Cervical cancer vaccine deemed safe, but questions remain
August 19, 2009, 4 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
A government study deemed Gardasil safe for cervical cancer prevention, but questions remain about complications and effectiveness.
Cancer breakthrough: Drug kills stem cells that fuel tumors
August 14, 2009, 3:07 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Drug compound called salinomycin selectively targets and kills stem cells that cause tumors to grow.
Video: World's oldest man laid to rest
July 30, 2009, 4:38 p.m.
113-year-old World War I veteran was buried with full military honors.
Take a Shot of Sunshine and Call Me in the Morning
July 15, 2009, 3:09 p.m. by Plenty Magazine
Decreased sunlight in the winter could be a contributing factor to flu season.
Holy smokes! Man charged 23 quadrillion dollars for cigarettes
July 15, 2009, 1:38 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Is this the latest tax scheme to help fund renewable energy and health care?
Eat less, live longer: Monkeys show calorie restriction works
July 10, 2009, 11:44 a.m. by S.A. Rogers
A new study on rhesus monkeys suggests people could live longer and fend off disease with calorie-restricted diets.
Mosquito-borne dengue fever threat spreading across America
July 8, 2009, 1:53 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Dengue fever is a potential national public health threat that could worsen with climate change.
Video: MNN's 'Ask Vanessa' on Fox
July 2, 2009, 9:32 p.m.
MNN advice columnist Vanessa Vadim talked about the dangers of toxins in fireworks in conjunction with the July 4th holiday.