Bowing to pressure, President Barack Obama on Thursday announced changes to his health care law to give insurance companies the option to keep offering consumers plans that would otherwise be canceled.
New guidelines out today could put many more people on cholesterol-lowering drugs.
Spencer Levin, 9, sees his allergist once a month to get shots to help his hay fever.
Emergency care for heart attacks is getting a new focus.
Lisa Ferguson puts the finishing touches on a fruited bread pudding at her fabled Table Catering Shop on the North Side. The bread pudding doesn’t have any trans fats, and there are very few in the icing.
He made a career of staring down opponents and getting past them with apparent ease, but Hall of Fame running back Tony Dorsett says he’s certain he has CTE, degenerative brain disease.
At prestigious Cornell University, Professor Brian Wansink has students eating, well, dog food. It’s one of a variety of experiments, the rest dealing with people food, on what influences our eating without us even realizing.
Public defender Rebecca Hudock had just turned 30 when she found breast cancer.
Strokes are becoming more common among those you wouldn’t expect: young people.
New research suggests sugar is bad for your brain, specifically your memory.
Could it be a cure for baldness? Researchers may have found a breakthrough for millions of balding men and women. For the first time, researchers have generated new human hair.
A woman in California has ignited an Internet firestorm with a photo she posted of herself and her three children.
A different way to lower bad cholesterol may be just around the corner. It’s an injection, every other week, and it has been doing well in clinical trials.
From the air it might look like an inviting lake, but Little Blue Run is filled with fly ash and calcium sulfate trapped at FirstEnergy’s Bruce Manfield Plant seven miles away.
If you regularly worked night shift, even if you’re retired now and keep a normal daytime schedule, you’re at higher risk of a common disease: diabetes.