Don't be so fast to finish that soda. The latest report from the Framingham Heart Study found that people who frequently drink sodas and fruit juices are more likely to have a poorer memory and less brain...
Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 10:10 AM PDT
Skin Creams Sold in CA Contain Mercury: Health Dept.
Eager for a victory, the White House expressed confidence Thursday that a breakthrough on the mired Republican health care bill could emerge in the House next week. The chamber's GOP leaders, burned by a...
Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 at 01:21 PM PDT
CDC to Launch Awareness Campaign Warning of Opioid Dangers
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention plans to launch a new ad campaign to raise awareness about the dangers of opioid addiction. CDC acting director Anne Schuchat discussed the problem at the National...
Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 03:59 AM PDT
Overcoming Opioids: The Quest for Less Addictive Drugs
Tummy tucks really hurt. Doctors carve from hip to hip, slicing off skin, tightening muscles, tugging at innards. Patients often need strong painkillers for days or even weeks, but Mary Hernandez went home on...
Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 11:41 PM PDT
Mosquito Season Is Fast-Approaching; Tips on How to Protect Your Home
A much tighter sign-up deadline and coverage delays will be waiting for some health insurance customers now that President Donald Trump's administration has finished a plan designed to stabilize shaky insurance...
Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 02:06 PM PDT
Hyland's Teething Tablets Recalled Over Levels of Toxic Herb
The maker of Hyland's teething tablets has issued a recall for any remaining packages at the urging of U.S. regulators, who say the medicine has inconsistent levels of a herb that can be poisonous.