The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Rugby Laboratories are calling for a voluntary recall of the stool softeners Diocto Liquid and Diocto Syrup.
Grants worth $2 million will be disbursed for research into the best way to minimize the side effects caused by groundbreaking immunotherapy drugs under through a joint venture by the American Cancer Society and the Melanoma Research Alliance.
Ireland-based Mainstay Medical International plc has begun commercialization for and made its first sale and implantation of ReActiv8, an implantable restorative neurostimulation system that treats chronic low back pain, Mainstay said in a press release.
Although pets can have positive effects on blood pressure, cholesterol levels and triglyceride levels, they can also have germs which can make humans sick, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Vice President-elect Mike Pence recently said GOP lawmakers intend to keep their promise to do away with Obamacare and replace it with other health care alternatives that will solve the problems the health care law created.
The American Heart Association (AHA) recently released a statement from its CEO, Nancy Brown, about how 'disappointed' the agency is with the ongoing fight against the sugary drink tax in Philadelphia.
According to a recent American Heart Association (AHA) 'Rapid Access Journal Report,' young women who have coronary heart disease and experience mental stress may have decreased blood flow in their hearts.
Leaders with the Epilepsy Foundation recently partnered with the American Epilepsy Society (AES) to award grants to two medical research, funding their work in researching and research training for epilepsy.
Getting an adequate amount of sleep each night is imperative for overall good health -- yet a new study, compiled by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), showed more than a third of U.S. adults are not regularly sleeping enough.
In a compelling new cycle of advertisements, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will launch the fifth consecutive year of its head-turning “Tips from former smokers” campaign, starting Jan. 25 via multiple media outlets.