Huntington’s disease is a fatal genetic disorder that causes the progressive breakdown of nerve cells in the brain, according to the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA). It deteriorates...

On Saturday, March 9th more than 750 people will gather at Elva Rouse Park in St. Petersburg to join the fight to find a cure for a deadly illness.  ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, progressively...

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Department of Pediatrics Chair and Pediatric Oncologist, Dr. Andrew Kung was on C-SPAN Saturday morning to discuss pediatric cancer and President Trump’s call...

African-Americans with moderate or severe sleep apnea are twice as likely to have hard-to-control high blood pressure when their sleep apnea goes untreated, according to a new study funded mainly by the...

A new study by the University of Birmingham has found that seven in every eight children who have their tonsils removed are unlikely to benefit from the operation. Researchers analysed the electronic...

More than 1 million Americans are living with melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, and one person dies of the disease every hour. Fortunately, melanoma is highly treatable when detected early....

Patients with sleep apnea who have short interruptions in breathing while they sleep are at higher risk for death than those with longer interruptions, according to a study published in the American...

Since March, Wisconsin health authorities has seen 54 cases (40 confirmed and 14 probable) of severe bleeding following the use of synthetic cannabinoids, often called “fake weed,” “K2,” and...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first generic version of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr (epinephrine) auto-injector for the emergency treatment of allergic reactions, including those that...

Death due to cardiovascular disease is on the rise in India, causing more than one quarter of all deaths in the country in 2015 and affecting rural populations and young adults the most, suggests a study...