Alessandra calls them her angels. She only came to know their names and faces later, because she doesn't remember anything from the morning her heart stopped.
Health officials warn that electronic cigarettes and other vaping devices are poisoning kids with nicotine.
The Food and Drug Administration wants all U.S. blood centers to start screening for Zika, a major expansion intended to protect the nation's blood supply from the mosquito-borne virus.
Being overweight can raise the likelihood of being diagnosed with cancers of the stomach and digestive tract, as well as certain brain and reproductive tumors, international researchers said Wednesday.
Getting active and acquiring healthy eating habits can help children achieve and maintain a healthy body weight.
Donald Henderson, an American doctor and public health official who led the successful global drive to wipe out smallpox in the 1960s and '70s, credited with saving tens of millions of lives, has died. He was 87.
Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) scaled up a travel alert level for the Bahamas following the latest updates on recent local transmission of the Zika virus provided by the World Health Organization (WHO) last week.
Puerto Rico on Friday reported its first death from a paralysis condition that developed from a Zika infection as the U.S. territory fights an epidemic of the mosquito-borne virus.
Hearing loss was ranked as the most common occupational disease in Taiwan last year, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Labor (MOL) Friday.
Hospitals have reported a significant increase in tendinitis patients following the launch of "Pokemon Go" in Taiwan.