Outbreak Spreads, Hopes for Vaccine Remain Years Away
As More Meningitis Cases Hit Colleges, Experts Urge Awareness
Assaults at Schools Send 90,000 Kids to ER Each Year: Study
Athletic Trainers First Line of Treatment for Young Basketballers: Study
Avoid Antibiotics in Pill Form for 'Swimmer's Ear,' New Guidelines Say
Bacteria in Semen May Affect HIV Transmission, Levels: Study
Bacteria May Survive Longer in Contact Lens Solution Than Thought
Bacterial 'Autopsy' Could Speed Antibiotic Discovery: Study
Bacterial Infection's Spread Occurs Beyond Health Care Settings: Study
Better Survival From Blood Infections at High-Volume Hospitals
Beware Fake Ebola Treatments on the Internet, FDA Says
Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds
Big Jump in Doctor's Office Visits for Young Adults With Diabetes
Biggest Ever Weekly Rise in Ebola Cases, U.N. Agency Says
Binge Drinking May Slow Wound Healing
'Biospleen' Suggests New Way to Treat Blood Infection
Bird Flu Doesn't Spread Easily to Humans, Scientists Say
Bisexual Men Aren't at Greater HIV Risk: Review
Black Children, Teens More Likely to Return to Hospital for Asthma: Study
Black Medical Students in U.S. Have Heaviest Debts, Study Finds
Blacks Less Likely to See Cancer Specialists, Study Finds
Blood Infections Play Role in Up to Half of Hospital Deaths: Study
Bone Doctors May Miss Signs of Domestic Abuse, Survey Finds
Both U.S. Health-Care Workers Infected With Ebola Released From Hospital
Breast Cancer Diagnosed at Later Stage in Rural Patients: Study
'Breast Milk Banks' Gain in Popularity
Breast Milk Bought Online May Contain Harmful Germs: Study
Breast Milk May Protect Against Deadly Newborn Disease
Brush Your Teeth, Help Save Your Heart?
Bullet Wounds Kill 8 Percent of U.S. Kids Treated at ERs
Burnout Common Among Transplant Surgeons, Study Reveals
California Trees Harbor Fungus Deadly to People With HIV
Camels Confirmed as Source of Human MERS Infection
Can Bacterial Infections During Pregnancy Raise Autism Risk?
Cat Bites May Lead to Serious Infections, Hospitalizations
CDC Commits More Than 400 Staffers to Fight Ebola Outbreak
CDC Downplays Ebola's Threat to the United States
CDC Issues Travel Warning as West Africa Ebola Outbreak Worsens
CDC Lab Workers May Have Been Exposed to Anthrax
CDC Raises Ebola Outbreak Response to Highest Alert Status
CDC Reports More Americans Getting Flu Shots
CDC Targets 5 Parasitic Infections
CDC Urges Anti-HIV Pill for People at High Risk of Infection
CDC: 3rd Suspected MERS Case Was False Alarm
CDC: Docs Aren't Doing Enough to Discourage Problem Drinking
Certain Childhood Fractures May Signal Low Bone Density: Study
Certain Sedatives Tied to Breathing Problems in Older COPD Patients
Childhood Cancer Survivors a Growing Patient Population
Childhood Cancer Survivors More Likely to Be Hospitalized: Study
Childhood Gun Injuries, Deaths on Rise in U.S., Study Finds
Childhood Vaccines Vindicated Once More
China's New Bird Flu Might Put People at Risk, Report Says
Choosing Hospice Care Isn't Always Easy
Classroom Hand Sanitizers Don't Curb Absences, Study Finds
Closing Chinese Poultry Markets Stalled Bird Flu's Spread to People
College Students Should Get a Flu Shot
College Women: Have a Healthy Spring Break
Common Strep Bacteria May Be Morphing Into 'Superbug'
Coordinated Care Helps Elderly With Chronic Diseases
Could E. Coli Vaccine for Cows Cut Human Infections?
Could Infections Harm Memory in Older Adults?
Counseling Urged for Obese People at Higher Odds for Heart Disease: Experts
Current Bird Flu Has Pandemic Potential
'Cycling' Antibiotics Might Help Combat Resistance, Study Suggests
Dangerous Bacteria Can Lurk Inside Nose, Study Finds
Daycare Surfaces May Hold Germs Longer Than Thought
Deadly MERS Virus Detected in Camels
Deadly Respiratory Infection Took Hold in Bats, Study Says
Deadly Respiratory Virus Has Passed Between Animals, Humans Before
Death Rate After Hip, Knee Replacements Has Dropped Sharply: Study
Delayed Retirements May Forestall Predicted Nursing Shortage
Despite Childhood Obesity Epidemic, Few Kids Tested for Cholesterol
Device May Restore Speech to People on Breathing Tubes
Diet, Exercise Counseling Urged for Overweight Americans With Heart Risks
Disease Outbreaks May Not Change Minds of Vaccine Opponents
Do Some Docs Have Vested Interest in Prescribing Radiation for Prostate Cancer?
