Health in Bronx, NY

Wearing shorts through the winter has become a trend among young boys and teenage boys. Want to know why? We explain.

Your central nervous system consists of your brain and your spinal cord, while your peripheral nervous system connects these to the rest of your body. Peripheral neuropathy occurs when your peripheral nervous system malfunctions, causing weakness, numbness, feelings of "pins and needles,"

That persistent tickle in your throat doesn't usually mean you're still sick. Here’s why cold symptoms can stick around after our bodies have fought off the illness.

Onset diabetes linked to increased hospitalization for mental illness.

As the United States battles an epidemic of opioid abuse, people living in rural areas have nearly two times the odds of being prescribed the painkillers when compared to their urban peers.

Sonia described Brain Management Training as a "fantastic journey." She not only strengthened her physical and energy bodies, but she had deep spiritual mome...

Pratt & Whitney has put $85 million into its Singapore maintenance facility that services the PW1000 engine. This month, the engine received its European Aviation Safety Agency and Singapore certification.

Explore these employer health care benefits that you should be taking advantage of right now. Learn about preventive care services and employee wellness programs that may be available to you. Visit Anthem.com today.

Becker's Healthcare named the following organizations to the 2018 edition of its list '100 hospitals and health systems with great neurosurgery and spine programs. '

Too much salt can increase your risk of a common heart arrhythmia.

Many doctors may worry about giving their hospital patients a flu shot, but a new study suggests they can relax.

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Lab results show improved biomarkers and reflex tests confirm less insomnia after acupuncture.

HIV/AIDS has been around since the 80s. At the beginning of the AIDS crisis, there was a lot of myths concerning the disease and its modes of transmission. Today things have changed. While people still can be stigmatized regarding the disease, it has become more acceptable as people have gained knowledge about through the experience …

NEW YORK—Oculogica Inc., which develops algorithm-based neuro-diagnostic tools, said last week the FDA granted its De Novo request for the commercialization of EyeBox, the first non-invasive, baseline-free tool to aid in the diagnosis of concussion, according to the company’s announcement. FDA issued the approval Dec. 28, the announcement stated. Oculogica plans to market the device for use in pediatrics ages 5 and older, and adults up…