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As U.S. Economy Worsened, Vasectomy Rates Rose, Study Finds

National data shows a 28 percent rise in men opting for the procedure.

10/20/2014

Ebola or Not? Rapid Test for the Virus Not Here Yet

With flu season approaching, finding an accurate, speedy screening method will become more important.

10/20/2014

Regular Doctor Visits Help Control Blood Pressure, Study Says

Having health insurance also associated with better readings.

10/20/2014

Herceptin Boosts Survival for Breast Cancer, Study Reports

Taking drug in addition to chemotherapy also reduces risk of cancer recurrence.

10/20/2014

For Infertility Treatment, Should He Drink Less Coffee, More Booze?

Study suggests male beverage consumption affects in vitro fertilization results.

10/20/2014

Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children

Study finds that liquid drugs are the most commonly misused at home.

10/20/2014

Dozens in Dallas Said to Be Free of Ebola Risk

While U.S. prepares tighter infection controls for Ebola patients.

10/20/2014

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