The director of the Breast Imaging and Interventional Center at the George Washington Medical Faculty Associates is a breast cancer survivor. She says getting a mammogram and early diagnosis can save a life.
UK scientists make noses, ears and other body parts in lab, widespread use still years away
MedStar Montgomery Medical Center has joined forces with a Bethesda nonprofit to offer cancer support groups and yoga onsite, part of an effort to meet new accreditation standards for hospitals offering cancer treatments.
Virginia historic marker to rise Saturday in honor of Richmond's Civil War hospitals
Congressional Republicans seek more coverage choices under health care law they want to repeal
From cost and coverage to finding a free bed, heroin addicts face barriers to treatment
Nobody likes getting stung by a bee, but a graduate student has rated the most painful places to get stung, after subjecting himself to hundreds of stings.
Obama, VFW commander discuss Fort Hood, mental health and veterans' aid in White House meeting
Fast facts about some obstacles to heroin sobriety
HEALTHBEAT: Disease detectives try genome sequencing to outsmart foodborne disease outbreaks
Arkansas AG asks state Supreme Court to reconsider its tossing of $1.2B Johnson & Johnson fine
Lawmakers reach medical marijuana compromise, allowing 15 grower licenses in first 2 years
Dr. Frank Jobe, who pioneered Tommy John surgery, celebrated at Dodger Stadium memorial
Chili's cancels fundraising for autism group after backlash over its vaccination stance
Engineer in deadly NY train derailment had sleeping disorder, told investigators he felt dazed
Sebelius at conference: Health is 'great global connector,' nations cannot ignore disease
Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe signs mental health bill, prompted by suicide of state senator's son
6-month-old Oklahoma City Zoo giraffe to undergo surgery to correct terminal birth defect
Guinea: Airport passengers screened for Ebola as French doctors oversee boarding procedures
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