(NEW YORK) -- A stroke can be a life-changing event that can have permanent effects and the risk of having another stroke is high, especially in the first few months afterwards.
But there may be a way to help reduce that risk further, by a... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- When “13 Reasons Why” premiered last year on Netflix, the series quickly drew controversy for its storyline centering on a high school student who commits suicide.
Schools sent warning letters to parents, and suic... Read More
(MILFORD, Mass.) -- He may have been scared in the moment, but Milford High School senior William Pointer said it didn't stop him from jumping into action when he noticed his teacher needed medical help.
"I was terrified," said Pointer, 18... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Is there such a thing as second-hand pot smoke? We know second-hand tobacco smoke is bad -- so bad that multiple public health interventions have led to decreased cigarette use overall. As cannabis use becomes more popular -- and legal ... Read More
(SYDNEY) -- An Australian man credited with saving the lives of over 2.4 million babies with his blood made his final donation Friday, according to the Australian Red Cross Blood Service.
James Harrison, nicknamed “the man with the g... Read More
Countdown to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding: Guys' guide to getting in shape for a wedding
(NEW YORK) -- Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding that will be watched by viewers around the world is just days away.
While most attention focuses on how brides prepare for their wedding day, we can’t forget about th... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- As the deadly Ebola virus rises again in central Africa, health officials have decided to try a different approach to fight back.
At least 19 deaths have been tied to the current outbreak of Ebola virus in the Democratic Repu... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- If Meghan Markle is like many brides, she ramped up her workouts in the weeks and months before her May 19 wedding to Prince Harry.
When Markle lived in Toronto, where she filmed the TV show "Suits," the royal-to-be trained a... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Micaela Johnson says she and her mother, Sheila Gump, already function more like best friends than mother and daughter, but the two will soon share an even stronger bond.
Gump is set to deliver Johnson's twins -- her grandchi... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- The opioid crisis has taken what the FDA calls "many new and troubling turns," and and this is one of them. Opioid addicts are buying a popular diarrhea medicine, loperamide, sold under the brand name Imodium -- to get high or as a way ... Read More
(HONG KONG) -- Saving a life -- there's an app for that.
Hong Kong resident Gaston D’Aquino, 76, told ABC News that he got “a new lease on life” after an alert from his Apple Watch last month that resulted in surgery to u... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- More than 50 percent of women consider their OB/GYN to be their most important doctor – if they can only get to one checkup, that’s the priority, according to a joint advisory from the American College of Obstetricians and G... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Boston Red Sox Pitcher David Price is ready to return to the field this week after being diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome, a condition some speculated could be related to his affinity for the video game "Fortnite," ESPN reported. B... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- A grassroots exercise movement that encourages women to focus less on the scale and more on overall health started with a single photo posted by a fitness blogger.
Arianna Dantone shared a Read More