Holder calls heroin an 'urgent public health crisis,' says law enforcement working on problem
Gallup finds US uninsured rate keeps dropping toward lowest level since 2008
You hear it all the time - people say they never suffered from allergies until they came here. But truth be known, there are no allergy-free zones.
Women focus of Virginia AIDS public health campaign
A research team has come up with a blood test that identifies those at risk of getting Alzheimer's disease within three years.
Across the state, the need for psychiatric beds is growing, and now a private mental health hospital which would provide 75 psychiatric beds has been proposed for Woodbridge.
California police chiefs and cities team up on overdue proposal to tame the Wild West of weed
Hunger strike at Tacoma immigration center enters third day as detainees protest deportations
A free one-day dental clinic in Suffolk drew 500 people seeking cleanings, fillings and other care.
Underground tests at New Mexico nuclear dump indicate no contamination in air following leak
For India's leprosy affected, stigma hinders efforts to fight the disease
Cardinal George undergoes latest round of cancer treatment; will have 3 rounds of chemotherapy
Farmers move pregnant pigs to bigger pens to sate consumers, but find change not cheap or easy
Woman believed to have suffered 1,000 stings in bee attack in Southern California
Yulia Tymoshenko starts medical treatment in Berlin; doctors to decide on back operation soon
The nation's largest association of African-American doctors is convening in Washington to discuss health issues in the black community.
Pop singer Ke$ha says she's feeling 'healthy' following rehab for eating disorder
Frank Jobe, pioneer of elbow surgery that resurrected careers of baseball pitchers, dies at 88
Hog prices head higher for fourth straight week as swine virus raises pork supply concerns