Mother of sick boy seeks legalization of medical marijuana
The mother of an epileptic boy at the center of a debate over medical marijuana in the UK is calling for an urgent meeting with ministers to...
Minneapolis hospital seeks review of EMS sedation cases
Hennepin Healthcare officials will ask an independent panel to review cases its medical responders sedating people with the powerful tranquilizer...
Portugal approves use of marijuana-based medicines
Portugal's parliament has given final legislative approval for the use of marijuana-based medicines, which are already permitted in other European...
Fiber optics? Range of ingredients bulk up food fiber counts
Fiber optics? A range of ingredients bulk up food fiber counts
UK changes course, allows epileptic boy to use cannabis oil
The British government has changed course over a case concerning the use of cannabis oil, saying an epileptic boy can be treated with it after his...
Texas heart transplant program resumed after suspension
A Houston hospital has resumed its renowned heart transplant program two weeks after suspending all medical procedures following the deaths of...
State appeals court reinstates California's right-to-die law
A state appeals court has reinstated the California law allowing terminally ill people to end their lives
NIH ends alcohol study, citing funding, credibility problems
The National Institutes of Health is shutting down a study that was supposed to show if a single drink a day could prevent heart attacks, citing...
Parkland mom: 'Shooter may as well have just shot us'
The family of one of the 17 people killed in the massacre at a Florida high school is suing to obtain mental health records of shooting suspect...
California moves to declare coffee safe from cancer risk
California health officials are proposing a regulation change that would declare coffee doesn't present a significant cancer risk
Salmonella outbreak in 31 states has suspected link to Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal
The CDC is urging people to either return or throw away any Honey Smacks cereal they have that has been recalled.
WATCH: Can Vitamin D help prevent colon cancer?
Nutritionist Maya Feller discusses what to know about a new study that suggests Vitamin D can help lower the risk of colon cancer.