Omega-6 fatty acid found in vegetable oils may actually boost heart disease risk, study says.
Drinking caffeine raises the risk of a baby being born small by up to 62 percent, study says.
Taylor Farms Retail Inc. is voluntarily recalling spinach sold under five brand names.
Long-term care staff who rely too much on hand sanitizer reported more outbreaks, study says.
The flu is not the only highly contagious disease raging this winter.
Those who suffer with bladder problems wait on average seven years before seeking treatment.
Cigarette smoking remains a leading cause of death in the U.S.
Next time you see a driver talking on the cell phone, you might want to change lanes.
Produce accounts for nearly half of food illnesses. Poultry accounts for the most fatalities.
ADHD is one of the most common childhood neurobehavioral disorders.
U.S. deaths from flu range from about 3,000 to about 50,000 per year.
Macular degeneration is a leading cause of blindness in older adults. Taking aspirin may bring it on.
Older people with hearing deficits are more likely to develop problems with memory.
Alcohol allows people to fall asleep quicker, but causes next day drowsiness.
The early flu season has turned severe in some parts of the country.
Americans die young and have high rates of many types of diseases and injuries.
There is a disconnect between how long people think a cough should last and how long it actually does.
Eating less sugar is linked with weight loss, according to a new study.
For its efforts to lessen smoking last year, the Obama administration is getting three D’s and an F.
A recent Consumer Reports survey asked readers to rank popular diet plans. Guess which one won.