Doc Dispels Common Myths About Head Lice
Docs Should Check Personalities of Younger Patients: Study
Docs Uncomfortable Judging Patients' Competency to Carry Guns
Docs Urged to Treat Unhealthy Habits Before Damage Is Done
'Doctor, Please Review This Checklist Before My Surgery'
Doctors Cautiously Optimistic About 'Cure' for HIV-Infected Babies
Doctor's Eye Contact Strengthens Bond With Patient, Study Finds
Doctors' Germ-Laden Stethoscope May Spread Nasty Bacteria
Doctors' Group Calls for Tougher Rules on Sale of E-Cigarettes
Doctors' Group Urges Tighter Controls on Prescription Painkillers
Doctors' Groups Issue New Guidelines on Treating Common Irregular Heartbeat
Doctors' Groups Warn Against Underwater Births
Doctors ID New Ways to Get More Kids Vaccinated
Doctors May Need to Revise How They Evaluate Breast Biopsy Results
Doctors More Willing Than General Public to Donate Organs
Doctors Need to Protect Athletes From Concussion Risk: Neurologists
Doctors Often Comply When Patients Ask for Advertised Drugs: Study
Doctors Often Suggest Pricier, Brand-Name Meds for Reflux: Study
Doctors Really Do Raise Your Blood Pressure
Doctors' Skill at Colonoscopy May Affect Patients' Colon Cancer Risk: Study
Doctors Slower to Prescribe High Blood Pressure Meds to Younger Patients
Doctors' Use of E-Records More Than Doubles
Doctor's View of Hospice Influences Talks With Patients, Study Finds
Doctors Want to Provide Best Care Possible to Patients: Survey
'Doctor-Shopping' for Painkillers Common After Broken-Bone Surgery, Study Finds
Does Timing Play a Role in Survival After Hospital Admission, Surgery?
Dog Cancer Dates Back 11,000 Years, Scientists Say
Don't Ask, Just Tell Parents When It's Time for Vaccines: Study
Drug Abuse By Young Anesthesiologists Is Rare But Sometimes Deadly
Drug for Ebola-Like Virus Shows Promise in Monkeys
Drug-Resistant Superbug Increasing in Southeast U.S. Hospitals
E. Coli 'Superbug' May Pose Major Health Threat: Study
Early Elective Childbirth May Raise Health Risks for Babies, Moms: Study
Early Sign of Kidney Disease Often Ignored, Study Says
Early Stem Cell Transplant Vital in 'Bubble Boy' Disease
Easier Way for Doctors to Identify Substance Abuse?
Easy-to-Use IV Antibiotics Could Help Treat Serious Skin Infections
Ebola Outbreak Could Infect 20,000 People, U.N. Says
Ebola Outbreak Still Not Under Control: Officials
Ebola Patient Dr Kent Brantly Arrives in U.S., May Be Improving
Ebola Patient Nancy Writebol Making 'Slow Improvement'
Ebola Patient to Be Flown to U.S. for Treatment
Ebola Vaccine Trials Set to Begin in September
Ebola Vaccine Trials Set to Begin in September
Efforts to Improve Intensive-Care Outcomes Produce Mixed Results
Elderly Diabetes Patients on Insulin Most Vulnerable to Low-Blood-Sugar Trouble
Emergency Surgeries on Weekends Riskier for Kids: Study
EPA Unveils New Bug Repellant Labeling
Epilepsy Often Hand-in-Hand With Other Health Problems: CDC
ER Patients Often Confuse Role of Emergency Contacts
ER Visits Peak When Kids Barred From Child Care: Study
ER Visits Up for High Blood Pressure
ERs Dispensing More Narcotic Painkillers: Study
ERs Not Curbing Overuse of Antibiotics, Study Reveals
ERs See Spike in Traumatic Brain Injuries
Ethicists Grapple With Tough Questions Over Release of Ebola Drugs
European MRSA Originated in Sub-Saharan Africa, Study Finds
Even Non-Surgical Hospital Patients Often Get Powerful Narcotics: Study
Exercise May Curtail COPD Complications
Existing Drugs May Work Against MERS, Studies Suggest
Expectant Mothers' Colds May Affect Baby
Experimental Eyewear Helps Surgeons 'See' Cancer, Study Says
Experimental Measles Drug Shows Promise in Animal Trials
