A British plumber is being praised for his act of kindness toward a 91-year-old woman battling leukemia.
“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek said he is undergoing another round of chemotherapy.
An American cancer survivor has succeeded in her remarkable quest to swim across the English Channel four times in a row.
There are 22 vape shops in Montgomery County and 19 of them are within a half mile of a Montgomery County middle school or high school.
About 20 firefighters in 13 Prince George’s County departments have been diagnosed with scabies, health department officials confirmed on Monday.
An Associated Press investigation shows a dark side to booming sales of the cannabis extract CBD. Some people are substituting cheap and dangerous street drugs for the real thing.
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An Illinois student-athlete is suing the e-cigarette company Juul after doctors said he now has lungs similar to those of a 70-year-old man.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday that it is looking into a trace amount of cancer-causing chemicals found in heartburn medications such as Zantac.
A 19-year-old Indiana man suffered two collapsed lungs and his doctors believe the condition is linked to vaping.
A 17-year-old Australian girl who dreamed of becoming a professional cricket player had those dreams dashed when a botched surgery resulted in her having her thumb replaced with her big toe.
A 24-year-old woman with heart failure who has been denied a third transplant is asking for help in completing a bucket list as her family prepares for the worst.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes to combat a recent surge in underage vaping.
As federal health officials work to identify what is causing a lung illness connected to e-cigarette use, cases are growing in Maryland and Virginia.
A D.C. representative is fighting to help a student at a local charter school receive the medical marijuana treatment she needs.
A Maryland resident in the D.C. area has been diagnosed with the West Nile Virus, the state health department said on Tuesday afternoon.
Go ahead, take a siesta. A daytime nap taken once or twice a week may be linked to heart health, according to new research.
The proportion of Americans without health insurance edged up in 2018 - the first increase in nearly a decade after coverage had significantly increased under President Barack Obama's health care law.
A new study published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health links poultry to different types of cancers that include melanoma, prostate cancer, and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
One person dies by suicide every 40 seconds, according to figures by the World Health Organization.