Mon, Aug 16, 2010 9:09 PM by Katherine Butler
New Massachusetts program promotes 'prescription produce' to fight childhood obesity.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 6:38 PM by Agence France-Presse
More than 130 studies have linked even low levels of BPA to serious health problems, including breast cancer, obesity and the early onset of puberty.
Coca-Cola : Coming Together
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 12:12 PM
Video: Michelle Philpots, 47, suffers from a condition known as anterograde amnesia, which has stripped her of her short-term memory and made every day a rehash of 1994.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 11:01 AM by Julie Steenhuysen, Reuters
Prior spills have shown that oil and chemicals can affect the lungs, kidneys and liver, and mental strain can cause anxiety, depression and PTSD.
Mon, Aug 16, 2010 9:34 AM by Agence France-Presse
Up to 3.5 million children are at risk from waterborne diseases, and the country could face thousands of cholera cases.
Sun, Aug 15, 2010 11:57 AM by Agence France-Presse
The vividly colored corals are difficult to find and in high demand for studies of cancer cells.
Sat, Aug 14, 2010 12:23 PM by Katherine Butler
Much-maligned animals can diagnose tuberculosis better than people can.
Fri, Aug 13, 2010 4:48 PM by WomansDay.com
Discover surprising facts about this essential oral health-care item.
Thu, Aug 12, 2010 4:32 PM by Steve LeBlanc, AP
It's not the first story about a seed sprouting in a lung. In 2009, a Russian surgeon said he found a tiny fir tree in someone's lung.
Thu, Aug 12, 2010 3:23 PM by Siel Ju
Residents of Southern California city Baldwin Park are encouraged to get up and walk a few steps before indulging in greasy fast food.
Thu, Aug 12, 2010 5:57 AM by Maria Cheng, AP
The gel, named Nexagon, works by interrupting how cells communicate and prevents the production of a protein that blocks healing.
Wed, Aug 11, 2010 7:07 PM by Siel Ju
A Google map lets you spot some of the scariest U.S. doctors. Only 17 doctors are on the map so far, but their stories are fascinating.
Wed, Aug 11, 2010 5:40 PM by Siel Ju
Beware the bouncy house! An unacceptably high amount of lead has been found on these fun play structures, prompting the California attorney general to sue.
Wed, Aug 11, 2010 5:26 PM by Scott Malone, Reuters
Mobile clinics are largely nonprofit and most provide general preventive medical care -- enough to keep some patients of the emergency room.
Wed, Aug 11, 2010 10:52 AM by Jason Straziuso, AP
Three veterans from three different wars reached the top of Africa's highest mountain after six days of climbing.