When dizziness becomes debilitating, this new clinic can help

4-2-2016 Staff Published Thursday, February 4, 2016 10:35AM EST Last Updated Thursday, February 4, 2016 10:58AM EST For some people,…

I told doctors to give me a double mastectomy – they’re just breasts, I’d do it again without hesitation


For many women, the thought of losing their breasts might fill them with fear, dread and sadness. But for 33-year-old Aimee Fletcher, those…

If your kitchen is messy and cluttered you will overeat: study


If your kitchen is messy and cluttered you are more likely to eat more snacks and food that are high in calories and unhealthy, according to…

Brazil health union cancels strike to battle Zika outbreak


A Brazilian health workers union has called off a strike because it could affect the country’s battle against the fast-spreading Zika virus….

Yes, you can be allergic to vibrations and scientists have discovered why


A team of National Health Institute researchers has for the first time uncovered the genetic roots of one of the strangest allergies: vibrations….

Think Like a Doctor: Drowning on Dry Land


The Challenge: A healthy 67-year-old man develops an annoying little cough that, over the course of a week, worsens and nearly takes…

Martin Shkreli pleads the 5th as Congress demands answers on drug prices


Former Turing Pharmaceuticals Chief Executive Officer Martin Shkreli invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination and declined to…

Zika virus: Samples, data sought from Brazil by U.S., Europe


“Until the law is implemented, we’re legally prohibited from sending samples abroad,” said Paulo Gadelha, president of the Oswaldo Cruz…