Concerns over an immunization aimed at a sexually transmitted virus may be unfounded
In a small clinical trial, a therapeutic vaccine from Pennsylvania company Inovio Pharmaceuticals showed promise for treating precancerous cervical lesions in women with HPV.
Is that daily jog really doing your body any good?
Feeling stressed, ladies? It could be due to your mass-media diet
A new Danish study offers some reassurance to women using hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for menopausal symptoms: the treatment may not only ease discomfort from hot flashes, but early use also appears not to increase women’s …
The general advice for most Americans is: Get more exercise. But the question is what kind of exercise, how intensely and for how long?
Pregnancy-related infections are one of the leading causes of death among pregnant women in low- and middle-income countries — but most of these infections are treatable and preventable, researchers say.
More than 100 cases of fungal meningitis and eight deaths have been reported so far. Here’s what you need to know about the infection
Nearly half of all children with autism wander off alone, a new study finds
Japanese researchers have produced mouse eggs from stem cells that bred healthy offspring, a breakthrough that may one day help treat human infertility.
It’s October, which means it’s race season. Many runners are amping up their training for big runs this fall, including the New York City marathon in early November and various half-marathons leading up to it.
As Healthland’s resident fitness-trend guinea pig, my mat was front and center at a recent Bodyshred class — a new workout routine created by TV personality and trainer Jillian Michaels
None for the road: drinking and driving rates plummet among teens since 1991