Women with high cholesterol levels may have an increased risk of breast cancer, a new study suggests
A teen who took the street drug ecstasy suffered a potentially deadly bulge in his spinal cord artery
London seniors attend a weekly class in a sport more commonly known for gravity-defying jumps than helping people with arthritis
Heavy metal may not destroy your soul, but years of headbanging may take its toll
Foster Farms issues recall for 170 chicken products after being linked to outbreak of antibiotic-resistant strain of salmonella
Holiday drivers should be aware of road drowsiness, a phenomenon almost as dangerous as drunk driving, CDC warns
A study out of the United Kingdom, which followed more than 1 million people, found that women with high cholesterol have a significantly higher risk of developing breast cancer. Plus, Austrian researchers have found a molecule that can signal whether someone is metabolically healthy. Danielle Nottingham reports.
CDC says 1 in 25 reports falling asleep at the wheel; young adult males and binge drinkers more likely to drive while drowsy
Researchers say medications such as Ritalin and Concerta make cardiac problems twice as likely, but incidents are still rare
Not all drinks are created equal; online tool helps you know the knockouts from the lightweights
According to the Center for Sexual Health Promotion at Indiana University, up to 30 percent of women aged 18 to 59 experience some type of pain during sex in their lifetimes, compared with just 5 percent of men. Post-menopausal women are more likely to suffer from it than young women, but it can happen at any age for a variety of reasons. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook discusses the issue with Dr. Lori Warren, an Ob-Gyn and gynecologic surgeon.
Donnie and Ronnie Galyon of Beavercreek hope to be recognized later this year as the world's oldest conjoined twins
Large population of young, severely disabled combat veterans want to maintain an active lifestyle
The Cleveland Clinic released a study which found that 99 percent of all Alzheimer's drugs developed in the past decade have failed. Plus, a simple way to improve Parkinson's symptoms. Danielle Nottingham reports on the day's top health headlines.
In dire emergencies humans have been known to lift cars and pry doors open, thanks to a strong adrenal response in the brain
While the serious eye disease typically gets diagnosed in people older than 60, it can sometimes also strike infants and children
Experts advise how to cope with summer's soaring temperatures
In glamorous pictures, an aspiring model shines a light on the realities of her chronic digestive condition
As death toll increases, local health ministries say their clinics are not sufficiently equipped to handle the demands of this health crisis
Doctors gamble on an emergency fix to help a critically ill patient