Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:00:43 GMT
An in-depth look at the patients in the current Ebola epidemic provides some important clues about how the virus kills. Hint: It's not bleeding.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:39:11 GMT
Some aid organizations say people are more hesitant to sign up.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:13:09 GMT
With more women and youth joining the 40 million Americans who enjoy gun sports, experts say the use of lead ammunition can pose deadly risks.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:11:29 GMT
A Dallas nurse who recovered from Ebola will soon be reunited with her dog, which has been sequestered since his owner became ill.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:52:28 GMT
Away from the campaign, the critics and the cancer, the love story of Brittany Maynard and Dan Diaz seems only to blaze more brightly as her final day looms.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:46:52 GMT
Baby-food maker Gerber is being accused by the government of claiming falsely that its Good Start Gentle formula can prevent or reduce allergies in children.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:38:25 GMT
More than 2,000 male breast cancer cases have been tallied in the U.S. so far this year. What can men do to keep themselves healthy? Dawne Gee reports.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:24:11 GMT
U.S. Ambassador Power praised “brave and altruistic” health workers, and said those returning from West Africa must follow "the strictest protocols."






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:56:04 GMT
Speaking to WSCH-TV, Maine Governor Paul LePage says Kaci Hickox is free to come out of her home, but that he doesn't want anyone to get within three feet of her, citing possible infection concerns.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:23:25 GMT
A class called “Alone Together: Finding Intimacy in the Age of Facebook” aims to explore the effects of social media — sometimes by giving it up.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:33:04 GMT
Scott Panetti's lawyers say he's so mentally ill he thinks the devil is making the state put him to death.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:54:34 GMT
Most of the monitored came from West Africa on Oct. 11 or later. The list also includes hospital staff caring for Ebola patient Dr. Craig Spencer.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:23:43 GMT
For the most part, Kate Snow says her kids have not been worried at all. But the question comes up every few days: “Mommy — you’re OK, right?”






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:33:28 GMT
Brittany Maynard is leaving her exit door open just a crack, allowing that she may live beyond Saturday, she said in a video released Wednesday night.






Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:28:11 GMT
Nurse Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend Ted Wilbur take a bike ride, telling reporters it's "something my partner and I like to do."
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:28:11 GMT
Nurse Kari Hickox and her boyfriend Ted Wilbur take a bike ride, telling reporters it's "something my partner and I like to do."






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:33:07 GMT
A series of DNA studies have found dozens of new genetic mutations that may cause autism as well as autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis.






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:14:19 GMT
Close to 50 volunteers have come back safe and well from the Ebola hot zone in West Africa, aid agencies tell NBC News






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:09:20 GMT
A new study reports an uptick in skin cancer rates among young people and that increased access to indoor tanning beds may be a factor. NBC's Erika Andrews has more.






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:28:19 GMT
On Wednesday afternoon, President Obama delivered remarks at a White House event with American health care workers fighting Ebola.






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:11:29 GMT
Powerful essay on one runner’s path to the NYC marathon this weekend






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:06:02 GMT
Twelve percent of the nation’s top colleges and universities have tanning beds on campus, according to a new report.






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:39:39 GMT
On Wednesday afternoon, the President will deliver remarks at a White House event with American health care workers fighting Ebola.






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:23:59 GMT
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first vaccine against meningitis B Wednesday.






Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:11:42 GMT
Scientists have grown miniature stomachs in a lab dish using stem cells, and are already using them to study stomach cancer.