Apr 10, 2013 School lunch programs with stricter nutrition standards may be helping to reduce obesity in children, especially those who receive free or reduced lunches.
Apr 5, 2013 Officials in China announced today that a sixth person has died from a new strain of bird flu. 14 people near Shanghai have been infected, and today authorities there decided to close all of the city's poultry markets.
Apr 4, 2013 A report in the latest issue of the New England Journal of Medicine says the U.S. spends more on treating dementia than any other disease including cancer and heart disease.
Apr 4, 2013 National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins says government funding is the best way to support large scientific enterprises and fundamental health advances.
Mar 12, 2013 A list for some tips and tricks to keep some processed foods to a minimum.
Feb 8, 2013 A banking analyst makes the decision to leave his job at the age of 51, two years after being diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease.
Jan 11, 2013 Clunky programs, high costs and incompatible systems are factors in failure to save billions.
Jan 7, 2013 A robust global economy spreads wealth -- and pandemics like the flu, SARS, even the plague.
Dec 6, 2012 A new study finds state governments are plugging budget gaps at the expense of tobacco prevention programs.