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Planned Parenthood, Florida reach agreement over abortions

Planned Parenthood says three of its clinics can resume performing first-trimester abortions after reaching an agreement with state health officials.

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Latest advancement in at-home heart monitoring

Also in Thursday's healthcast, researchers say Hepatitis C may be on the rise.

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Researchers study smartphone interactions with...

A recent European study found that there is a rare chance of interference between smartphones and implantable devices.

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New study shows milk chocolate may prevent cardiovascular...

Also in Thursday's Healthcast, Dr. Ari Soffer takes a look at a newly approved medication that could bring new hope for patients suffering from heart failure.

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Medication may revolutionize high cholesterol management

Some doctors say patients can profit from alternative therapies instead of statins to manage high cholesterol.

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Study finds people diet better when someone else picks...

A new study finds people lose more weight when they allow someone else to choose their diet.

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How to diet, detox safely and effectively

Health experts say it's vital to do a detox with proper supervision and to avoid potentially risky side effects.

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Lariat procedure reduces risk of clots for Atrial...

Right now, the procedure is reserved for a-fib patients who cannot tolerate blood thinners.

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FDA says people should not take aspirin to prevent heart...

The Food and Drug Administration says people should not take aspirin to prevent a first heart attack because the risks are greater than the benefits.

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Signs, causes of Morton's neuroma

Morton's neuroma is often caused by narrow shoes that cause the nerve in our toes to get pinched and swollen.

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