A vaccine that thwarts cancer cells has so far proved to be better in theory than in practice, and researchers may finally understand why.
Researchers say a newborn baby born with HIV has been functionally cured of the disease. Could it lead to a cure for HIV?
It’s one of the crueler realities of teendom — some kids are plagued with monster zits and problem skin, while others tend to sail through adolescence with nary a blemish.
The mystery substance is an herbal remedy
Koop endowed the office of Surgeon General with important powers to influence public health
Medical bills can be intimidating, but that doesn’t mean they are always accurate.
Cesarean sections and breast feeding can have lifelong effects on a baby’s health, and researchers may have uncovered why.
A study shows that not all good fats are the same when it comes to protecting your health
A highly anticipated trial of a tuberculosis vaccine yields disappointing results.
Based on early data from flu sufferers, health officials say the current influenza vaccine is 62% effective in reducing symptoms of the disease.