Experimental Serum May Have Been Key to Recovery of 2 Ebola Patients: Reports
Expert Offers Safe Splinter Removal Tips
Experts Lay Out Options for Menopause Symptoms
Experts Reject Routine Screening for Narrowed Neck Arteries
Eye-Catching Labels Urged for Fast-Tracked Antibiotics
Facing Death, Most U.S. Doctors Would Decline Extraordinary Measures
FDA Approves Antibiotic for Skin Infections
FDA Approves New Treatment for Hepatitis C Infection
FDA Seeks to Improve Safety of Antiseptic Swabs
FDA to Limit Use of Antibiotics in Farm Animals
FDA Wants Tighter Rules on Antibacterial Soaps, Body Washes
Fears of U.S. Ebola Outbreak Unwarranted, Experts Say
Feeding Fido Raw Pet Food a Risky Choice: FDA
Few Parents Use Kids' Asthma Meds Correctly: Study
First Effective Malaria Vaccine May Be Near, Experts Say
First U.S. Ebola Patient to Arrive in Atlanta on Saturday
First-Time Cesarean Rates Dipped in 2012: CDC
'Fist Bump' May Beat Handshake for Cleanliness
'Five-Second' Food Rule May Be Real, Study Finds
Florida MERS Patient Released From Hospital
Flu Can Infect Many Without Causing Symptoms: Study
Flu Can Kill Even Healthy Children, Study Finds
Flu Hits Unvaccinated Hardest, Study Finds
Flu Hitting Younger Adults Hard, Vaccination Helps: CDC
Flu Season Off to Slow Start . . .
Food Handlers Cause Most Food-Poisoning Cases
Food Safety Counts, Especially During the Holiday Season
For Dialysis Patients, It Was a Honey of An Idea
For Women's Cancers, Where You're Treated Matters
For Young Kids, Nasal Spray Beats Needle for Flu Immunization
Free Drug Samples for Doctors Might Prove Costly for Patients
Frozen as Good as Fresh for Fecal Transplants for Diarrhea: Study
Full Recovery Possible for 2 U.S. Ebola Patients
Gates Foundation Gives $50M to Fight Ebola Outbreak in Africa
Gay 'Hook-Up' Apps Tied to Higher STD Infection Rates: Study
Gene Research Yields Insights Into Ebola Virus
Gene Therapy for Controlling HIV Shows Early Promise
Genetic Code of Tsetse Fly May Help Fight Sleeping Sickness
Geography, Income Determine Health Care in U.S., Report Says
Getting Teeth Pulled Before Heart Surgery May Pose Serious Risks
Giving Magnesium to Stroke Victims Early Not Helpful: Study
Glaxo to End Payments to Prescribing Doctors
Group Doctor Visits May Benefit Muscle Disorder Patients
Guard Your Kids Against Bug Bites This Summer
Gut Bacteria in Preemies Altered by Hospital Stay, Study Finds
Gut Bacteria in Preemies Could Lead to Life-Threatening Infections
H1N1 Flu Spreading in South-Central U.S.
Halloween Treats Can Spook Kids' Teeth
Hand Hygiene Lacking in Many U.S. Health Care Facilities: Study
Hand Microbes Might Reflect Where, How You Live
Hand Washing, Zinc May Ward Off Colds: Review
Having a Baby? Price Tag for Delivery Varies Widely
Health Tip: Be a Safe Patient
Health Tip: Care for Contact Lenses
Health Tip: Caring for a Hangnail
Health Tip: Don't Bite Your Nails
Health Tip: Enjoy a Safe Manicure and Pedicure
Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe Around Animal Exhibits
Health Tip: Keep Nails Healthy
Health Tip: Keep Pool Water Clean
Health Tip: Keep Your Nails Clean
Health Tip: Monitor a Blister
Health Tip: Packing Baby's Diaper Bag
Health Tip: Stay Safe at the Nail Salon
Health Tip: Wash Hands for Food Safety
Heart Attack Patients Face Greater Death Risk if Any Treatment Step Missed: Study
Heart Attack Patients Treated at Night, Weekends May Have Worse Outcomes
Heart Docs Don't Recommend Routine ECGs for Young Athletes
Heart Failure Drug Might Help Reduce Hospitalizations
Heart Failure Patients Wind Up in ER Too Often: Study
Heart Infection Causing Fewer Hospitalizations, Researchers Say
Helping Doctors Spot Who's Not Taking Their Blood Pressure Meds
