The nasal spray flu vaccine does not worsen symptoms for children with asthma, according to a new clinical trial published in the journal Pediatrics.
Ahead of this year’s awards, we explore why five of this year’s nominees might strike an emotional chord.
Bruce Willis will step away from acting after being diagnosed with aphasia, a disorder that affects areas of the brain that produce and process language.
Covid.gov will let people find tests, vaccines and treatments with just a few clicks.
Engineers at Stanford have developed a flexible new material capable of emitting light, the latest in a quest to build ‘skin-like’ wearable electronics.
Smoking Triggers: Learn to identify and manage triggers to quit smoking.
One person’s journey from smoking to quitting, including why and how he quit smoking.
Common quit smoking fears are debunked by experts, who offer tips on how to face and overcome worries such as weight gain or becoming stressed out.
Vitamin C is one of the safest and most effective nutrients, experts say.
The so-called stealth Omicron variant is now the dominant COVID-19 strain in the United States, according to data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
President Joe Biden’s 2023 federal budget proposal, released Monday, calls for nearly $82 billion for the Department of Health and Human Services over five years to prepare for future pandemics.
More lap band patients are choosing to have conversion surgery to gastric sleeve and a similar bariatric procedure known as gastric bypass. At the same time, fewer doctors are doing lap band procedures because of its limitations and side effects.
New peer-reviewed research looks at what traits, jobs, and hobbies people think make other people boring.
Adults over 50 and those 18 and older who are immunocompromised are eligible for fourth doses of either Pfizer or Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccines.
Researchers report a child's risk of harm from social media is higher at certain ages, and it's different for girls and boys.
A new study shows just a slight rise in summer nighttime temperatures increases the risk of heart-related death for men in their 60s.
While many Americans have yet to get a first COVID booster vaccine, plans are underway already for a second booster. What do the experts think?
Individuals with alopecia areata are speaking out in support of Jada Pinkett Smith amid last night’s Oscar Awards chaos, along with sharing the emotional toll that can come with hair loss.
To shampoo or not to shampoo. Dermatologists and stylists weigh in on how often to shampoo for healthy, good looking hair. Plus, tips on how to go longer between washes.
WebMD talks to cardiologists about possible symptoms of heart attack in women. Chest pain is one we all know, but what about nausea or fatigue?