Wed, Nov 02, 2011 9:05 AM
Video: NBC's chief medical editor, Dr. Nancy Snyderman, looks into the increasing rate of fires in operating rooms, leading the FDA to create a surgical fire-safety initiative.
Thu, Oct 20, 2011 7:18 PM by Agence France-Presse
Women are more likely to sustain injuries in an auto accident because safety features are designed more with men in mind.
Protecting People, Products and Places
Wed, Oct 19, 2011 5:24 PM by Reuters
Consumer groups are raising eyebrows at PepsiCo, claiming they are disguising their advertising as entertainment and collecting data on teens without consent.
Thu, Oct 13, 2011 9:52 AM
Using antibiotics on farm animals creates super-bacteria resistant to drugs, making it more difficult for you and your family to recover from strep throat and other bacterial infections.
Wed, Oct 12, 2011 12:12 PM by Reuters
The stroller manufacturer has received six reports of children mouthing the detached embroidered logo from the stroller's canopy.
Mon, Oct 10, 2011 10:57 PM by Hyun Oh, Reuters
The pod, christened 'Noah' for the maker of the ark, keeps water out and its occupants afloat while protecting them from floating debris.
Fri, Oct 07, 2011 2:46 PM by Sarah F. Berkowitz
The season reaches its peak at different times in the United States.
Wed, Oct 05, 2011 6:50 PM by Jim Forsyth, Reuters
The typical reaction time without texting was 1-2 seconds, but while texting it increased to 3-4 seconds, regardless of typing or reading a text.
Wed, Oct 05, 2011 12:26 PM
Here are five books you'll want on your bookshelf before disaster strikes.
Tue, Sep 27, 2011 12:27 PM by Reuters
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigates consumer complaints about the Jeep Liberty and the Honda Odyssey.
Sat, Sep 24, 2011 8:00 PM by The Boston Globe
The Prodigy car seat features sensors and a liquid crystal display that walks you through the installation process and provides feedback.
Fri, Sep 23, 2011 11:16 AM by Layla Bellows
We take a look at cars that crash well and tread lightly on the environment.
Fri, Sep 23, 2011 1:22 AM by Roni Robbins
Know what to look for when a storm approaches and what you can do to stay safe.
Mon, Sep 19, 2011 7:27 PM by Jonathan Allen, Reuters
About 1,000 pedestrians are hospitalized each year in New York after being hit by cyclists, with more than half those collisions occurring in New York City.
Mon, Sep 19, 2011 7:50 AM by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The study can't prove that the hard times caused the increased injury rate, but the study researchers find the data troubling.