Predeployment Riskiest Time for Military Suicide Attempts

Two months into service is a pivotal period, study finds

Researchers Find 8 Immune Genes in Aggressive Brain Cancer

Discovery might eventually lead to better treatment for glioblastoma multiforme

Smoking Harms Black Americans' Kidneys, Study Suggests

Researchers say inflammation or cigarette by-product may play a role

What Doctors Aren't Telling Obese, Young Adults

Too few warn patients of their risk for kidney disease, study says

After Heart Attack, New Threat: Heart Failure

1 in 4 survivors develops this serious condition within 4 years, study finds

Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More

Other uses include insomnia, pain and anxiety, researchers say

Balloon-in-a-Pill May Be New Weight-Loss Tool

Those using the device were nearly 7 percent lighter after six months

Colon Cancer Rising in People Under 50

Incidence up more than 10 percent in 10 years among Americans, study finds

Drink Spiking a Problem on U.S. Campuses

Risk of sexual assault much greater for women, study finds

Health Highlights: May 24, 2016

  • Family of Baseball's Tony Gwynn Sues Tobacco Industry

  • Former NFL Player Bubba Smith Had CTE Brain Disease: Researchers

  • Adult Smoking Rate Has Largest Drop in More Than 20 Years: CDC

  • 'Natural' Insect Repellants Lose Effect Quickly: Study

  • NFL Tried to Influence Government Study on Concussions: Report