Fri, Oct 01, 2010 12:59 PM by Amy Norton, Reuters
The greater proportion of high-risk cancers could not be explained away solely by later diagnoses due to a lack of screening.
Fri, Oct 01, 2010 11:42 AM by Siel Ju
New PSA compares feeding kids fast-food burgers to shooting them up with heroin. Plus, most Americans aren't eating their fruits and veggies. (Are you?)
Coca-Cola : Coming Together
Thu, Sep 30, 2010 4:21 PM by Mike Stobbe, AP
Dr. Thomas Frieden chose smoking, AIDS, obesity/nutrition, teen pregnancy, auto injuries and health care infections.
Thu, Sep 30, 2010 2:59 PM by Amy Norton, Reuters
Heavier coffee/tea consumers were one-third less likely to be diagnosed with glioma.
Wed, Sep 29, 2010 5:55 PM by Lindsey Tanner, AP
The idea is to improve patient safety and reduce medical errors caused by junior doctors working extremely long hours.
Wed, Sep 29, 2010 2:08 PM by Michael d'Estries
Famous daughter of Paul McCartney to offer up her favorite recipes in a visually pleasing collection.
Wed, Sep 29, 2010 12:24 PM by Genevra Pittman, Reuters
Innovative Laser Therapy uses low-level lasers pointed at the face, hands and wrists to relieve withdrawal symptoms and prevent cravings.
Tue, Sep 28, 2010 4:21 PM by Amy Norton, Reuters
Reasons for the higher suicide risk are unclear, but the study doesn't imply that bariatric surgery itself leads to suicide.
Tue, Sep 28, 2010 2:59 PM by LiveScience
For women facing cancer treatment, immature eggs could be frozen and then matured in the artificial ovary.
Tue, Sep 28, 2010 12:21 PM by Michael d'Estries
Actress promotes battery-powered e-cigarette as a "healthier" alternative to standard smokes.
Tue, Sep 28, 2010 11:22 AM by LiveScience
The next time you hear your doctor use a four-letter word, she may be trying to gain your trust or form a bond.
Tue, Sep 28, 2010 6:39 AM by Siel Ju
Nature photographers: Put your camera to good use and awe us all with the beauty of nature -- and win some money and fame for your efforts.
Mon, Sep 27, 2010 9:16 PM by Katherine Butler
Vampire craze has teenagers biting and sucking each other’s blood despite health risks.
Mon, Sep 27, 2010 5:44 PM by Siel Ju
Pomegranate juice doesn't prevent or cure cancer, heart disease, or erectile dysfunction, say government agencies.
Mon, Sep 27, 2010 5:29 PM by Maggie Fox, Reuters
Middle-aged people usually have a relatively low risk for suicide as they seek to support their families, but baby boomers are bucking this trend.