More than 1.2 million Americans are living with HIV – including about 156,300 who don’t realize it, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
If medical marijuana were a regular drug, it would need the blessing of the Food and Drug Administration before it could be prescribed to patients. And in most cases, those patients would be out of luck.
Americans have reached a weighty milestone: Adults who are obese now outnumber those who are merely overweight, according to a new report in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine.
The nation’s birth rate rose 1% last year as parents in the U.S. welcomed nearly 4 million babies into the world, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Cigarette smoking is responsible for at least 345,962 cancer deaths in the U.S. each year, according to a new study.
Cheers turned to groans in a NASA control room as a massive parachute designed to slow the descent of a “flying saucer” vehicle failed to unfurl properly for the second year in a row.
Researchers have found two drugs that saved the lives of mice infected with the deadly Ebola virus, and you may have them in your medicine cabinet already.
Bullying may be responsible for nearly 30% of cases of depression among adults, a new study suggests.