Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 0% / Sat: 0% / Sun: 0%.

  20 °

Health
News provided by MSNBC
Yes You Can? Optimism May Help You Live Longer, Study Shows

People who are highly optimistic have a lower chance of dying prematurely from stroke, heart disease and even cancer, researchers at Harvard found.

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:07:47 GMT
Senate Passes Sweeping Medical Funding Bill

Not everyone loves it, but the Senate, in an unusual show of unity, passed a comprehensive bill funding medical research and regulation.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:35:00 GMT
Pfizer Fined $100M for Hiking Drug Price 2,600% in U.K.

Pfizer and Flynn Pharma charged 'excessive and unfair prices' for the drug used by 48,000 people in Britain, regulators said.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:26:00 GMT
These May Be First Warning Signs for Depression in Kids

An early warning sign of depression in teenagers may not be sadness, but rather anxious and even irritable behavior, British researchers found.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:29:00 GMT
Scientists Develop Robot Hand for Quadriplegics

Scientists have developed a mind-controlled robotic hand that allows people with certain types of spinal injuries to perform everyday tasks.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:09:00 GMT
Obamacare Repeal Would Take Insurance From 30 Million People

A full repeal of Obamacare, which Republicans say they are unlikely to do, would take health insurance away from 30 million people, a new study shows.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:27:08 GMT
Why More Women Are Removing Their Breast Implants

There is a growing trend of women opting for breast "explant" surgeries.

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:39:00 GMT
The Surprising Reason Behind the Boom in Mosquitoes

A surprising new study finds that mosquito populations have exploded in parts of the U.S. but not because of a warming climate.

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:48:00 GMT
Here's the Real Paleo Diet

The real Paleo diet, as eaten by real Stone Age people, included roasted grass seed, clover and lots of water chestnuts, Israeli archeologists found.

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:29:00 GMT
Medical Research Bill: Some Win, Some Lose

Hospitals, drug companies and doctors all come out winners in a giant new medical spending bill about to pass Congress and go to the White House.

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:47:30 GMT
2016 NBCNews.com