Mountain Biker Survives After Neck Impaled by Tree Branch

He traveled 20 miles to hospital with object in place, doctors say injury missed major blood vessels and airway

Noninvasive Stimulation Gets Legs Moving After Spinal Cord Injury

Device compares favorably to surgically implanted option, researchers say

Regular, Moderate Coffee Drinking Tied to Better Brain Health in Seniors

But those who upped daily intake actually had higher odds for a precursor to dementia, researchers say

Smog Threatens Visitors to U.S. National Parks: Report

Investigators found unhealthy ozone levels, haze plague many natural sanctuaries

Stay Safe When Temperatures Rise

Expert offers tips on avoiding heat-related illness

Too Much Facebook, Twitter Tied to Poor Mental Health in Teens

Study found those on social media sites more than 2 hours a day were more likely to have problems

1 in 5 U.S. Adults Has a Physical, Mental Disability: CDC

Race, poverty and less education linked to increased odds of having a disability

Drones Might Fly Blood Samples to Clinics, Study Finds

Machines could be used for medical testing in remote areas

Foreign Fungus Threatens U.S. Salamanders: Study

Researchers warn a ban is necessary to keep infection from entering United States

Health Highlights: July 30, 2015

  • FDA Warns of Name Mix-Ups Between Antidepressant, Blood Thinner

  • Obama Marks 50th Anniversary of Medicare, Medicaid

  • Five Distinct Groups of Prostate Cancer Identified

  • Legionnaire's Disease Outbreak Investigated in New York City: Health Officials