Epigastric pain is felt in the upper abdomen, below the ribcage but above the intestines. Learn about the possible causes, including GERD and indigestion.
Researchers have found that a gene they call THOR produces a long, non-coding RNA that has a role in cancer, and whose silencing stops tumor growth.
Flying is by far one of the most common means of transportation in today's world, but fear of flying is also widespread. So how can we overcome it?
Researchers suggest that a rare gene mutation that causes insensitivity to pain could be utilized to uncover new treatments for chronic pain.
Learn all about the four types of fat-soluble vitamins: A, D, E, and K. We look at dietary sources of each and their role within the body.
An accomplished British surgeon has admitted branding two of his patients' livers with his initials. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Nutritionist Lisa Drayer shows simple suggestions to cut sugar, fat, and calories from baked goods but still keep them tasty. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Two separate substances, two separate approaches: The World Health Organization endorsed a gentle view of cannabidiol this week while issuing its sternest warning yet against synthetic opioid carfentanil. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
A gene-therapy trial by London researchers has seen remarkable success in finding a long-term cure for hemophilia A. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
AR-15 style rifles have been used in some of the most notorious mass killings in recent history: Aurora, Vegas, Texas, San Bernardino. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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