Date PostedArticle
Seconds ago E-Cigarettes: Health and Safety Issues

WebMD discusses pros and cons of e-cigarettes and whether they're truly safe or not.

Yesterday This May Not Help Prevent Repeat Miscarriage

Findings likely to disappoint many couples, researcher says

Yesterday Drug Helps Those With Tough-to-Treat Schizophrenia

Clozapine already approved for use after other antipsychotics don't work

Yesterday Obesity in Youth May Harm the Heart Long-Term

Risk of sudden cardiac death was still higher, decades after women had lost the pounds, study found

Yesterday Those in 50s Largest Group Battling Drug Addiction

Big jump also seen in those aged 60 and older needing treatment for painkiller, heroin abuse

Nov 25 E. Coli Linked to Costco Chicken Salad Sickens 19

CDC still tracking down specific ingredient that may harbor the germ

Nov 25 Post-Op Bacterial Infection Ups Complications Risk

Clostridium difficile can be devastating to patients recovering from surgery, experts say

Nov 25 What do your eyes say about your health?

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul. But did you know they can also tell you a lot about your health? WebMD takes a look at some common eye conditions and what they say about your health.

Nov 25 Could My Medications Cause Vision Problems?

A lot of medications could affect your eyes. WebMD tells you how and what you can do about it.

Nov 25 As HMOs Dominate, Alternatives Get Costlier

A KHN analysis finds a sharp difference in premium prices between plans that offer out-of-network care and those that do not.

Nov 25 Weekend Childbirth Riskier, British Study Suggests

Infant deaths, maternal infections lower on weekdays, study finds

Nov 25 Constant Traffic Noise May Boost Depression Risk

Vulnerability is higher among those with a low education and income, researchers report

Nov 24 E. Coli Cases Linked to Costco Chicken Salad

E. Coli Cases Linked to Costco Chicken Salad

Nov 24 Melatonin Might Help Sleepless Kids With Eczema

But treating skin condition is still best approach, expert says

Nov 24 Time to toss your specs and go natural? It’s not that simple

There’s a big debate about the idea that you can correct your vision naturally, without glasses. Does it work? WebMD looks at both sides of the controversy.

Nov 24 Ban Crib Bumpers Because of Rising Deaths: Study
Many of these fatalities were preventable, study

Many of these fatalities were preventable, study reveals

Nov 24 Adults With This May Face Higher Stroke Risk

Researchers urge these patients to visit a cardiologist regularly

Nov 24 Can Loneliness Shorten Your Life?
senior woman sitting on stairs

Being lonely can trigger cellular changes in your body that increase your chances of getting ill and not living as long as you could have, according to a new study. WebMD has the details.

Nov 24 More May Benefit from HIV Prevention Pill Truvada

Medication can prevent infection with the virus in people at high risk

Nov 24 Chronic Fatigue Therapies Provide Some With Relief

Study shows benefits from certain treatments can last more than two years

Nov 24 Could PMS Raise Women's High Blood Pressure Risk?

Study found rise in odds for hypertension in those with moderate-to-severe premenstrual syndrome

Nov 24 Is Obesity Wired Into Some Children's Brains?

Food smells elicit stronger reactions in heavier kids, small study finds

Nov 24 Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques and Blood Flow

Amyloid beta clumps may constrict blood flow, adding to neurological woes, animal studies suggest

Nov 24 8 Tips for Traveling With Psoriasis

Traveling with psoriasis? WebMD has the keys to help you -- and your skin have a smooth trip.

Nov 23 Breastfeeding May Lower This Risk for Some Women

Study looked at moms who had already diabetes in pregnancy

Nov 23 Doctors' Group Urges Greater Use of Generic Drugs

Lower-cost options are usually just as safe and effective, experts say

Nov 23 Trouble Sleeping? New Treatment Options May Help

WebMD walks you through advances in sleep medicine over the last year or so -- including research, technology, and a new breed of medication.

Nov 23 Dislocated Elobow: What You Need to Know

What happens when you dislocate your elbow? Is it an easy fix? Will you need surgery? Will it work the same as it used to? Web MD has the answers.

Nov 23 Young Women Face Risk After Heart Attack, Stroke

Odds of another life-threatening event are much higher than normal, study says

Nov 23 High 'Resting' Heart Rate and Odds of Early Death

But more research is needed before this can used as a marker, expert says