On average, there are 16,000 people on the waiting list for a liver transplant.
ystonia is a movement disorder that affects about 300,000 Americans.
Wichita Falls health officials say a second skunk captured in the city has tested positive for rabies.
Now researchers are planning a clinical trial to test Vagus nerve stimulation.
Letters flash across the screen. Using only her mind, Jan Freeman will focus on them to form a message. For Freeman, it’s a new way to communicate.
New study finds childhood obesity rates holding steady...at best.
More than half a million children under age 15 has a severe communication disorder impairing their ability to speak or communicate with others.
When children experience heart failure, they often need a transplant to replace their defected organ, but waiting can take time. Now, there’s a new device that helps the heart do its job—without stopping a kid from being a kid.
Consumer Reports recently reported that some kinds of caramel color in soft drinks can contain a potential carcinogen. Now it's tested several brands of pancake syrups. The results underscore why consumers should be aware of how much food they eat that lists caramel color on the label.
Over 120,000 people need life-saving organ transplants and each day 18 of them die waiting for one.
The latest look at autism in the U.S. shows a startling 30 percent jump among 8-year-olds diagnosed with the disorder in a two-year period, to one in every 68 children.
Dietitians say it is possible to feed kids healthy food that they like and that won't break the bank.
Women are more likely to be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, and more likely serve as a caregiver to those affected as well.
Women who drink low levels of alcohol in their first trimester of pregnancy may be at an increased risk of having a premature or small baby.
New survey finds American children aren't getting enough sleep, and electronic devices are to blame.
Nobody likes to get the flu! You may have already had your flu shot and stocked up on all your vitamins, but sometimes avoiding germy objects may be the best thing you can do.
For decades we’ve been eating up genetically engineered foods, we just didn’t know we were doing it!
From the rich and famous, to the runners, to the exercise maniacs, and the just plain slim and trim—how do they do it? We’ve got some habits of the naturally slim you can develop to lose weight without dieting.
When it comes to generic versus brand name, which is best? As it turns out, that depends on what you are buying.
Joan Lunden says women need to change how they think about and approach their health.