As the excitement for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games grows, fear over Zika virus is becoming more and more prevalent.
Wake County has closed nearly half a dozen pools in the last month due to the outbreak of an infection called crypto.
When a seemingly healthy young athlete suddenly drops dead while playing sports, it’s tragic and hard to accept.
Osteoporosis is a bone disease that occurs when the body loses too much bone, makes too little bone, or both.
Organ donation is critical to the survival of thousands of Americans.
Little progress has been made since 2011 when it comes to cardiac-related death rates.
ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, is a progressive disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord.
It’s important to learn to protect your child against the dangers of dehydration and heat illness.
Each year, thousands of children and adults are treated in emergency rooms for Fourth of July activity-related injuries—many of which are pr…
Other than skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the United States today.