Hepatitis B Screening Proposed for All High-Risk Adults
Hepatitis C Infection May Have 'Silver Lining' for Transplant Patients
Hepatitis C Patients With HIV May Face Higher Risk of Liver Disease
Hepatitis C Rates Vary Among U.S. Hispanic Groups
High Blood Pressure in Young Adults Could Mean Heart Trouble in Middle Age
High Out-of-Pocket Costs Called a Hidden 'Side Effect' of Treatment
High-Dose Flu Vaccine May Better Protect the Elderly: Study
Higher HIV Infection Rates Seen in Mental Health Patients: Study
Higher Spending on Poor Leg Circulation May Not Pay Off
History of Falls Linked to Post-Surgery Complications in Seniors
History of Prostate Cancer Tied to Higher Odds for Melanoma
HIV Resistance Mapped by Gene Researchers
HIV Transmission Between Women Rare, But Possible: CDC
HIV-Positive Inmates Benefit From Drug Treatment, Study Says
Hog Workers May Bring Drug-Resistant Bacteria Home
Home Visits May Help Heart Bypass Patients Fare Better
Hormone Therapy May Cut Risk of Repeat Joint Replacement Surgery in Women
Hospital Admission Day Tied to Outcomes for Children With Leukemia
Hospital Costs From Gun Injuries Topped $16B Over 9 Years
Hospital Discharge a Key Time to Help Smokers Quit
Hospital Policy Spurs New Moms to Get Whooping Cough Shot
Hospital Safety Improves for Heart Patients, Study Finds
Hospital Stay May Improve When Doctor Takes Time to Connect
Hospital-Related Infections Hit Nearly 650,000 Patients in 2011: CDC
Hospital's Efforts to Boost Patient Safety Pay Off
How 1 Hospital Combats E. Coli Germ in Food
How a Routine Pap Smear Ends Up Costing $1,000
HPV Vaccination Rates Might Rise If More Docs Recommended It
HPV Vaccine Program in Australia Linked to Lower Infection Rates
HPV-Linked Oral Cancers May Not Be 'Contagious'
ICU Gloves, Gowns Might Reduce MRSA Infection, Study Says
ICU Patients at Much Greater Risk for PTSD: Study
ICU Patients May Face Mental Health Issues After Discharge
ICU-Related Depression Often Overlooked, Study Finds
If Kids Think Someone's Watching, They're More Likely to Wash Their Hands
Immune Protein Found to Block HIV Spread in Some People
'Immunonutrition' Ill-Advised for ICU Patients on Feeding Tube, Study Says
In Neonatal ICU, Hand Washing Plus Gloves May Curb Infections
Infants Exposed to Smoking in Womb at Risk of Infections, Death: Study
Infections From Tainted Steroids Ranged in Severity: Update
Infections Rare in Outpatient Surgery Procedures, Study Finds
Infection-Triggered Strokes Deadlier for Blacks, Study Finds
Injuries From Swallowed Magnets on the Rise in Kids, Study Finds
Instructional Video Improves Skin Cancer Diagnoses in Older Men: Study
Insured Patients May Not Always Get Best Trauma Care, Study Finds
Is the Stethoscope Living on Borrowed Time?
Jury Still Out on Routine Mental Tests for Seniors, Panel Says
Jury Still Out on Whether Doctors Should Screen for Suicide Risk
Just Seeing a Doctor May Boost the Odds of Surviving Melanoma
Keep Lice Off Your Child's Head
Key Questions to Ask Before Surgery
Kids' Checkups Should Include Cholesterol, Depression Tests, Doctors Say
Kids' Ear Infections Cost U.S. Health System Nearly $3B Annually: Report
Kids Hospitalized for Flu Need Antiviral Meds Right Away: Study
Kids' Severe Respiratory Virus Confirmed in Northeast
Kitchen Cutting Boards Can Harbor Drug-Resistant Germs: Study
Labeling Food With 'Stop' or 'Go' Colors Might Spur Healthier Diet
Lack of Protective Gear Leaves Medics at Risk in Ebola Outbreak: Study
Latest U.S. Ebola Patient Getting Better, Doctors Report
Lawsuits Involving Laser Treatments by Non-Docs on the Rise
Less-Skilled Weight-Loss Surgeons Often Have Higher Complication Rates: Study
