U.S. regulators have approved the first drug aimed at women with advanced breast cancer caused by an inherited flawed gene.
The first trial date has been set for a lawsuit by a state against pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic.
Flu is now widespread in every state except Hawaii, but the good news is the season appears to already be peaking.
President Donald Trump’s pick for health secretary said he’s wary of a broad government role in negotiating prescription drug prices, arguing that it may lead to reduced access for patients.
SCARY: An ongoing shortage of fluids used to deliver medicine and treat dehydrated patients has hospital workers scrambling in the midst of a nasty flu season and supplies from factories in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico have been slow to rebound.
Veterans Affairs Commissioner David Shulkin says officials estimate that about 20 veterans a day take their own lives.
Did you get some fitness technology over the Christmas holiday? It may not help you lose weight according to a new study.
Most of the largest U.S. public universities do not track suicides among their students, despite making investments in prevention at a time of surging demand for mental health services.
A U.S. judge in New Mexico has dismissed more than two dozen complaints against the maker of American Spirit cigarettes but is allowing others to move forward over a line of tobacco touted as natural.