Updated: 03/05/2013 - Plastic surgery, whether it is the desire to look younger or to repair damage caused by an injury or illness, is one of the most popular among the medical practices.
Updated: 03/05/2013 - Do you know your LDL? It's the bad cholesterol in our bodies and the American Heart Association says keeping it under 100 is best to avoid heart attacks and strokes, but for some people no matter what they do their numbers skyrocket.
Updated: 03/01/2013 - The numbers are sky-rocketing. There were more than 300,000 total hip replacements in 2010, that's up 135,000 compared to just 10 years earlier.
Updated: 02/28/2013 - It spreads rapidly and virtually everyone will get it at least once in their lifetime.
Updated: 02/27/2013 - Did you know melanoma can affect the eyes? In fact, it's the most common and most dangerous form of eye cancer in adults. Half the time it spreads and if that happens it's almost 100-percent fatal.
Updated: 02/26/2013 - They protect us and our families from the flu, mumps, measles, and many other diseases, but figuring out a vaccine to protect against HIV is still a mystery.
Updated: 02/22/2013 - For years surgery and radiation therapy have been the most common treatments for those diagnosed with early stage prostate cancer, but for many patients that doesn't work because the cancer has spread. Now an innovative therapy could give men new hope.
Updated: 02/21/2013 - The statistics are shocking. One out of 88 children born today will be diagnosed with autism by the time they are eight years old.
Updated: 02/20/2013 - For decades, it's been prescribed to help women fight breast cancer from coming back. Now a new study shows staying on the drug longer may not have the effects doctors once believed.
Updated: 02/19/2013 - Marijuana, pain-killers, and cocaine are just a few of the drugs people think they can use without becoming an addict. But even without an official diagnosis, the drugs can have a big impact on users' lives.
Updated: 02/15/2013 - For many, they're a cosmetic concern. For others, they can lead to dangerous health issues like circulatory problems, blood clots, and ulcers.
Updated: 02/13/2013 - From burns to bullets to bomb blasts, thousands of U.S. troops have come back from Iraq and Afghanistan after being hurt while serving their country.