Phone-in-cheek: Spike seen in cellphone-linked face injuries

Phone-in-cheek: Spike seen in cellphone-linked face injuries

Researchers say careless cellphone use can lead to facial cuts, bruises and fractures.

US report: Prescription drug prices down slightly last year

US report: Prescription drug prices down slightly last year

A government report says prices for prescription drugs edged down 1% last year, driven by declines for generics and slow growth for brand-name medications.

Once-a-month birth control pill? Experiment works in animals

Once-a-month birth control pill? Experiment works in animals

Birth control pills work great if women remember to take them every day but missing doses can mean a surprise pregnancy.

Experts split sharply over experimental Alzheimer’s drug

Experts split sharply over experimental Alzheimer’s drug

A company that claims it has the first drug to slow mental decline from Alzheimer's disease made its case to scientists Thursday, disclosing more results to help explain why one study of it succeeded and another failed.

Pelosi sets Medicare showdown on drug costs and new benefits

Pelosi sets Medicare showdown on drug costs and new benefits

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is setting a showdown vote next week on her bill empowering Medicare to negotiate prices for costly prescription drugs.

Vaccine group announces creation of Ebola vaccine stockpile

Vaccine group announces creation of Ebola vaccine stockpile

The vaccine alliance GAVI announced it would invest $178 million to create a global stockpile of about 500,000 Ebola vaccines, in a move health officials say could help prevent future outbreaks from spiraling out of control.

Vaping-related illness reported in Trumbull County

Vaping-related illness reported in Trumbull County

The Ohio Department of Health is now investigating three reports of vaping-related illnesses in the Mahoning Valley.

Liberty, Niles schools selling shirts to raise money for student battling kidney failure

Liberty, Niles schools selling shirts to raise money for student battling kidney failure

Prior to the game, students will be selling 'Zak Strong' t-shirts before the game for $5.

Minnesota sues e-cigarette maker Juul over youth vaping rise

Minnesota sues e-cigarette maker Juul over youth vaping rise

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is suing Juul Labs.

Akron Children's Hospital unveils new behavioral health center

Akron Children's Hospital unveils new behavioral health center

The newly renovated building will provide behavioral health services for children, adolescents and teens in the area.