Those cute naked newborn photos are trendy, but risky, as one dad discovered the hard way. Caution: Poopy content ahead.
A low-carb diet is better for losing weight and may also be better for lowering the risk of heart disease than a low-fat diet, a new study finds.
Another American missionary has tested positive for Ebola, the charity group SIM USA said Tuesday.
A man who escaped an Ebola quarantine center in the Liberian capital Monrovia fended off vigilantes with rocks and a stick before medics caught him.
A Michigan mother has pleaded guilty to child abuse in connection with charges that she tried to kill her severely autistic daughter.
A Michigan mother goes to trial Sept. 3 for allegedly trying to kill herself and her severely autistic daughter after years of violence.
A "toxic combination" of poor wage growth and higher food prices has led to the return of Victorian-era diseases such as rickets and gout to Britain.
All 34 people who reportedly became infected with the virus had visited the popular Yoyogi Park in central Tokyo, health ministry officials said.
What and how parents feed infants — from breast to bottle and beyond — could have an enduring impact on the child’s health, new research suggests.
When Kate Snow first heard from the Gordenstein family, one of their sons had overdosed twice in a week. Their update may offer hope to many others.
Americans' eating habits have improved — except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet.
Senegalese authorities on Monday were monitoring everyone who was in contact with a student infected with Ebola who crossed into the country.
Seven-year-old Avery Harriman's response to leaving the hospital will put smile on your face.
"To think of where we've all come from and then ten years later we're all having children of our own, it's -- I think it's a phenomenal story, one of resilience"
It may be possible to retrain your brain to stop craving junk food, a new study shows.
It may be possible to retrain your brain to stop craving junk food, a new study shows. Eating too much junk food is like any other addiction, research has shown. After years of gorging on high-calorie, highly processed foods, the brain changes, craving pizza and fries instead of salads and grilled chicken. Experts long thought that once the brain changed, it was permanent.
The experimental drug cut the risk of death and hospitalization due to heart failure by 20 percent, according to a study released Saturday.
The price to remove a gall bladder or replace a hip has spiked more than 20 percent during the past five years amid new tech and medical monopolies.
If your cravings at night make you resemble a rabid raccoon picking through a dumpster, you're not alone. "Nighttime is by far the most common time to have cravings or feel hungrier," says Dr. Scott Isaacs, an endocrinologist at Emory University and author of Beat Overeating Now! Blame your hunger on natural biology.
Wal-Mart is taking an aggressive tack, with in-store branded clinics offering primary health care at a price competitors may find hard to match.
A student infected with Ebola evaded health surveillance for weeks as he slipped into Senegal, carrying the deadly virus to a fifth African nation.
Sibling love stretches across the finish line as boy swims, bikes and runs with younger brother in tow.
1. Which has more fat? 4 cheese pizza bites or 4 chicken nuggets? Answer: The chicken nuggets have 15 grams of fat; 230 calories. Pizza bites almost same calories — 200 — but only 5 g fat, or 2/3rd less fat.2. Which crunchy snacks has more calories? 3 cups of "light" butter popcorn or a serving of baked tortilla chips with salsa? Answer: Chips and salsa have 125 calories.
A possible Ebola vaccine is fast-tracked for human trials as the epidemic continues to spread in West Africa. NBC's Erika Edwards reports.
An experimental drug used to treat two sick American missionaries saved a batch of monkeys infected with Ebola virus, even days after they got sick.
The missionaries' 21-day health monitoring periods ended at different times depending on when each had last been in contact with Ebola patients.
When his son was born, a former Apple employee announced the happy news with a website designed to look just like an Apple product unveiling.