Scans Not Worthwhile for Most Thyroid Cancers: Study

Doctors found checking for recurrences with these low-risk tumors didn't affect survival rates

Women Smokers at Higher Risk for Brain Bleed

'Devastating' hemorrhage often affects younger people, neurologist says

Alzheimer's May Hamper Ability to Perceive Pain

People with the disease, however, don't have higher tolerance for pain, study shows

Brisk Walking May Help Ward Off Diabetes

Researchers determine the best amount for lowering elevated blood sugar

Even Your Heart May Benefit From Extra Education

People with more schooling tend to have less heart failure, study suggests

Florida Investigates Possible Local Transmission of Zika Virus

If confirmed, it would be first case of local spread of the birth-defect causing disease in continental U.S.

Health Highlights: July 20, 2016

  • L.L. Bean Recalls Kids' Water Bottles Due to Presence of Lead

  • Chicken and Pork Hot Dog and Corn Dog Products Recalled by Bar-S Foods

  • Norovirus Hits Republican Convention Delegation Staffers

Health Tip: Kids Should Wear Life Jackets

Suggestions that could save a life

Health Tip: The Basics of Food Safety

Ignore this information, and you could get sick

Is Surgery Always Needed for Meniscal Tears of the Knee?

Study suggests exercise will work on its own, but two experts say surgery still has big role to play