Experts area saying the needle-free FluMist influenza vaccine has not protected against flu for years and should not be used this coming flu season, NBC News reported.
The decision could nerve pediatricians...
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 06:31 PM CDT
Zika Epidemic Has Doubled Abortion Requests: Study
The epidemic of Zika virus has caused a spike in requests for abortion help in countries that ban or restrict abortions, researchers said Wednesday.
Several women whose fetuses have shown evidence of possible...
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 06:56 PM CDT
Fort Worth Marks Two Years of Health and Fitness Push
Concerns that Fort Worth had among the highest obesity rates in the country led to an effort to transform the city into "Fit Worth". But have the goals put out by city leaders two years ago made a difference?
About 300 people in more than half the states have been charged in the largest crackdown to date on health care fraud, federal authorities announced Wednesday.
According to the Departments of Justice...
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 01:01 PM CDT
Americans Spend $30 Billion a Year on Alternative Medicine
Americans spend a substantial part of out-of-pocket health care costs on alternative medicine, such as acupuncture, yoga, chiropractic care and natural supplements, even though there is little evidence some...
Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 06:39 PM CDT
Cook Children's is 1st US Hospital with Amoeba Infection Drug