Amelia Claire Mracek, or “Millie,” fought a tumor in her brain valiantly for 10 grueling months. In honor of their daughter's life, her parents Claire and Nick started the Mighty Millie Foundation.
34-Year-Old Firefighter with Terminal Cancer Takes Final Ride in Ambulance He Used to Transport Patients
Frank Nunez, whose diagnosis came after doctors discovered tumors in his left lung, held a commitment ceremony with his fiancée before fellow firefighters escorted him home
- The Telegraph
Common antidepressants may raise the risk of heart disease and an early death, a study suggests.
- USA TODAY
Katie Couric's doctor reminded her that she was overdue for a mammogram — which she planned to film until the doctor found a concerning mass.
A man's cancer vanished after he was injected with a weakened herpes virus in a promising clinical trial
The 39-year-old patient told the BBC that he was preparing for the end of his life when he learned about the experimental cancer drug.
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There's a new COVID-19 shot that targets omicron and its subvariants. But does your protection fade after a certain amount of time?
- Business Insider
Aging is not actually a cause of death. But older people are more likely to succumb to common infections like pneumonia.
Cases of enterovirus D68, a respiratory virus linked to paralysis, are on the rise in the U.S., according to the CDC. Cases are now increasing after “extended period” low case numbers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Israel's Health Ministry released figures showing that the country has one of the lowest death rates for men from prostate cancer in the world.
A new study highlights risk factors driving increasing incidence of early-onset cancers. Researchers hypothesize why cancer is on the rise among young people.
More than half of women over 40 in the U.S. have dense breasts, which affects how their breast tissue shows up on a mammogram.
- The Courier Journal
There is no delicate way to put it. Americans are fat and getting fatter every year. So, what can we do about it?
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Dr. Anthony Fauci and his wife, Christine Grady, experienced millions in increased net worth as many Americans struggled during the pandemic, according to a watchdog group.
In the United States, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) affects 6-12% of women, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For women with a PCOS diagnosis, it can affect many aspects of their health, especially weight, and losing it can feel impossible. But what is PCOS, ...
Adults who reported that they lifted weights had a lower risk of mortality than those who did not.
There are two key reasons experts are concerned the flu could hit early this year. A top expert explains why he's getting his shot very soon.
- San Luis Obispo Tribune
How Ashlynn Miles’ life spiraled into mental illness and what her family is doing to try to get her long-term care.
- Eating Well
More and more people are starting to follow the Mediterranean diet, so we gathered our favorite breakfast, lunch and dinner recipes that fit perfectly within its customizable recommendations. One of the healthiest and easiest eating patterns around, the Mediterranean diet can lead to some major health benefits like supporting heart health, brain health and weight loss, if that is your goal. Recipes like our Grilled Chicken with Red Pepper-Pecan Romesco Sauce and Skillet Eggs with Tomatillos & Spinach are highly-rated for a reason, and they'll make a great addition to your menu this week.
I was diagnosed with breast cancer at 8 months pregnant. I had a C-section before my due date so I could start chemo.
Jennifer Deus was devastated by her breast-cancer diagnosis at almost nine months pregnant. She vowed to beat the disease for her kids.
The updated figures paint a picture of what is currently plaguing military recruiters in many of the service branches, with a shrinking pool of potential service members available to them.
The FDA announced that it will redefine “healthy” when it comes to food labeling. Here’s what that means for you.