Kids With Allergies? What You Need To Know Before They Head Back To SchoolAs children across the country start to head back to school, doctors are reminding parents of kids with allergies that there are some important things to keep in mind.
Lyme Disease Has Spread To All 50 States, Report FindsA new report has found that the tick-borne illness Lyme disease has been detected in all 50 states and cases continue to rise.
Report Warns Against Using Plastic Food ContainersA new report is warning against using plastic food containers because of the fear that harmful chemicals could leak into your food.
CDC: 'Don’t Wash Or Reuse Condoms'The reminder was posted by CDC STD on Twitter.
Dog's Lick Causes Blood Infection, Man Has Limbs AmputatedGreg Manteufel contracted Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a bacteria found in dog saliva that can cause sepsis.
Cases Of Hand, Foot, And Mouth Disease Increasing, Doctors SayDoctors are reportedly seeing more and more cases of Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease (HFMD) and children aren't the only people being affected.
Study: Average Worker Spends 1,700 Hours In Front Of Computer ScreenA new study has found that the average worker is spending over two months of every year in front of a computer screen.
Researchers Create Heart Attack Prediction ToolMedical researchers affiliated with Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.
Teen Infected By Hookworms After Being Buried In Beach SandA Tennessee teen and several other people visiting a Florida beach have been infected with hookworms.
Baby Studies Find Kids Eating Solid Food Too Early, Overuse PouchesA pair of new studies on infant health have found that many babies in the U.S. are being given solid food too early and one type of snack may be delaying their development.
Eating Nuts Can Boost Male Fertility, Study FindsA study has found that eating nuts each day can provide a big boost to men hoping to become fathers in the future.
Brain-Eating Amoeba Found In Louisiana Water SystemA potentially deadly brain-eating amoeba has been found again in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana.
Idaho Child Diagnosed With Plague; Only 5th Case In State HistoryA child in Elmore County, Idaho is recovering from plague in the first human case of the bacterial disease in Idaho since 1992.
Is Your Workplace Making You Fat?A new federal government survey found that about one-quarter of Americans "acquire" nearly 1,300 calories at work every week.
Polio Returns To Venezuela 30 Years After Last Known Case, Report SaysA deadly and highly infectious disease that was thought to be eradicated has returned to Venezuela.