Professional athletes have realized the importance of adding sleep to their fitness regime.
Responding to a rising volume of complaints, he proposes immediate fines and more frequent inspections.
Laura Olson was born with a condition in her left eye called persistent fetal vasculature.
"Medicare-for-all" can mean different things to different people.
A beloved Walmart greeter with cerebral palsy has met with store management in a bid to keep his job but came away with no guarantees,…
Several phone apps are sending sensitive user data, including health information, to Facebook without users' consent, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.
Kansas City Zoo officials say an adult male giraffe died after suffering a spinal cord injury in a zoo barn.
Of all the little moments of joy and strife that fill the top-nominated Oscar film "Roma," the most gut-wrenching takes place in a Mexico City…
Two more patients of Dr. Keith Ablow have filed lawsuits against the renowned Massachusetts psychiatrist alleging he pressured them into sexual relationships.
A Kentucky woman is accused of faking cancer for donations.
County and hospital officials say the renewed discussion of merger is in the early stages.
Months after the Trump administration announced an end to its widescale separation of migrant parents and children, the policy remains a heated issue in the courts and at the border as critics contend the government started breaking up immigrant families as far back as 2017 and is still doing so.
Republican leaders in Oklahoma said Thursday they want to join at least five other states in automatically banning abortions if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns its landmark 1973 ruling that legalized abortion nationwide.
An investigative team from state and federal agencies will visit Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona over concerns about uranium exposure.
Sen. Kevin Cramer, a North Dakota Republican, claimed this week that members of Congress are opposing President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration because they dislike…
Wisconsin's Republican Assembly speaker doesn't believe Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' proposal to legalize medical marijuana and decriminalize small amounts for recreational use will be a success.
Rural state lawmakers are pushing a plan to allow the Kansas Farm Bureau to offer health insurance coverage to members without having to comply with federal Affordable Care Act mandates in hopes that the influential agriculture group can offer a lower-cost product.
Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers wants to restore funding for Planned Parenthood that his Republican predecessor cut as part of a nearly $28 million plan to expand access to women's health care.
A Pennsylvania man who admitted to the rape, murder and dismemberment of a 14-year-old girl has been taken to the hospital for high blood pressure, and his plea hearing was interrupted again.
North Dakota's first medical marijuana dispensary is set to open next week, the culmination of a nearly two-year effort by the state Health Department to establish a distribution system for the drug.