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Researchers went way beyond obesity rates when they sized up residents across the U.S.
Forty to 60 percent of sampled surfaces in an office were covered with a harmless virus in a matter of four hours, with the coffee break room the first to become contaminated.
Food workers, especially those who work with flour, have a greater risk of occupational asthma than those who work with cleaning agents or agricultural chemicals, study finds.
Depending on how much time you spend inside, that cool blast of air can leave you dried out.
From the questions you need to ask, to the things to look for on-site, here's how to find a nursing home to care for your loved ones.
When there’s no take back program for unneeded or expired medications, the Pill Terminator makes them unpalatable to people and animals.
About 100 researchers, health workers and activists who died on the Malaysia Air flight were en route to a global AIDS conference in Australia.
Doctors have already written more than 500 nature prescriptions over the last several months to encourage their patients to get outdoors.
It's hard to think there's a positive side to cat dander and mouse and cockroach droppings, but there may be one.
Chilean soccer fans are urged to do the unthinkable and kindly step away from their grills due to worsening air quality levels in Santiago.
Cleaning your mattress will eliminate dead skin cells and mites, of course, but it might also improve the quality of your sleep.
Their work reveals genetic clues about the insects' behavior, making it possible to target specific attributes.
While the FDA takes its sweet time investigating the effectiveness — and potential dangers — of triclosan, Minnesota goes ahead and bans the controversial chemical.
A new report from the American Lung Association finds that nearly 148 million Americans breathe unhealthy air.
New regulations mark the first significant changes in policy on coal dust since 1969.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.