Patients undergoing permanent weight loss surgery generally lose about 34% of their total weight after one year.
Oil and gas companies donated another $700,000 and allowed researchers access to drilling sites.
The Kellogg Company has voluntarily recalled certain snacks for possible, undeclared peanut residue.
A new guideline for residents but businesses will be fined if they fail to comply.
Adequate sleep is linked with improved attention, behavior, learning, mental and physical health at every age covered.
One fitness expert says coffee can help give your workout an added jolt, but there are some things to keep in mind.
Native to Southeast Asia, the kratom tree’s leaves have been used for centuries as an herbal drug by laborers and farmers. Today, kratom lea…
Many parents think that as soon as their kids learn to read on their own, they no longer need to be read to. But kids still love it and bene…
The study found that 7.8% of people could be classified as workaholics. This meant these people were spending more time at work than intende…
The FDA warns you can get infections from ink contaminated with microorganisms such as bacteria and mold.
New Missouri program works to provide care without costly office visits.
Study results suggest “yuck factor” may be an effective tool for boosting hand hygiene compliance
A raccoon tested positive for rabies in Westfield. Now, anyone who may have come in contact with it needs to be tested.
EMS crews used naloxone to save an overdose victim, and they were able get there in time because a bystander called 9-1-1.
Cleide Fernandes decided to raise money this way after her son was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis a year ago, when he was 17-years-old.
Health officials have approved the first cholera vaccine intended to protect U.S. travelers from the potentially life-threatening disease.
A national health foundation is supporting an initiative in Springfield’s Old Hill neighborhood.
The World Health Organization says women who live in areas where Zika is spreading should consider delaying pregnancy.
When vacation ends, many report feeling depressed and sluggish in the office. Experts have some suggestions on how to beat it.
Brushes and sponges should be washed at least every couple weeks to help avoid acne and infections.