A 15-year-old student was injured and another student was taken into custody from a stabbing Tuesday afternoon at Lansdowne High School in Baltimore County, according to authorities.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death among women in the U.S. Here are the top heart health mistakes cardiologists see women making and how to avoid them.
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Mel Elías / UnsplashFor how widespread it may be, very little is known about myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). Up to 2.5 million Americans are estimated to have the chronic condition, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and many cases seem to arise in women following an infection. Other than that, however, researchers have been at a loss to explain key questions: Why do symptoms vary so widely between individuals with the condition? Is there a
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Democratic Sen. John Fetterman, who suffered a stroke on campaign trail, hospitalized for lightheadedness
The Pennsylvania Democrat was hospitalized after feeling lightheaded Wednesday. His office said initial tests showed no signs of a new stroke.
We all want to be healthy, but what about your risk for something serious like cancer?
Research Highlights: For the first time, a novel neuroprotectant medication that may safeguard the brain from tissue damage has been linked to reduced death and disability among people diagnosed with stroke when added to standard treatment to restore ...
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Barbara Sahakian, an expert in grey matter from the University of Cambridge, describes the lifestyle habits she employs to keep brain deterioration at bay.
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Kenny Logan has just been given the all clear. It is days before the anniversary of his shock prostate cancer diagnosis and he is relieved to have some good news to report. “I’m very lucky,” says Logan, sitting in his local Buckinghamshire pub 48 hours after his latest prognosis.
A yoga teacher thought she was suffering from anxiety and allergies. She had 3 heart attacks in less than a month.
Dina Pinelli had three heart attacks when she was 45 years old. Despite her family history, she thought her symptoms were caused by anxiety.
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A new blood test for prostate cancer could spare men from needless biopsies and reach accuracy rates of 94 per cent, research suggests.
I’ve realized that just because my life may be shorter than others, that doesn’t mean I shouldn’t get to experience the bliss of being in love.
Bird flu has led to the deaths of more than 50 million farm birds and sickened dozens of mammals. 3 charts show whether humans should be worried.
A nasty version of bird flu has been killing chickens, turkeys, wild birds, and even some mammals at alarming rates.
A popular household cleaning product is being recalled because a preservative was not added at the intended levels during manufacturing.
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Donnese Tyler said she was at a routine PTA meeting at her son's Maryland school last year when she suddenly felt an unusual feeling. "I'm like, 'Oh my gosh, what was that?'" Tyler told "Good Morning America" of the symptoms she felt, which included a sharp pain in her chest and discomfort in her throat. Tyler, 52, also said that when she drank water, the water tasted salty -- an atypical symptom she said was a precursor to the medical emergency she quickly began experiencing.
Weight loss tips from woman who switched to a plant-based diet and lost 60 pounds. Her main goal was to improve heart health, lower blood pressure, cholesterol.
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Eye infections from tainted eyedrops may be more widespread, doctors worry. The CDC is investigating dozens of serious infections caused by a drug-resistant bacteria.
The Vanderpump Rules star spoke to PEOPLE about the recent trend of using Ozempic,a medication for type 2 diabetes, for weight loss
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Study shows an experimental antiviral shot of interferon lambda prevented 51% of hospitalizations among vaccinated people. But it's not yet available.
Cases of norovirus, also called the "stomach flu" are on the rise in the U.S. Here's what you need to know about symptoms, transmission, and treatment.
LIXTE Biotechnology Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: LIXT) noted that a team of scientists reported that in three difficult-to-treat cancer types, LIXTE's lead compound, LB-100, combined with an inhibitor of the WEE1 kinase, causes unexpectedly effective cancer cell killing. Most surprisingly, when cancer cells acquire resistance to this combination therapy, they have highly reduced cancer-causing capacity in animal models. This observation indicates that LB-100 combination therapy can force cells to give
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Researchers are sounding the alarm about cases of avian influenza in mammals