A new genetic test to gauge the aggressiveness of prostate cancer may help tens of thousands of men each year decide whether they need to treat their cancer right away or can safely monitor it.
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Childhood obesity rates are finally falling in the United States after years of increasing, researchers from the Centers for...
A first-of-its-kind donation drive is taking place in Sacramento Monday due to a critical shortage of breast milk.
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California cities and counties can ban pot shops, the state’s highest court ruled Monday in a unanimous opinion likely to further diminish California’s once-robust medical marijuana industry.
Under federal court oversight, California’s prison mental health system has been spending far more on anti-psychotic drugs than other states with large prison systems, raising questions about whether patients are receiving proper treatment.
April is Alcohol Awareness Month. Check out what 15 celebrities say about their sobriety.
More than 17,500 people in less than a decade have had genital injuries caused by zippers, according to a recent study.
Whole Foods says all products in its North American stores will have labels disclosing if they contain genetically modified ingredients by 2018.
The findings of a new study reveal that, while women do have smaller brains than men, women use the grey matter they do have more efficiently than their male counterparts.
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Taking antibiotics could relieve symptoms of chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Mutations in certain genes raise the risk of breast cancer by as much as 80 percent, experts say.
Under the Affordable Care Act, people and small businesses will be able to purchase insurance through a Marketplace.