Long walks can improve moods and reduce anxiety, but the benefits may be greatest if the walks take place outdoors.
Thousands of patients may receive incorrect cancer diagnoses each year because of biopsy mix-ups. New technology can help prevent the mistakes — if pathologists adopt it.
The retreat by Republican leaders dealt another setback to their efforts to dismantle the Affordable Care Act and set up a long summer of health care battles.
A nationwide database showed an increase in the percentage of cancers diagnosed at Stage 1.
In measure after measure of well-being in rich nations, Americans are among the worst off, with costs to the economy and to individuals.
Besides the millions who would lose coverage under the Senate health bill, insurance would generally cost more and cover less, the C.B.O. says.
The figure released by the Congressional Budget Office is only slightly lower than the 23 million more uninsured under the House version of the legislation.
Local news coverage across the nation shows that the reaction to the health care bill unveiled by Senate Republicans is almost uniformly negative.
Around the country, clinics that serve immigrants report seeing fewer patients since the Trump administration issued broad deportation orders.
A new version of the Republican health care bill would impose a longer waiting period for those who let insurance lapse.
While bacteria have long been associated with disorders like acne and eczema, scientists are now fighting back with friendly members of the skin’s microbiome.
Sexual activity declined among adolescents in the 1990s, and rates have remained low. Still, teenagers in the United States are more likely to become pregnant than those in other western countries.
The President’s Malaria Initiative, started in 2005, has saved 1.7 million children in Africa for only $500 million a year, a new study finds.
A way to make sense of the shifting advice by experts.
How long might it take before the true cause of the symptoms is uncovered and proper treatment begun?
Doctors can look at attachment patterns to help struggling parents learn strategies to respond better to their children.
Medicaid, targeted for deep cuts by the Republican health care bill, currently pays for most of the 1.4 million people in nursing homes.
High levels of testosterone can make them overconfident, even when they’re wrong.
Medicaid, targeted by Republicans’ health care bill, pays for most of the 1.4 million elderly people in nursing homes, some of whom do not know they are on it.
Republicans say a new health law would make it easier and more affordable to get care. But the opposite may be true.