Strokes on the decline in men but not in women, study finds
The good news is that we are seeing fewer strokes affecting the United States population in the past two decades. But a new report suggests that the stroke rate in men, not women, is declining faster. Stroke has dropped to the fifth leading cause of death among men but remains the fourth leading
Explaining the medicine behind John McCain's surgery
The Republican push for a vote on a replacement health care plan has been delayed once again, this time because a key vote in the Senate is missing. Sen. John McCain , R-Ariz., underwent surgery last week to remove a blood clot from above his left eye. The Senator’s office released a statement on
Sleep apnea ruled as a cause of Carrie Fisher's death
Carrie Fisher, known to many as Princess Leia in "Star Wars," suffered a massive heart attack last year; newly released coroner's report also blames the often-undetected condition of sleep apnea.
Experts warn parents about recent uptick in youth baseball injuries
As Little League season gets underway, experts are warning parents about a recent uptick in baseball-related injuries that have been appearing in younger and younger athletes. Former Olympic softball player and current ESPN correspondent Jessica Mendoza spoke to one 13-year-old athlete and to
New report links common painkillers to increased risk of heart attacks
ABC News' Dr. Jennifer Ashton brings the latest on a new report that links painkillers such as ibuprofen to an increased risk of heart attack.
New search warrants unsealed in the investigation into the death of Prince
Documents show the pop star had narcotics disguised in aspirin bottles hidden all over his home.
3 people killed after boiler explodes inside box company
To the index of other news tonight in the deadly boiler explosion in Saint Louis three people were killed four hurt. When the boiler inside the lawyer lane box company exploded the blast watching the boiler through the roof of the company. City crashing through the roof of a nearby water business
Can birth control pills protect women from cancer?
Dr. Jen Ashton appears live on "GMA" to discuss a study on the connection between contraceptives and protecting women from certain types of cancer.
'The Walking Dead' recap: 'The Other Side'
Sunday night's episode of "The Walking Dead" shows residents of the Hilltop community preparing for battle. Sasha, meanwhile, is preparing her own mission, getting schematics of the Saviors' sanctuary as she plans to try to take out Negan. She says one final goodbye at night to Abraham's grave. The
The Legacy of Carrie Fisher as 'Star Wars' Actress, Writer
Fisher was born into Hollywood royalty, became a movie icon as Princess Leia and struggled with bipolar disorder and addiction.