Filling a prescription is no longer the simple errand you run after a doctor visit.
Despite having more financial "skin in the game" than ever, many consumers don't make any attempt to compare prices for health care services, a newly released study found.
LOS ANGELES — A Los Angeles jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $417 million to a hospitalized woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene.
So, you have your exercise routine down pat. You're doing your cardio workouts four or five days a week and having a go at strength exercises several times a week. But are you giving your body the fuel it needs to do all that?
Treatment at Moffitt Cancer Center has been more precise since doctors and researchers there began using targeted drug therapies nearly a decade ago. And soon they plan to expand on that approach, known as personalized medicine, to include radiation therapy.
We all scream for ice cream, but sometimes snarfing down a cold treat in a hurry makes us scream — in agony.
Sometimes, it's just too hot to turn on the stove. The key is to stock up your kitchen with "healthy convenience food" that doesn't require any heat, such as fresh produce, canned beans, canned fish and small boxes of precooked legumes found in the prepared produce section.
PROSTATE CANCER SCREENING GUIDANCE
NEW YORK — After years of decline, teen deaths from drug overdoses have inched up, a new U.S. government report shows.
Aside from the obvious health benefits, there's another good reason to eat your fruits and veggies: it might make you smell better to the opposite sex.