The detached dad, turning up his nose at diapering and too busy to bathe, dress and play with his kids, is mostly a myth, a big government survey suggests. Most American fathers say they are heavily involved in hands-on parenting, the researchers found.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning that a stimulant used in treatments for the childhood condition attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder can trigger painful, long-lasting erections in rare cases.
The Food and Drug Administration says there is no evidence that antibacterial chemicals used in liquid soaps and washes help prevent the spread of germs, and there is some evidence they may pose health risks.
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife Ashton take time every Tuesday to walk the halls of Seattle Children's Hospital to bring smiles to patients, their families, and staff members alike.
Okay, grab the tissue box. To help support his wife during her fight with breast cancer a man has traveled the world in a pink tutu taking ridiculous - and yet beautiful - photos to keep her spirits up.
Survival rates for women with breast cancer are encouraging, but for men the statistics are bleak. Research shows men are typically diagnosed later stage than women, and their mortality rates are 25 percent higher.
With high morbidity rates and far fewer cases than breast cancer, ovarian cancer has inspired few public conversations and little awareness. Meanwhile, 14,000 women who never imagined they would get ovarian cancer will die this year.
In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients' blood cells into soldiers that seek and destroy cancer.