A father who recently moved to Massachusetts with his family is now grieving the loss of his young daughter whoÂ died due to flu-related complications.
The World Health Organization says that an epidemic of measles in Madagascar has caused more than 900 deaths.
Calls to U.S. poison centers regarding the herbal supplement kratom have increased dramatically in recent years, a new study finds.
Investigators say THC was detected in food samples taken from an Atlanta middle school where 28 students were taken to the hospital after complaining of shortness of breath and other illnesses.
A Michelin-starred restaurant in Spain remains shuttered as investigators await the autopsy results of a 46-year-old woman who died days after reportedly dining on a mushroom dish.
A Delaware mother is hoping the heartbreaking image of her identifying her son's body at the morgue after he overdosed on opioids and fentanyl will deter others from making the same fatal mistake while also opening the eyes of others.
A Nebraska daycare facility is asking parents of non-immunized children to keep theirÂ kids at home after one of its employees was hospitalized with a rare, and potentially life-threatening, airborne bacteria.
A 71-year-old Texas man who spent years searching for his biological family was finally able to meet them thanks to DNA testing.
Prescription fentanyl, a highly potent and immediate-release drug meant for people with advanced cancer who have been on an opioid treatment, has been inappropriately prescribed to people who did not meet the criteria, says a new study by Johns Hopkins…
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among teens, prompting college students to organize an unprecedented national mental health conference.
When Eliz Greene was 35 and pregnant, the unthinkable happened"she had a heart attack.
People with diabetes who regularly eat nuts may be less likely to develop heart disease than their counterparts who rarely, if ever, consume nuts, a U.S. study suggests.
The miraculous story involving a Minnesota man who survived for two nights in his car while stuck in the middle of a blizzard in North Dakota has taken a tragic twist after he arrived at the hospital to be treated for storm-related hypothermia only to …
The Ohio Department of Health says reports that wrongly imply a newly declared outbreak of hepatitis A are circulating around the state, apparently prompted by a recent case involving a restaurant worker.
A video showing a young boy with spina bifida bouncing on a trampoline has gone viral.
The FDA is warning against so-called "vampire" treatments or procedures that involve injecting plasma from young blood donors in an effort to treat a variety of age-related diseases.
You don't have to watch television long before an ad for a prescription drug comes on the screen.
A grandmother batting brain cancer knows she has the love and support of her "magnificent seven" grandkids, even though they don't meet the hospital's age requirement to pay her a visit.
A California 2-year-old’s miraculous healing from a deadly disease sparked a worship anthem for Bethel Music.
A charity is preparing to grant the final wishes for terminally ill patients who want to see a new display featuring hundreds of pieces by the Dutch artist Rembrandt.