Is Your Heart Older Than You? Maybe, Says New ReportNearly three out of four U.S. adults have a heart that's older than the rest of their body, according to CDC calculations.
Food Poisoning Report: E. Coli Cases Have DroppedFewer Americans are getting sick from a nasty germ sometimes found in undercooked hamburgers, the government reported Thursday.
Cambridge Company Ready To Deploy New Ebola DrugAs the Ebola crisis continues to worsen in West Africa, a Cambridge Biotech company is developing ways to help in the fight.
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Health Officials: MERS Patient Traveled Through Boston Health officials have confirmed a second U.S. case of a mysterious virus that has sickened hundreds in the Middle East.
Number of Children with Autism on the Rise
How To Stay Healthy While TravelingWhether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.
Keller @ Large: Fear Is A Powerful Motivator Have you ever seen those anti-smoking TV ads from the Centers for Disease Control that feature real people talking about the damage tobacco-related disease did to their bodies and lives?
Study: Children's Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise Children — like adults — are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students.
CDC Blames New Strain Of Norovirus For 140+ Outbreaks In Recent MonthsHealth officials say a new strain of stomach bug that's sweeping the globe is taking over in the U.S.
Death Toll In Meningitis Outbreak Increases To 23The death toll in a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak tied to a Framingham pharmacy increased to 23 on Sunday.
Victims Of Meningitis Outbreak Face Long & Uncertain RecoveryAt least 271 people have fallen ill after contracting meningitis from a contaminated batch of medicine.