• By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    US OPIOID-RELATED DEATHS HAVE QUADRUPLED IN PAST 18 YEARS: REPORT

    A new study details the waves of the epidemic.

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    FIRED AMAZON WORKER WITH CROHN'S SUES OVER BATHROOM BREAKS

    Fired Amazon worker in Kentucky with the inflammatory bowel condition Crohn's disease sues company over his dismissal, what he says...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    MANY SHADES OF MEANING BEHIND 'MEDICARE-FOR-ALL'

    A primer on 'Medicare-for-all' as 2020 Democrats stake out their positions

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    HOSPITAL: 5 PATIENTS GIVEN OVERDOSES MAY HAVE BEEN TREATABLE

    The Ohio hospital system investigating a doctor accused of ordering painkiller overdoses for dozens of patients says five who died...

    Hospital, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    DRUG PRICE HEARING ON CAPITOL HILL HAS SIMILARITIES TO ONE NEARLY 60 YEARS AGO

    Talk about déjà vu.

    Drugs, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    TRUMP TO BAR ABORTION REFERRALS BY FAMILY PLANNING CLINICS

    Trump administration acts to bar taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions

    Plan, Abortion, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    TRUMP ADMINISTRATION PLAN WOULD PROHIBIT TAXPAYER-FUNDED FAMILY PLANNING CLINICS FROM REFERRING WOMEN FOR ABORTIONS

    Plan, Abortion, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    HAUNTING 'ROMA' SCENE SHINES A RARE SPOTLIGHT ON STILLBIRTHS

    Haunting scene in Oscar-nominated 'Roma' puts a rare spotlight on surprisingly common stillbirths

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    WATCH: WATCH THE PURE JOY OF A GIRL WITH CEREBRAL PALSY TAKE SOME OF HER FIRST STEPS

    Birkley is walking like a champ!

    GMA
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    POLICE: 5 CHILDREN DIE OF FOOD POISONING IN PAKISTAN

    Pakistani police: 5 children die of suspected food poisoning after family ate dinner at restaurant in country's south

    Food, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    STRATEGIES TO TREAT HIV FALL SHORT IN RURAL AREAS

    Stigma around HIV and AIDS are sometimes prevalent in rural communities.

    AIDS, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 22, 2019

    'SODA TAX' ASSOCIATED WITH 50 PERCENT DROP IN SUGARY DRINK CONSUMPTION IN ONE CITY

    Berkeley, California, implemented the soda tax in 2015.

    Drop, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 21, 2019

    WATCH: FDA SAYS MINERAL SUNSCREENS ARE SAFE, CHEMICAL SUNSCREENS NEED MORE RESEARCH

    The agency is working on new rules about over-the-counter sunscreens.

    Minerals, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 21, 2019

    OKLAHOMA GOP LEADERS TO PUSH 'TRIGGERED' ABORTION BAN

    Republican leaders in Oklahoma want to join at least five other states in automatically banning abortions if the U.S. Supreme Court...

    Abortion, Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 21, 2019

    NO, SCIENTISTS DIDN'T FIND A CURE FOR HPV: HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

    A viral news story claimed a group of Mexican scientists found a cure for human papillomavirus and the cancers it causes. Here's what...

    Cures, Cancer, GMA
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 21, 2019

    PINTEREST BLOCKS VACCINATION-RELATED SEARCHES TO AVOID SPREADING MISINFORMATION

    The search engine for inspiration takes a stand against health misinformation.

    Vaccination, GMA
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 21, 2019

    WATCH: LEARN HOW TO WINTERIZE YOUR DIET

    Nutritionist Maya Feller teaches Michael and Sara how to eat properly to help their mood, skin, metabolism and immunity.

    Skin, Diet, GMA
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 21, 2019

    MEASLES EPIDEMIC IN MADAGASCAR KILLS MORE THAN 900, SAYS WHO

    The World Health Organization says that an epidemic of measles in Madagascar has caused more than 900 deaths

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 21, 2019

    MISSISSIPPI WOMAN PLEADS GUILTY IN MASSIVE PHARMACY FRAUD

    A Mississippi woman charged in a pharmacy fraud case that prosecutors say reaped than $200 million pleads guilty to charges in the...

    Health
  • By ABC News   -   Feb 21, 2019

    WATCH: FDA ISSUES WARNINGS OF 'YOUNG BLOOD' TRANSFUSIONS

    The agency on Tuesday said in a statement that plasma infusions from young people provide "no proven clinical benefit" against normal...

    Alzheimer, WNT