Do you eat when you're stressed, angry, or sad? Emotional eating can derail your diet. You can get past it. Find out how at WebMD.
Researchers deem depression an independent risk factor for dementia
Leading Doctor in Ebola Outbreak Dies From Disease
Heading for the drive-thru? Before you order your next fast-food salad, read these six tips to make the best choices.
The Monster burger meal from Red Robin is the most "xtreme" restaurant meal in America, according to a new survey.
If parent and preschooler are both overweight, tackling it together works best, researchers say
Heat contributes to nearly one-third of those deaths, report finds
Florida Warns of Warm Water Flesh-Eating Bacteria
A biomedical researcher with an unusually aggressive form of breast cancer has taken an extraordinary step to "immortalize" her cancer cells.
Survey: Progress In Enrolling California Uninsured
Survey Finds 1 In 5 Uninsured Don’t Want Coverage
Study shows a benefit, but that tapers off after 5 servings per day
Test to detect mom-to-be's folate concentration could spot those lacking nutrient for infant development
They may sometimes cause serious symptoms that affect the whole body
The risk for head and neck cancer is higher in people with diabetes than in those without diabetes, according to a new study.
Withdrawal symptoms, cravings are harder on people with mood disorders, researchers say
$1,000 Pill Now Leading Treatment for Hepatitis C
Most doctors now say it’s time to rethink the notion of a yearly physical, a fixture in U.S. medicine since the 1940s.
Pay attention to your lifestyle during stressful times, researcher says
Study found it boosted ability of certain patients to read facial expressions, nonverbal cues
HRT, hormone therapy, early hormone therapy
Deadly virus relatively slow to transmit, and travel factors make spread from West Africa unlikely
More education needed about how to prevent it, researchers say
Just 5 to 10 minutes a day seems to bring benefits, study says
Findings especially relevant to social media's obsession with 'selfies,' researchers say
Study confirmed it helps regulate blood sugar levels, increases insulin sensitivity in people with more of it
U.K. researchers found it transferred a tenth of the bacteria that gripping hands did
The FDA has approved over-the-counter Flonase Allergy Relief, or fluticasone propionate 50 mcg nasal spray, for treatment of hay fever or upper respiratory allergies, its maker GlaxoSmithKline announced.
Odds are small, but family, doctors should keep possibility in mind, researchers say
2 Americans Working in Liberia Are Infected With Ebola
Study found overweight kids who had surgery were more likely to become obese within seven months
Health Plans' Limitations Rankle Some Enrollees
Seniors scored worse on tests than young adults, study says
Injected blood thinners don’t prevent pregnancy complications in women who may be prone to blood clots, a new study shows.
WebMD reports on the lifestyle habits that may help you manage your migraines.
By third trimester, unborn babies respond to rhymes recited by their mothers, research shows
When the blood-thinner drug Pradaxa (dabigatran) was FDA-approved in 2010 to prevent stroke in people at high risk, a major selling point was that it doesn't require frequent blood tests and dose adjustments like the old standby drug, warfarin.
HPV is the main culprit, but vaccination can reduce the risk, experts say
Agave has become a popular sweetener for people looking for natural alternatives to white sugar and high-fructose corn syrup. But is agave really any healthier?
Your little angel can sometimes have obnoxious moments. If your kid is a jerk, find out from WebMD when it's just a phase and how you can teach better behavior.
Researchers monitored stool samples of two people for a year
Researchers cite many possible reasons for the effect, including hormonal changes
Doctors should be alert for pelvic floor disorders, researcher says
Researchers suggest women skip caffeine if they're bothered by menopausal symptoms
Agency urges doctors to recommend it along with other routine immunizations
WebMD describes 5 easy stretches for new moms.
Your exercise routine should challenge you. Is yours too easy? Find out at WebMD.
Targiniq ER contains naloxone, which blunts euphoria of oxycodone when tablet is crushed or broken
People who don't get enough sleep may find they're more likely to form false memories, researchers say.
After a string of high-profile cases of kids being left in hot cars this year, a new study shows just how quickly heat can become a danger, even in cooler months of the year.
Immigration and customs staff feel unprepared to deal with people arriving in the UK with suspected cases of the Ebola virus, a union leader warns.
Sierra Leone's president declares a public health emergency to curb the deadly Ebola outbreak and order epicentres of the disease to be quarantined.
The debate over the NHS's use of the private sector