NBC News Chief Medical Editor
NBC’s Chief Science & Health Correspondent answers your health questions.
In the United States, 1 in 3 people will have Type 2 diabetes by 2050 if current trends continue, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Some patients wonder how, 60 years into the game, the science of the hormone estrogen can still be at an elementary stage.
Eating a high-fat diet during pregnancy can increase the risk of cancer in future children and grandchildren — even if they eat well — a new study suggests. Full story
Survivors of Monday’s devastating tornado in Oklahoma are coming to grips with their post-storm realities, and there’s one person who knows all too well what they are feeling. Indiana mother Stephanie Decker lost both legs in a 2012 tornado and she says they will recover.
Cub Scout Pack 215 in rural Arkansas is waiting for a vote that could mean big changes for their tiny outfit: whether or not the Boy Scouts end a policy banning gay Scouts
Older Americans make up a significant chunk of students who have headed into the classroom in recent years, and are now heading out into the job market in the hopes that their degrees will help them land a job in the improving economy.
VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) - Tiger Woods says the "fried chicken'' comment from Sergio Garcia was hurtful and inappropriate. Two weeks after they verbally sparred at The Players Championship, Woods say it's time to move on.
Back in 2006, she went on "American Idol" and came in sixth place. Tuesday night, she won "Dancing With the Stars" -- on another stage in the same building as the "Idol" studio.
On Tuesday at the company's campus in Redmond, Wash., Microsoft unveiled the new Xbox One console, an "all-in-one system" with controller and new Kinect sensor array.