Blood Test to Detect 8 Cancers Early Gives Promising ResultsScientists are reporting progress on a blood test to detect many types of cancer at an early stage, including some of the most deadly ones that lack screening tools now.
Physicals Key to Finding Heart Attack Risks, Doctor SaysA local cardiologist says there's a lot to be learned from getting an annual physical
Flu Numbers Dropping in St. Louis, Rising ElsewhereSigns the flu could be peaking in St. Louis County
Walmart Offers Way to Turn Leftover Opioids Into Useless GelThe retail giant said Wednesday that it will provide the packets free with opioid prescriptions filled at its 4,700 U.S. pharmacies.
Judge Orders Ill. to Expand Medical Marijuana ConditionsThe order seeks to overturn a decision by the Illinois Department of Public Health rejecting pain that's resistant to treatment as a qualifier
New Flu Numbers to Come Out TodayNew local influenza numbers are due out later today.
Suppressing a Sneeze Can Be Harmful, Experts SayThe doctor's advice is to just let it out.
CDC Briefing to Focus on Nuclear Event PreparednessThe Centers for Disease Control wants Americans to be prepared in case of a nuclear event
Q&A: What Facebook's Shift Could Mean to Users, BusinessesNow it's Zuckerberg's personal goal for 2018 to fix the site and weed out hate, abuse, meddling by malicious nation states, while also making it more "meaningful'' and less depressing for users.
Has Flu Season, In Full Swing, Reached Its Height?Flu is now widespread in every state except Hawaii, but the good news is the season appears to already be peaking.
New Internet Challenge Poses Serious Health ConcernsThe concern comes following the recent laundry pod challenge on the internet.
Regular Exercise Can Take Away 'Years Of Damage' From Laziness And Doing Nothing, Study SaysA new study has revealed that the statement 'it's never too late to get in shape' actually does hold water after all.