Nov 7, 2013 The FDA says trans fat is officially bad, and that poses a challenge to makers of processed foods that still depend on them.
Oct 25, 2013 Painkillers are some of the most abused drugs on the market. The FDA has been looking for ways to stem that abuse.
Oct 18, 2013 Employers are rolling out benefit programs that create financial incentives for healthier habits. But does it work?
Dec 6, 2013 Shedding those holiday pounds can be tough, but maybe a financial incentive can give you that extra push.
Kate Archer Kent
Sep 30, 2013 Even though they are not proven to be more effective than traditional treatment methods, more than a dozen proton beam therapy centers are under construction across the country, including one in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Sep 25, 2013 Dr. Jeffrey Brenner, was named one of the prestigious MacArthur Foundation 'genius grant' winners today. He organized a system in Camden, the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, that tracks down the poorest patients who need care.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 25, 2013 Starting next week, federally run exchanges set up under the Affordable Care Act will officially roll out in 36 states. And we now have our first detailed look at the prices.
Sep 19, 2013 The tech giant aims to study the biology behind the process of aging.
Sep 19, 2013 The nation's first inpatient treatment center for Internet addiction opens in Pennsylvania.
Sep 9, 2013 Jack Andraka is just a teenager. But he's already made revolutionary innovations in cancer detection.