"African Americans develop end stage kidney disease at four times the rate of white Americans," but new research could help reduce the disparity.
A new study finds precancerous colon cells turn on a gene called SOX17, which helps them evade detection and develop into more advanced tumors.
After Alabama's ruling on in vitro fertilization, Ruth Faden, a bioethicist at Johns Hopkins University, explores what's next for IVF in the United States.
You may be breathing in more tiny air pollution nanoparticles from your gas stove than you would from a car that runs on gas or diesel.
A smartphone app and virtual reality may offer a way to help you overcome your fear of the dentist, all from the comfort of your own home.
Bariatric surgery is more effective than medical and lifestyle modifications for achieving long-term type 2 diabetes control and remission.
Lots of kids are using earbuds and headphones, a poll finds. Experts share why that could be bad for hearing and what you can do about.
Antidepressant dispensing to adolescents and young adults increased sharply after the COVID-19 pandemic began, researchers report.
"...there are real benefits to using Paxlovid, not just for the patients receiving treatment, but for the people around them."