A little lick from a puppy may have led to a life-threatening infection for one woman in Ohio, who ended up needing her hands and legs amputated.
President Trump called for better identification of people with mental illness as a way to stop gun violence and mass shootings. But what would that do?
These six exercises may help ward off obesity in those who are genetically predisposed to packing on the pounds.
Some unusual embryos may soon be growing in Japan: those of human-mouse and human-rat hybrids, news sources are reporting.
In some cases, moving during pregnancy may increase the risk of preterm birth, a new study suggests.
A woman's birth control implant that went missing from its proper place in her arm turned up in her lung.
The first study to test the gene-editing technology CRISPR inside the human body is about to get underway in the United States, according to news reports.
If you nibble on a mint leaf, you might notice that it makes your mouth feel cool. That's because mint, much like chili peppers, is a biochemical success story — for plants, at least.
A man in North Carolina died from a rare "brain-eating" amoeba infection after swimming in a lake at a local water park, according to news reports.
An Indiana woman's vacation took a grim turn when she developed a serious leg infection after spending time in the hotel's hot tub.
Infections with an intestinal parasite have surged in Massachusetts in recent months, according to health officials.
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