Woman Bit By Venomous Snake In MarylandIt is the first venomous snake bite reported in Maryland this year. Maryland has two types of poisonous snakes -- northern copperheads and timber rattlesnake.
Goldman Sachs Asks 'Is Curing Patients A Sustainable Business Model?'Turning the search for medical remedies into a numbers game, analyst Salveen Richter called potential "one shot cures" a bad business decision that will hurt a company's bottom line.
$1 Million Federal Grant Will Help Study Of Transgender KidsThe first large-scale, national study of transgender children, including some as young as 3, is poised to expand thanks to a five-year, $1 million grant.
Scientists Say They Have Fixed The Gene Linked To Alzheimer's DiseaseScientists found that apoE4 is only slightly different from the gene apoE3 however, the protein it produces within the body is much more damaging to human brain cells.
Pasta Linked To Healthy Dieting And Weight Loss, Study SaysCarbohydrates found in pasta have a low glycemic index, which means that they cause smaller increases in blood sugar levels and are less likely to affect your waistline.
Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Spreading In U.S., CDC WarnsInfections of this kind are "virtually untreatable with modern medicine," CDC Principal Deputy Director Dr. Anne Schuchat said in a press briefing on April 3.
Scientists Say They Have Successfully Reversed Alzheimer’s Disease In MiceA team at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute have completely reversed the disease in experiments on mice.
Europe Blames Anti-Vaccination Movement For Surge In Measles CasesThe World Health Organization (WHO) says there were over 21,000 cases of the dangerous virus recorded in Europe last year, four times the number recorded in 2016.
Cleaning Products Could Cause Lung Damage In Women, Study FindsA new study finds that regularly using cleaning sprays or other cleaning products could put women at risk for lung damage.
CBS Local Interview: Filmmaker Matthew HeinemanMatthew Heineman discusses his new series on Showtime "The Trade."
First Blood Test To Help Diagnose Brain Injuries Gets U.S. OKU.S. health regulators have approved the first blood test to help diagnose traumatic brain injuries.
Hot Tea Linked To Esophageal Cancer In Smokers, DrinkersIf you smoke cigarettes or drink alcohol daily, you may want to consider letting your tea cool before you enjoy it.