Liquid Tamiflu for Kids in Short Supply
Little Increase Seen in Minority Faculty at Medical Schools
Long Periods of Delirium in ICU May Raise Risk of Mental Impairment
Lung Cancer Surgery May Be Safest at High-Volume Hospitals, Study Finds
Lupus Patients Face High Rehospitalization Rates
Malaria Growing Resistant to Drugs Used to Fight It
Many Americans Harbor Unfounded Fears About Ebola Outbreak: Survey
Many Anesthesiologists Fail to Wash Hands, Study Shows
Many Asthma Patients Don't Stick to Treatment Plan, Study Finds
Many at Risk for Diabetes and Don't Know It, Study Finds
Many Doctors Recommend E-Cigarettes as Anti-Smoking Aid, Survey Finds
Many Hospitals Ineffectively Treat Bloodstream Infections, Study Suggests
Many Kids With Medicaid Use ER as Doctor's Office: CDC
Many More Kids Visiting ER for Sports Concussions, Study Finds
Many New Mothers Skip Important 6-Week Checkup, Study Finds
Many Parents of Obese Children Underestimate Their Weight
Many Patients Have Pain After Heart Surgery, Study Finds
Many People Not Told Cancer Tests Can Lead to 'Overtreatment'
Many Pregnant Women Not Told to Avoid Environmental Toxins
Many STDs May Go Undiagnosed, U.S. Report Finds
Many Teens Don't Discuss Their Sex Life at Annual Checkup
Many U.S. Hospitals Fall Short in Preventing Infections
Many U.S. Kids Missing Out on Preventive Care, CDC Says
Many U.S. Seniors Get Prescription Painkillers From Multiple Doctors
Many Unaware of Their HIV Status Until It's Advanced
Many With Diabetes Don't Realize Disease Can Harm Vision
Many With Heart Failure Aren't Told About End-of-Life Care: Study
Many Young Americans Know Little About Cervical Cancer Vaccine
Many Young Americans With HIV Delay Treatment: Study
Marriage, But Not Cohabitation, Pays Health Dividends -- for Him
Measles Cases Linked to U.S. Adoptions of Chinese Children: CDC
Measles Journey Highlights Risk to Unvaccinated Kids
Measles on Upswing Despite Vaccines' Effectiveness: CDC
Measles Still a Threat, U.S. Health Officials Warn
Medicaid Use May Boost ER Visits, Study in Oregon Suggests
Medical Harm Occurs in Nearly 43 Million Hospital Cases Each Year
Medical Interns May Need to Brush Up on Bedside Manners
Meds That Prevent HIV Infection Don't Spur Risky Behavior: Study
Meet Henry the Hand: A Crusading Doctor's Right-Hand Man
Men Who Smoke After Cancer Diagnosis Face Higher Death Risk
Mental Illness to Blame for 10 Percent of Kids' Hospitalizations: Study
Mental State Influences Readmission After Heart Failure Treatment, Study Says
MERS Not Yet a Public Health Emergency: WHO
MERS Virus Did Not Spread in 2 U.S. Cases: Health Officials
MERS Virus Doesn't Seem to Spread Easily, Study Finds
MERS Virus Found in Air in Camel Barn
MERS Virus That Threatens Humans Also Found in Camels
Mice Study Sees Link Between Gut Bacteria, Immune Cell Production
Misdiagnoses Common Among U.S. Outpatients: Review
Monkey Trial Supports Ebola Drug That May Have Helped 2 Stricken Americans
More Americans Hospitalized for Irregular Heartbeat, Study Finds
More Breast Cancer Patients Choosing Reconstructive Surgery, Study Finds
More Doctors Than Consumers Favor Legalizing Medical Marijuana: Survey
More Drug-Resistant Infections Seen in U.S. Children
More ERs Treating Headaches With Narcotics, Study Finds
More Evidence Breast-Feeding Lowers Child's Risk of Infections, Allergies
More Evidence That HPV Vaccine Might Lower Cervical Cancer Risk
More Global Help Needed to Fight Ebola Outbreak
More Patients Are Checking Doctor-Rating Websites, Study Finds
Morphine, Blood Thinner Plavix a Bad Mix for Heart Attack Victims: Study
Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya Virus May Be Headed for U.S.
