Patients may hear some -- or all -- of these words while speaking to their doctors about breast cancer. Understanding these terms and how they can affect you may be key to getting the help you need.
Methamphetamine-laced 7Up has reportedly caused one death and sent seven other people to the hospital in northern Mexico, prompting warnings to travelers from U.S. health professionals.
EEG images show an increase of information sharing across the brain, as evidenced by the yellow and orange colors, following vagus nerve stimulation.
The rapid spread of "super malaria" in South East Asia is an alarming global threat, scientists are warning. This dangerous form of the malaria parasite cannot be killed with the main anti-malaria drugs.
A new antibody engineered by scientists attacks the vast majority of HIV strains and has prevented infection in primates. Published in the journal, Science, the breakthrough is part of a collaboration between the National Institutes of Health and pharmaceutical company Sanofi.
When 17-year-old Quattro Musser hangs out with friends, they don't drink beer or cruise around in cars with their dates. Rather, they stick to G-rated activities such as rock-climbing or talking about books.
"Women get bored of having sex with their partner after just a year together, a new study suggests," is the rather crass story in the Mail Online. The news is based on research that actually found multiple factors increased the likelihood of both men and women reporting a lack of interest in sex.
Researchers studying the flu vaccine in pregnancy have found a hint of a possible link between miscarriage early in pregnancy and the flu vaccine in women who received a certain version of the vaccine two years in a row.
HE was tall. He was powerful. The Viking warrior was buried with sword, spear, shield and battle knives. There was one problem. THE spectacular burial seemed to be straight out of the Norse sagas.
San Diego's homeless population has been hit hardest by the highly contagious hepatitis A virus. The outbreak, which began in November, has spread after vaccination and educational programs in the city failed to reduce the infection rate. The virus attacks the liver.
It is highly contagious and very common. You can catch it at any time, and there may be nothing you can do to prevent it. Sound scary? Fortunately, it, yawning, is not too harmful...unless you are on a job interview or a date or maybe giving a TED Talk.
The cancer patient had claimed in a lawsuit that Johnson & Johnson's baby powder can cause ovarian cancer. A jury recently voted in her favour making it the largest sum awarded in a series of talcum powder lawsuit verdicts.
Vitamin C is an important water-soluble vitamin that helps the body form and maintain connective tissue such as bones, blood vessels and skin. It is found abundantly in various fruits and vegetables.
Vietnam has been battling raging dengue fever outbreaks with more than 10,000 new infections reported over the past week stretching its medical system. The number of admitted patients represents a 42-percent increase over the same period last year along with seven more deaths,