Transgender kids in the St. Louis, Missouri, area now have somewhere to go for medical care and counseling. A transgender medical center opened Tuesday, and it's the first of its kind in the region. The medical...
A brand of protein bars has been recalled by its manufacturer because it may be contaminated with listeria.
Amrita Health Foods, which is based in Pleasantville, New York, voluntarily recalled a limited number...
Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 at 10:33 AM PDT
Scientists Repair Gene in Human Embryos for First Time
Altering human heredity? In a first, researchers safely repaired a disease-causing gene in human embryos, targeting a heart defect best known for killing young athletes — a big step toward one day preventing...
Tuesday, Aug 1, 2017 at 06:55 PM PDT
New Lung Cancer Screenings Could Save Thousands of Lives
Decorative iPhone cases sold at Victoria's Secret, Nordstrom Rack and other stores have been recalled by their manufacturer because a liquid glitter inside the cases can cause skin irritation and chemical...
Tuesday, Aug 1, 2017 at 10:31 AM PDT
1 in 3 Americans Took Prescription Opioids in 2015: Survey
About one in three Americans used prescription opioid painkillers like OxyContin or Vicodin in 2015, according to a survey released by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, NBC News reported.
The NIDA study...
Monday, Jul 31, 2017 at 02:41 PM PDT
Startups Launch Into California's Marijuana Industry
Most people won't consider eating five bacon double cheeseburgers from Burger King, but that's the calorie equivalent of one Buffalo Wild Wings Cheese Curd Bacon Burger with fries.
That's just one of the...
Monday, Jul 31, 2017 at 12:37 PM PDT
US Hospitals Treating Heart Attacks at Record Speed
There's never been a better time to be treated for a heart attack. U.S. hospitals have set a record for how quickly they open blocked arteries, averaging under one hour for the first time since these results...