Most Americans Want Doctors' Help With Gene Test Results: Study
Most Docs Believe Patients Get Too Many Medical Tests
Most Women Don't Need Regular Pelvic Exams, New Guidelines State
Multiple Drug Use Fueling Drugged-Driving Fatalities: Report
Muscle Weakness May Persist for Months After ICU Stay
Music Therapy May Help Teens With Cancer Cope
Mysterious Polio-Like Illness Strikes Kids in California
Nail-Gun Injuries on the Rise Among Construction Workers
Natural Lighting Brightens Nurses' Outlook, Study Says
Nearly 3 Million Americans Living With Hepatitis C
New Blood Pressure Guidelines Raise the Bar for Taking Medications
New Clues to How Long-Term Drug Therapy Keeps HIV at Bay
New Clues to Link Between MS Drug Tysabri and Rare Brain Disease
New Diagnosis Rules Could Lead to Drop in Autism Numbers
New Drug for Chagas Disease Disappoints in 1st Human Trial
New Hepatitis C Drug Approved by FDA
New HIV Strain May Move to AIDS More Quickly: Study
New Push by Doctors to Limit Antibiotic Use in Kids
New Research May Help Spare Patients 'Accidental Awareness' During Surgery
New Tool May Help Identify Deadly Brain Bleed
Newborns Fed Formula in Hospital Less Likely to Be Breast-Fed Later
No CDC Lab Workers Seem Sickened by Anthrax: Report
No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults
No Connection Between Induced Labor, Autism: Obgyns
No Harm Done From 'Scoop and Run' Police Transport Policy: Study
Non-Delivery Hospital Stay May Raise Clot Risk During Pregnancy
Nonprofit Hospital CEOs Earn $600K on Average: Report
Nosebleeds Common But Seldom Serious, Study Finds
Novel Ebola Vaccine Shows Potential in Monkey Trial
Number of Induced Labors Falling in U.S., CDC Says
Number of Nurses Who Smoke Is Down: Report
Nurse Caseloads, Education Tied to Surgery Outcomes
Nurses' Experience Key to Better Patient Care, Study Says
Ob/Gyn Groups Issue Guidelines to Lower C-Section Rates
Obama Steps Up Aid to Fight Ebola in West Africa
Obamacare Should Help Those With Mental Health Issues, Advocates Say
Obese More Likely to Survive Serious Bloodstream Infection
Obstetric Complication Rates Vary Widely Between Hospitals in U.S.
Offices With Open Floor Plans Tied to More Sick Days
Old-Age Specialists May Boost Recovery Among Injured Seniors
Older Black Trauma Patients Fare Better Than Whites in ER: Study
Older Patients May Fare Better in Trauma Centers That Treat More of Their Peers
One Tick Bite Can Equal Two Infections
Only 1 in 3 HIV-Infected Black Americans Gets Effective Treatment: Study
Only Close Family History Needed for Cancer Risk Assessment
On-time Use of Routine Vaccine Keeps Kids Out of Hospital
Orbactiv Approved for Drug-Resistant Skin Infections
Overlooked Delirium Worsens Hospital Course for People With Dementia
Parents Favor Email Medical Consults for Kids' Minor Illnesses: Survey
Partial HPV Vaccine Series May Help Prevent Genital Warts in Girls
Patients Can Now Get Test Results Straight From the Lab: HHS
Patients May Have to Compete With Computers for Doctors' Attention
Pediatricians Offer New Dental Recommendations
Pediatricians Should Plan for Anthrax Attack, U.S. Experts Say
People With HIV May Be at Lower Risk for Multiple Sclerosis
Persistent Cough in Kids Can Often Be Whooping Cough
Pets Can Carry Same 'Superbug' Strains as Their Owners: Study
Poo in a Pill to Treat Gut Infection?
Poor Patients Might Benefit From Trained Helpers After Hospital Discharge
Possible Gap Seen in Adult Care for Childhood Cancer Survivors
Post-Katrina Heart Woes Persisted at Least 6 Years
Poultry Plants Linked to Salmonella Outbreak to Remain Open: USDA
Pregnant Women May Be More Vulnerable to Potentially Dangerous Infection: Study
Premature 'Water Breaking' During Pregnancy Linked to Bacteria
President's Panel Calls for More Girls, Boys to Get HPV Vaccine
Preventing Tick Bites
Preventive Steroids May Not Help Heart Bypass
Primary Care Providers May Balk at Giving Teens Antidepressants
Princeton Students Safe to Travel Despite Meningitis Outbreak: CDC
Program Helps Heart Patients Stick With Meds After Leaving Hospital
Prostate Biopsies May Cause Unnecessary Worry for Many Men, Study Finds
Psychiatrists Less Likely to Accept Health Insurance, Study Finds
PTSD Link to Food Addiction Seen in Report
Racial Disparities in Breast-Feeding May Start With Hospitals, Study Suggests
Readmission to Another Hospital May Threaten Patient Safety: Study
Report Questions Effectiveness of Flu Meds
Research Shows Ways to Speed Stroke Care
Researchers Closer to Test for Human Form of 'Mad Cow' Disease
Researchers Discover How Bacteria Resist Antibiotics in Hospitals
Researchers Discover How Flu Gains Foothold in the Body
Researchers Explore New Target for Malaria Vaccine
Researchers Tie Increased Throat Cancer Cases to HPV Infection
Respiratory Virus Hitting Kids in at Least 12 States
Restaurants Pose Double the Risk of Food Poisoning Compared to Homes: Study
Rise in U.S. High Chair Injuries Stuns Experts
Risks for Kidney Donors Decline, Study Finds
