Proteins in nasal mucus might reveal if respiratory infection is caused by virus or bacteria.
Facing a nightmare diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, Karyn Wolschleger finds something unexpected: Hope.
By developing a baseline of health readings, wearable sensors can detect deviations to indicate sickness or infection, study finds.
Adult coloring has become a popular rehabilitation and meditation tool, with more than 12 million coloring books sold each year.
Childhood use of sugar substitutes jumped 200 percent from 1999 to 2012—and that's not a good thing.
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Older stroke victims with anemia are up to twice as likely to die within a year, compared to non-anemic patients, study finds.
A new aortic valve and an implanted heart pump kept Bob Verburg alive, giving his heart a chance to heal.
Prescription doses can treat chronic pain, muscle spasms and nausea—but there are still downsides to the drug.
A dietitian's advice for eating well and staying strong during the toughest of times.
Canadian study finds many patients were told they had asthma based on symptoms and doctor's evaluation—but not on objective testing.
Maverick Smith came into the world weighing only 1 pound, 7 ounces. Now his mom delights in his chubby cheeks and double chin.
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