Mar 21, 2012 New numbers out today show that the soda sales slump that has been going on for years continued to speed up in 2011, with consumers buying more healthy beverages in its place.
Mar 22, 2012 Publishing in the British Medical Journal, researchers looked at four studies covering 350,000 people in Asia and the West.
Mar 13, 2012 In a national vote, the Swiss just decided against making employers give all workers an extra two weeks of paid vacation every year.
Mar 14, 2012 In this election year, commentator Emma Williams fears the health care program for seniors and the disabled will become a political football.
Mar 12, 2012 A new study that predicts that Americans could be spending $25 billion a year by the end of this decade on genetics testing. It's believed that the prospect of being able to sequence whole genomes at an affordable cost now is really a gamechanger.
Mar 2, 2012 When you're in pain and in need of treatment, it's hard to pay really close attention to your health care choices. Commentator Renee Lux describes how treating her stiff neck led to a huge hike in her insurance costs.
Mar 12, 2012 Commentator Mark Bittman argues we should regulate sugar like we do cigarettes.
Feb 20, 2012 The Medical College Admission Test will require aspiring doctors to understand people as well as science.
Feb 15, 2012 New research shows that work 100+ hours a week as an investment banker -- or a lawyer or software engineer -- can be a big hazard.