health & medicine
Clinics in the U.S. and abroad offering stem cell treatments they inaccurately claim to treat everything from spinal-cord injuries to Parkinson's disease.
Claims that pharmaceutical companies play an enormous role in deciding what causes mental illness and how those illnesses should be treated.
New studies show that taking a daily pill designed to fight AIDS can actually prevent an uninfected person from contracting HIV.
Russia is one of the smokiest nations in the world, and tobacco companies are using every trick in the book to keep it that way.
Parents of extremely obese children should lose custody say authors of an article in The Journal of the American Medical Association.
Playmancer is designed to help with physical rehabilitation as well as mental health issues, like bulimia and gambling addiction.
Growing evidence suggests environmental factors may play larger role than genetics as cause of autism.
A 2008 report showed 29 percent of Indonesians aged 10 and above smoke an average of 12 cigarettes a day.
A new study shows people on Medicaid see doctors more regularly, are more financially stable and less depressed.
Stephanie Hernandez spent a year in prison after her elderly aunt, who refused medical services, died under her care.