Men over 50 should see a physician to get recommended screenings, according to Dr. Bernard King.
The Food and Drug Administration panel voted 18-6 in favor of approving Sprout Pharmaceutical’s daily pill.
In report released Tuesday by the CDC, the organization says melanoma is responsible for more than 9,000 skin cancer deaths in the U.S. each year.
In the first advice of its kind, British experts are recommending office workers stand up for at least two hours a day.
Can’t manage mornings without an immediate jolt of caffeine? It turns out that if you do that, you’re not getting the full benefits of caffeine.
People who earn a four-year college degree before they marry are apparently less likely to become obese when compared to those who graduate after getting married.
As it turns out, motherhood and pregnancy can actually alter the brain.
Summer is not officially here just yet, but the mid 90s temperatures this week will make it feel like we are in mid-July.
What scientists found is that “persistently high depressive symptoms were associated with increased stroke risk,” even in those whose symptoms had abated between interviews.
Researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) found that men who consume caffeine on a daily basis had a lower risk of erectile dysfunction.
Is the FDA doing enough to protect patients from potentially dangerous medical devices? Two Philadelphia area doctors say no. They’re fighting to prevent more tragedies, while living through their own.
The Mt. Sinai researchers say they studied just over 1,000 pregnant women at Mt. Sinai Hospital.
A ponytail might offer casual style and relief from the heat, but it turns out the popular hairstyle could also cause hair loss and even balding.
The research looked at more than 1,500 workers and found nearly half of all shift workers are overweight, have sleep problems and are more likely to develop issues like diabetes.
An explosion of pollen is making people miserable. This is an especially bad allergy season. Many people are going to emergency rooms, and the Philadelphia Health Department has issued an advisory. CBS 3 health reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on why it’s so bad, and tells you the simple things you do can right now to breathe easier.