Robin Williams' Death Shines Light on Depression, Substance Abuse
Robin Williams Had Early Stage Parkinson's Disease, Wife Reveals
Robin Williams Had Parkinson's Disease, Wife Says
Safety Checklists for Surgery May Not Lower Deaths, Complications: Study
Salmonella Cases Dip in U.S., But Food Poisoning Rates Remain High
Same Meningitis Strain Behind Drexel, Princeton Outbreaks: CDC
Scientists Explore How Fecal Transplant Eases Tough Infection
Scientists Map DNA of Deadly Fungus
Scientists Say Pressure Allows Herpes Viruses to Infect Cells
Scientists Snipped HIV Out of Human DNA
Scientists Uncover Breast Milk's Potential Secret Weapon Against HIV
Scope of Ebola Outbreak May Be Greater Than Statistics Show: WHO
Seals, Sea Lions Helped Global Spread of TB, Study Finds
Second Dose of Vaccine Cuts Chickenpox Cases Even More, Study Finds
Seeing Doctor Regularly May Cut Your Colon Cancer Risk
Seniors With Serious Injuries Often Don't Receive Specialized Care
Severe Blood Infections During Childbirth on Rise in U.S. Women
Sharp Rise in ER Visits Tied to Abuse of Sedative, Study Finds
Shingles Vaccine Still Effective After Chemotherapy
Shortage of Doctors Who Treat Diabetes Looming
Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says
Single-Dose, Injected Flu Treatment Shows Promise
Sivextro Approved for Severe Skin Infections
Small Number of Drugs Behind Kids' Accidental Poisonings: CDC
Smoke-Free Laws May Help Prevent COPD Hospitalizations
Smoke-Free Policies May Protect the Heart
Soaring Prices, Not Demand, Behind Massive Hike in U.S. Health Spending
Some Birth Defects in the Heart Present Infection Risk, Study Finds
Some 'High-Risk' Kidneys May Be Safe for Organ Transplant: Study
Some Home Tattoo Kits Recalled Due to Infection Risk
Spaceflight Might Weaken Astronauts' Immune Systems
Spring Cleaning Helps Stave Off Allergy Symptoms: Experts
Staph Bacteria May Play Role in Eczema-Like Rash, Mouse Study Finds
Start Sleep Drug Lunesta at Lower Dose for Safety, FDA Says
State Flu Shot Rule for Preschoolers Curbs Kids' Hospitalizations: CDC
States May Be Getting Stricter on Child Vaccine Exemptions
Statin Therapy May Prevent Delirium in Critically Ill Patients
'Sterile' Urine May Be a Myth
Steroids May Not Be Wise Choice for Intensive-Care Patients
Steroids Often Prescribed for Psoriasis, Countering Guidelines
Stress Leads Some Doctors to Abuse Prescription Drugs, Study Says
Stroke Survivors Deserve Team Care: Statement
Study Adds to Signs Linking HIV to Heart Trouble
Study Challenges Myths About Frequent ER Users
Study Finds 1 in 3 Tennesseans Uses Narcotic Painkillers Each Year
Study Finds Doctors Prescribing More Sedatives
Study Finds Drop in Kids' Hospital-Related Infections
Study Finds Links Between Psoriasis, Heart Failure
Study Finds Tonsillectomy Just as Safe for Adults as Kids
Study Probes Link Between Early Antibiotic Use, Asthma
Study Probes Origins of 2 Ancient, Deadly Plagues
Study Sheds Light on How Immune System Works in Infants
Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids
Study Ties Home Births to Higher Infant Death Rates
Study: Recalled Yogurt Tied to Fungus Infections
'Superbug' MRSA Infections Aren't Dropping in Children: CDC
Surge in Thyroid Cancer Cases May Be Due to Overdiagnoses: Study
Surgery Might Top Drugs as First Therapy for Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Surgical Complications Greater for Minority Seniors: Study
Surgical Implements Too Often Left Behind in Patients: Report
Surgical Readmission Rates Reflect Initial Care, Study Suggests
Survey Could Spot Parents Who Shun Child Vaccinations
Survival Rates Similar After Accidents, Acts of Violence: Study
Swine Flu From 2009 Pandemic Also Struck Sea Otters: Study
Swine Flu's Death Toll May Be Much Higher Than Thought
Synthetic Pot Tied to Surge of Emergency Cases
Syphilis Cases Climbing Among Gay Men: CDC
Tailgating Tips for Food Safety
Taiwan Woman 1st Human Infected With New Strain of Bird Flu
Take Heartburn Medicines Before Breakfast for Best Effect
Take Infection Precautions When Using Nasal-Rinsing Products: FDA
Taking Drug to Prevent HIV Doesn't Seem to Encourage Risk-Taking
Tamiflu Saved Lives During Swine Flu Pandemic, Study Confirms
TB Rates Among Children May Be Higher Than Estimated
Teen Drinkers Risking Their Lives: Study
Testing for Smoke Exposure May Predict Rehospitalization for Asthma
Texas Woman's Death Highlights Danger of Overlooking Dengue Fever
Text Message From Your Heart Doc: 'Take Your Medicine'
There's No Ebola Cure, But Early Intensive Treatment Boosts Survival
There's Still Time to Get a Flu Shot
Third U.S. Aid Worker Infected With Ebola Arrives in Nebraska
Third U.S. Man Tests Positive for MERS Virus, CDC Reports
Those With HIV Living Longer, International Study Finds
Thyroid Levels of Older Hospital Patients May Be Linked to Survival
Tick Exposure Can Occur in a Minute in Infested Areas
Tight Blood Sugar Control Might Not Help All Critically Ill Kids
Time for Docs to Ditch the White Coat?
