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The ruling was over a lawsuit filed this year by a group of Republican governors and state attorneys general. A group of intervening states led by Democrats promised to appeal the decision.
Johnson & Johnson says its product is safe. But asbestos, a carcinogen that can exist underground near talc, was a concern inside the company for decades.
Here's what you need to know about talc and the health-related claims surrounding it.
The pigment shortage may cause eyes to appear pink or red. In fact, the coloring results from exposed blood vessels.
Even small amounts of processed meat increase the risk of colorectal cancer.
Women who recently gave birth may have an increased risk of breast cancer that lasts about 20 years. But for most, the overall risk is still small.
Although I’d learned about psychiatric advance directives a couple of years ago, it took months to find people willing to speak openly about their experiences.
Scientists have taken a step toward building a computer model of the brain’s genome, one that may help clarify the genetic roots of schizophrenia, autism and other disorders.
After halting a controversial alcohol study, officials will enforce new policies to ensure that private support does not compromise scientific integrity.
The director Sandra Luckow chronicles her brother’s mental illness. If this is a subject matter that has touched your life, you ought to see this movie.
As with beauty, the meaning of “old” depends on the person you ask.
Are they taking up beds that could be used for vulnerable domestic patients or are they bringing money that could be used toward other programs?
Women with cardiac emergencies are less likely than men to receive proper treatment when the ambulance arrives.
In Sweden, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve were prime times for heart troubles.
Before Seattle made a change, students got an average of six hours and 50 minutes of sleep a night. Afterward, they got seven hours and 24 minutes.
A report by the first doctors to examine Americans who suffered mystifying symptoms after hearing a high-pitched sound at the embassy in Cuba confirms that their condition is real.
Studies that rely on tissue from aborted fetuses have pitted abortion critics against scientists who say the research helps millions of people.
Aerobic activities like jogging and interval training can make our cells biologically younger; weight training did not have the same effect.
Amid an opioid crisis, police and strangers with cameras are posting raw images of drug users passed out. For those whose bleakest moments now live online, life is never the same.
We’ve needed fear to survive as a species. But how do you not let the emotional response of the fear reflex run wild?