Administration Offers New Rules for Religious Objections to Health Care Law

Employees of companies opposed to contraception coverage would get products through a 3rd party


College Prep 101

Expert offers tips on how to help students adjust to life on their own for the first time


Cosmetic Eye Procedure May Ease Migraines, Small Study Says

Eyelid surgery may help treat severe headaches, but not everyone's convinced


Counseling Does Little to Deter Youth Drinking, Review Finds

Technique commonly used for problem drinkers only lowered consumption slightly, didn't change behaviors


Food Allergies More Common Among Inner City Kids, Study Finds

10 percent of children tracked had allergy to peanuts, eggs or milk


Getting Back to School Sleep Schedules

Expert offers advice on how to help kids adjust to earlier bedtimes


Health Highlights: Aug. 22, 2014
  • Two New 'Secondary Infection' Ebola Cases in Nigeria

  • Fast Food 'Happy Meals' Should be Healthier: NYC City Councilor

  • Ice Bucket Challenge Has Raised $41 Million for ALS Research


Health Tip: Healthy Grilling Options

Choose from a variety of meats, veggies and fruit


Health Tip: Incorporating Flexibility Training

Stretching, for example, can help improve range of motion


Low-Nicotine Cigarettes May Not Lead to More Smoking

Concerns about inhaling more toxic chemicals weren't borne out in study


Many Americans Harbor Unfounded Fears About Ebola Outbreak: Survey

Misconceptions surround how the virus is transmitted, likelihood of disease spreading in United States


Many U.S. Workers on Disability Use Narcotic Painkillers, Study Finds

Experts worry about addiction, drug misuse


Neutering Project Curbed Feral Cat Population

Rates of impoundment, euthanasia dropped dramatically in targeted area, study says


One Part of the Brain Doesn't Age, Study Suggests

Spatial attention skills don't seem to decline over time


Read Food Labels to Combat Childhood Obesity

Dietitian shares shopping guidelines


Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says

Parents can help their children handle the sting of getting vaccinated


With Kids in School, Parents Can Work Out

Include exercise in your weekly calendar of commitments, fitness expert says