At age 8, all of the hair on Rosie Quinn's head and body fell out within three weeks and never grew back. She was largely unfazed.
The CDC just released a list of bacteria and fungi that pose, or have the potential to pose, a serious health threat. Here are four strategies…
Draw the curtains, don your pajamas and grab a snuggle buddy: It's time to take a trip into the dark depths of Snoozeville.
Nike's new shoe, Air Zoom Pulse, was not created for athletes, but for a different crowd: medical workers.
Asthma affects millions of people in the U.S., but it can be deadly in rare cases.
A WalletHub study of 50 states and the District of Columbia determined which states vaccinate the most.
Diet and exercise. Diet and exercise. You might get sick of hearing about it, but research has shown unequivocally that changing diet and exer…
Cigarette smoking among U.S. adults fell to its lowest recorded level in 2018: 13.7%, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The health of millennials is deteriorating more rapidly than older generations’ did, and that could have a devastating effect on the economy, …
KHN’s Julie Rovner appears on two radio programs to talk about the Democratic presidential candidates’ debate on the future of health care and…
The Trump administration’s top Medicaid official says the effort to thwart these work mandates “stifles innovation.”
When the clocks go backward and the days get shorter, many suffer from seasonal depression due to the lack of sunlight and the effect on the brain.
Sweaty feet and certain cheeses have something in common that makes them reek. It comes down to a type of bacteria.
Smoking reduces the chemical releases of serotonin and dopamine, increasing people's risk for schizophrenia and depression, a study says.
For those who prioritize living a healthy life well into their golden years, one of the most important factors is location.
Some communities are more or less prone to stress than others.
You know the feeling: the dread that starts to creep up from the pit of your stomach on Sundays as the realization that, yes, you have to go t…
Here are a few quick reads to help get your health, finances and family in order.