Women who eat more than one serving a week of fried chicken or fried fish have an increased risk of heart disease and death, researchers who analyzed information from the long-running Women’s Health Initiative report.
The study found that nearly all of the participants had high blood lead levels, and faced a "small" but significantly higher risk for becoming irritable, neurotic and less conscientious as they entered young adulthood and middle age.
Nathan Sutherland, 36, was a licensed practical nurse who looked after the woman. He was arrested on suspicion of one count of sexual assault and one count of vulnerable adult abuse, the Associated Press reported.
Researchers found that 9 of 10 women in the study were responsible for maintaining household schedules. Two-thirds of women felt that they alone were responsible for their children's emotional well-being.
Beth Wilson says she finally saw herself represented in a store display.
The annual amount that people with type 1 diabetes spent on the drug rose from about $2,900 in 2012 to about $5,700 in 2016, according to a new analysis from the nonprofit Health Care Cost Institute (HCCI).
As the need for mental health services grows, providers are looking 'outside the box' to find ways to deliver.
Since 2002, alcohol-associated liver disease has replaced hepatitis C as the most common reason for U.S. liver transplants.
Researchers used more than 470,300 adult chest X-rays to develop an AI system that could triage chest X-rays and bring those with critical and urgent findings to the top of the reporting pile.
Heard about RSV, respiratory synctial virus, from the news or from friends whose kids are sick? Right now -- from late December to mid-February -- is peak RSV season. Do you know how to protect your child?
Two doctors who provided care for an incapacitated woman who had a baby after being sexually assaulted are no longer looking after patients at the long-term care center in Phoenix.
A new evidence review suggests that some healthy seniors and middle-aged adults might gain a bit of benefit from taking daily aspirin.
The findings indicate that both body size and physical activity are related to lifespan, but the associations seem to differ between men and women.
Over the three years of tracking the time between their last meal and sleep, there was no significant change in study participants' HbA1c levels -- a long-term measure of average blood glucose that is considered a reliable indicator of future health risks.
The team behind the small study said the strategy may work by introducing millions of healthy bacteria into the dysfunctional tract.
The Wisconsin-based sausage maker recalled nearly 70,000 pounds of frozen patties.
Researchers said the finding point to what's called "herd protection" -- where everyone benefits from having a large portion of the population vaccinated against a particular disease.
Researchers found that people with the most severe memory declines had the greatest leakage in their brain's blood vessels, regardless of whether the Alzheimer's-related proteins amyloid and tau were present.
It dates back to the 6th century, but bubonic plague is still active in the U.S. Three new cases have been reported in the last six months in cats, but no humans, in Wyoming.
Researchers found that as PG-13 movies became more violent between 1985 and 2015, overall rates of murder and violence actually fell.