The review found people who drank one or two alcoholic drinks a day reduced their chances of getting a stroke by 8 percent.
A gunshot’s decibel level is comparable to standing next to a jet engine.
The Alabama Department of Public Health is issuing a health advisory for north Alabama after a rise in syphilis cases.
The bacteria has not been found in any of their products; however, the company is issuing a recall as a precaution.
The state received a D for having a premature birth rate of 11 percent.
An alarming new study shows the opioid epidemic is impacting more than just adults—it’s hitting people even as young as toddlers.
More than 150 people died of drug overdoses in Davidson County last year.
The number of smokers dropped about 15 percent between 2005 and 2015.
The World Health Organization has issued new recommendations to improve the quality of care pregnant women receive in order to lower the ris…
Thursday on Nashville Dads, Meteorologist Justin Bruce delved into the topic of spanking children. Do you agree or disagree with the practic…
Nearly 3.5 million dehumidifiers are being recalled in the U.S. because they can overheat, smoke and catch fire.
November is typically open enrollment time for millions who get health insurance, disability insurance and other benefits from an employer. …
Experiments found testes of infected mice shrank about 90 percent by weight, while their output of useful sperm fell by three-quarters on av…
The World Health Organization’s research published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism studied twice-daily hormone shots…
They wore pink shirts and lined the sidewalks while holding signs with the names of family members or friends affected by the disease.
The amphetamine is often prescribed to help children and young adults with attention-deficit disorder, or ADD, focus better.
Health officials want kids to get HPV vaccinations at age 11 or 12, well before most first have sex and before they could be infected.
A drug that is used to help people who suffer from addiction, Suboxone, is being abused and even sold on the street.
The free health screenings are expected to benefit hundreds of thousands of people, some whom may be taking an active role in their health f…
Dr. Melanie Swift, one of the event organizers, told News 2 it’s an exercise for staff to prepare and train for a flu pandemic.