Abuse in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood

Emotional or sexual maltreatment linked to higher odds of serious headache, study finds


ADHD May Raise Teens' Odds for Smoking, Drinking

Researchers found each additional symptom increased the risk of tobacco and alcohol use at a young age


Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk

Blood cancer arises later in about a half-percent of early stage breast cancer patients, study finds


CDC Monitors Lab Worker for Possible Ebola Exposure

Error occurred at agency lab in Atlanta during research on the dangerous virus


Coordinated Care Through 'Medical Home' Best for Chronically Ill Kids: Study

Children were less likely to need hospitalization, visit the ER, researchers report


Don't Let Burns Mar Your Holidays

Use care in the kitchen, around the tree, experts say


Expert Offers Tips for Preventing Holiday Migraines

Don't skip meals and avoid triggers such as red wine, aged cheese and chocolate


FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Drug

Saxenda cleared for use by adults who are obese or overweight and have at least one weight-related condition


Health Highlights: Dec. 24, 2014
  • Oldest American Man Dies at 110

  • George H. W. Bush Hospitalized for Shortness of Breath

  • Nearly 2 Million New Enrollees for 2015 'Obamacare' Plans


Health Tip: Coping With Heart Disease

When emotions take their toll


Health Tip: Preparing Fruit and Veggies

Make sure they're safe


Health Tip: Soothe Sore Muscles

Rest, massage and stretching can help


Health Tip: Too Much Alcohol Can Cause Problems

Raises risk of high blood pressure, heart disease


Hepatitis C Infection Isn't Related to HIV Brain Woes: Study

Mood swings, memory problems may be triggered by inflammation, researchers say


Keep Holiday Meals Festive and Safe

Experts offer advice on how to properly cook and serve fare


Make Your Home 'Kid Safe' During the Holidays

Experts warn against leaving medications, drinks, ashtrays, lamp oils, toxic plants within reach of children


Researchers Take 'First Baby Step' Toward Anti-Aging Drug

Experimental med may help immune system fight elderly related diseases


Saxenda Approved for Weight Loss

Injected medication is for people who are statistically obese


Scientists Get Closer to Producing Egg, Sperm From Stem Cells

British researchers say they've gotten embryonic stem cells to turn into precursors to reproductive cells


'Tis the Season to Overeat

Here are some holiday weight-watching tips