Public health officials say the anti-vaccination movement could spark a resurgence of the respiratory disease.
Garrett Peterson was born with a defective windpipe. Using a 3-D printer, a doctor and a biomedical engineer created a device that will temporarily help him breathe.
As families of those on the missing jetliner struggle to get answers, one grief counselor says moving forward requires accepting the unknown.
Insurers must give spouses in same-sex marriages identical coverage offered to those in traditional marriages, the government says. The rule applies to all married couples.
Dr. A. Richard Grossman, a plastic surgeon who founded an internationally-known burn-treatment center in Los Angeles, has died. He was 81.
Measles was technically eliminated in the US in 2000, but people who travel abroad can still contract and spread the disease - as can those who do not get vaccinated.
The pace of flu-related deaths is declining. Health officials say it's not too late to get a flu shot.
Teenage boys are still the primary users of stimulant medications to treat ADHD, but increased use by adults, particularly young women, has fueled a rise in prescriptions.
Some immigrants may forego treatment for depression and other mental health issues and instead seek help from a clergy member.
The pace of enrollment is picking up as the March 31 deadline nears. Covered California's chief says there's 'a lot of work to do' before March 31 deadline.
The Affordable Care Act is making it possible for some to retire early, and for others to quit unfulfilling jobs to strike out on their own.
County health officials had planned to begin offering blood lead level screenings to neighbors of the battery recycling plant months ago. The tests have yet to begin.
Sure, you thought, I can avoid buying health insurance because the tax penalty is just $95. But some people may be on the hook for thousands of dollars more.
Elevated lead in soil at a local preschool and homes worries local communities. State officials don't require lead testing at child care sites. Find out how to get tested here.
Officials expect a surge in the number of Americans enrolling in health plans as the March 31st deadline nears.
Trading insults and hilarity, the comic met the Commander-in-chief in the latest edition of the Funny of Die sketch series: 'Between Two Ferns.'