For the first time in the United States, scientists have edited the genes of human embryos, a controversial step toward someday helping babi…
Texas health officials have reported what they believe to be the state’s first case this year of local Zika virus transmission.
Alabama is ditching a plan to shift its Medicaid program to managed care after five years of work.
U.S. Senator and former Republican Presidential candidate John McCain is battling an aggressive form of brain cancer. A newly approved drug …
The Senate voted Tuesday in favor on a motion to proceed with debate on the Senate’s health care plan to effectively repeal and replace the …
Republican senators are hunkering down in an eleventh-hour attempt to prevent their own divisions from pushing their health care bill to obl…
Imagine not being able to move and you’re not quite fully awake.
The U.S. Agriculture Department says this only the fifth case of the atypical form of the disease being confirmed in the United States.
Ophthalmologists in England made a shocking discovery while trying to operate on a patient last year–the woman had 27 contact lenses still i…
Health experts are coming out with new reports that show grapefruit juice should not be mixed with certain medicines.
LifeSouth Community Blood Centers faces emergency need for all blood types, and encourages the community to donate blood.
A Phenix City couple is grateful, nearly five weeks after almost losing their baby girl to a rare form of a potentially deadly disease.
Members of Congress and health officials are worried about a product called Coco Loko.
A panel of cancer experts on Wednesday reviewed what could be the first gene therapy approved in the U.S.
Chatham County Mosquito Control has identified positive West Nile Virus (WNV) mosquito samples in the east Savannah and the Islands area.