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For years, the author experienced bouts of pain, numbness and weakness without getting a diagnosis. Now she has one: neuralgic amyotrophy.
It can develop from insidious bleeding caused by an indirect trauma so trivial that a patient had long forgotten it.
Readers solve the case of a 64-year-old woman who suddenly began to have episodes of rapid, erratic breathing.
How well do you know this week's health news.
Can you figure out what's wrong with a 64-year-old woman who has episodes of erratic breathing?
Prenatal exposure to pollution caused by burning gasoline, diesel fuel, home heating oil and coal may damage children's brains.
Martha Rose Shulman offers some spring vegetables dishes to add color and flavor to the Passover table.
Acetaminophen (Tylenol) is widely recommended for the relief of back pain and the pain of knee and hip arthritis. But a systematic review of randomized trials has found that it works no better than a placebo.
The vast majority of clinical trials have found no evidence that fish oil supplements lower the risk of heart attack and stroke.
Dr. Richard Friedman, a professor of clinical psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College, will be responding to reader questions about depression and its risks.
Debilitating pain, internal bleeding and even infertility may result when the condition is overlooked or played down by physicians.
People under 25 are more than four times as likely as older people to use a cellphone while driving, a new study reports.
A series of studies found that the more nuts people consumed, the less likely they were to die at any given age, across classes and ethnic groups.
The action comes after the New York State attorney general’s office accused GNC and three other major retailers of selling herbal supplements that were fraudulent or contaminated with unlisted ingredients that could pose health risks to consumers.
A national push and a new guide are giving critically ill young patients a voice in end-of-life discussions.
Martha Rose Shulman offers a new simple pasta dish for spring that is packed with flavor and elegance.
Set your Passover table with these delicious dishes from Martha Rose Shulman that add color and tradition to a special meal.
Kinesiology tape is the thin, stretchy fabric in bright colors that you see athletes wearing these days. Is it better than plain, white athletic tape?
Test your knowledge of this week's health news.
A drug obtained through a clinical trial appears to have extended my life. So why do many trials fail to enroll sufficient patients?