Researchers find women 60 and older are more likely to develop heart disease or have a stroke if they used antibiotics for two months or longer.
Mounting evidence indicates the most common sexually transmitted virus is likely tied to a higher risk of stroke and heart problems.
Speculative research is probing a possible link between gum disease and Alzheimer's.
Scientists took a few samples from these colorful play areas and tested them in a lab. The conclusion: Well, read on.
Hand-washing and safe food handling are hallmarks of a conscientious cook who knows what's at stake in a bacteria-laden world.
This year's dose is about 50 percent effective against the predominant flu strain, vastly outperforming last year's formulation.
The more you know about norovirus, the better your odds of avoiding this pernicious pathogen.
Decongestants and other medicines used to treat cold and flu symptoms can sometimes exacerbate high blood pressure or heart problems.
Flu season is ramping up. Luckily there’s still time to get vaccinated. But do it soon.
The invasive species has already made itself known in more than nine states.
The sound of your child's cough could help you determine if it's something simple—or something more.
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