Timing of Heart Attack Tied to Death Risk
Tips for Being a Partner in Your Own Care
Tips for New Moms on Mother's Day
Tips for Preventing, Coping With Pinkeye
Tips for Tackling Winter Allergy Triggers
Tired Surgeons May Not Be Error-Prone
Too Few Americans Aware of Their High Blood Pressure: Study
Too Few Americans With Asthma Are Getting Flu Shots, CDC Says
Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says
Too Many Antibiotics Still Prescribed for Sore Throats, Bronchitis: Studies
Too Many Unneeded Brain Scans for Headaches, Study Suggests
Too Much Codeine Still Prescribed to U.S. Kids: Study
Too Often, Doctors Miss Suicide's Warning Signs: Study
Transfusions During Hospital Transport May Help Trauma Patients Survive
Transfusions Risky During Certain Heart Procedures, Study Finds
Trauma Center Closures Tied to Higher Death Risk for Injured Patients
Treatment Delays for Many Who Need Gallbladder Surgery: Study
Treatment for Heroin Addiction Should Continue After Hospital Discharge: Study
Two Americans With Ebola Will Be Evacuated to United States
Two-Thirds of U.S. Adults May Carry HPV
U.S. Children's Hospitals Vary Widely In Tonsillectomy Care
U.S. Could Face Shortage of Cancer Doctors
U.S. Ebola Patient Gets Hospital Visit From Wife, Son
U.S. Hospitals Overuse, Misuse Antibiotics, CDC Says
U.S. Hospitals See Big Rise in Drug-Related Suicide Attempts
U.S. Launches Ebola Vaccine Trial
U.S. Malaria Cases Hit 40-Year High
U.S. Measles Cases at 20-Year High
U.S. Teens More Vulnerable to Genital Herpes, Study Suggests
U.S. Traveler Returning From Africa Has Lassa Fever, CDC Says
Unneeded Cancer Care Is Rare, Study Finds
Unprotected Sex On the Rise Among U.S. Gay Men, CDC Says
Unwanted Germs Can Land, Last Inside Jetliners
Urinary Tract Infection Often Puts Older Men in Hospital
Urine Tests Don't Always Confirm Urinary Infections, Study Finds
VA Hospital Delays Didn't Cause Deaths, Investigators Say
VA Program Reduces MRSA Germ Cases at Long-Term Care Centers
Vaccine for Infant Tummy Bug Cuts Hospitalizations: CDC
Vaginal Gel Might Prevent HIV Hours After Exposure
Vinegar May Be Cheap, Safe Way to Kill TB Germ
Walking May Be Good Medicine for Kidney Patients
Want to Stay Healthy? Try Washing Your Hands
West Nile Virus Has Cost U.S. Nearly $800 Million: CDC
What's the Best Way to Brush Your Teeth?
When Buying Insurance on the Exchanges, It Helps to Have Help
When Colds, Flu Lead to Complications in Kids
WHO Experts Give Nod to Using Untested Ebola Drugs
WHO Urges Screening of Travelers to Contain Ebola Outbreak
Whooping Cough Outbreaks Tied to Parents Shunning Vaccines
Will Kidney Stones Recur? New Test Might Tell
Windshield Washer Fluid May Be Source of Legionnaires' Disease
With ERs, the Busier, the Better, Study Finds
With Flu Season Here, Docs Offer Tips to Stay Healthy
Woman Battling Multiple Health Issues Refuses to Take 'No' From Her Insurer
Women Face Delays in Heart Attack Care Compared to Men: Study
Women More Likely to Die in Hospital After Heart Attack
You Might See Better in Your Eye Doctor's Office
Young Binge Drinkers May Not Need Special Counseling From Family Docs
Younger Adults Who've Had Shingles May Face Higher Stroke Risk
Your Aquarium Can Be Source of Skin Infections
Your Flu Shot May Also Help Your Heart