Treatments for Brain Cancer Take Heavy Toll on the Brain

Brain volume dropped, other structural changes seen in small study

West Nile Virus Most Common Mosquito-Borne Illness in U.S.

Cases aren't increasing, but persistent, infectious-disease expert says

X-Rays, Other Scans Generally Safe in Pregnancy: Report

Researchers seek to reassure concerned mothers-to-be and their doctors

Acupuncture Might Help Ease High Blood Pressure

But small study isn't conclusive, experts say

Anti-Nausea Drug Approved

For adults undergoing chemotherapy

Chewing Tobacco Kills More Than 250,000 People Each Year: Report

British study is first to assess international impact of smokeless tobacco on adults

Could Common Diabetes Drugs Help Fight Leukemia?

Combining glitazones with standard treatment improved survival in small study

FDA Issues Warning About Skin Lighteners

Injectable products may contain unknown substances or contaminants

Health Highlights: Sept. 2, 2015

  • Rare Poliovirus Cases in Ukraine Concern WHO

  • Man's Severely Burned Hand Saved by Implanting It in His Belly

  • Frozen Corn Recalled Due to Possible Listeria

Health Tip: Athletes Are at Risk for Skin Problems

Suggestions to help prevent them