1 in 5 Younger Americans Tested for HIV

22 percent for females and 16 percent for males, CDC says

Anti-Vaccine Parents Cluster in Rich, White Areas

California research also shows high rates of medical exemptions in the same schools

Blood Thinners OK for Cancers That Spread to Brain, Study Finds

Treatment didn't cause significant increase in bleeding in head

Bullied Teens at Risk for Later Depression, Study Finds

Getting picked on at age 13 tied to raised odds of poor mental health at 18, U.K. researchers report

Chantix Study Finds Little Evidence to Support Suicidal, Criminal Warnings

But quit-smoking drug may be linked to other adverse effects

Cholesterol Drugs May Boost Outcomes After Bypass

People taking a statin had lower risk of dying in weeks after the heart surgery, researchers say

Exercise May Blunt a Woman's Risk of Lung and Breast Cancer: Studies

Experts say findings make sense, but note they are preliminary

FDA Puts Antibiotics for Food Animals Under Vet's Supervision

Rule intended to curb routine use for nonmedical purposes

Genetic Differences Seen in Younger Colon Cancer Patients

New research suggests different treatment may be warranted

Health Highlights: June 2, 2015
  • Two MERS Deaths in South Korea

  • Large Increases in Hospital Charges for Common Procedures

  • Meat With Fewer Antibiotics to be Served in U.S. Government Cafeterias

Health Highlights: June 3, 2015
  • More Than 10 Million Signed Up for Health Coverage Under Affordable Care Act

  • Groups at White House Meeting Agree to Reduce Antibiotic Use

Health Tip: Building Baby's Fine Motor Skills

Offer age-appropriate toys

Health Tip: Factors That May Lead to Weight Gain

They include access to unhealthy foods

Health Tip: Invest in Your Health

Care for yourself in mind and body

Health Tip: Sleeping With Chronic Pain

Suggestions for a more restful night

Melanoma Rates Way Up Among Young People in U.S.

Women account for two-thirds of cases, likely due to unsafe tanning, researchers say

Most Teens Seek Health Info Online: Survey

Yet parents remain adolescents' No. 1 source of information

New Drug Shows Potential for Blood Cancer

Multiple myeloma patients saw survival gains when elotuzumab was added to treatment

Office Workers, On Your Feet!

Report calls for at least 2 hours a day standing on the job

Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says

Newborn circulatory condition rate similar whether mom's depression was treated or not

Test Endurance Athletes for Heart Woes While They Exercise: Study

European researchers report detection of arrhythmias should also focus on right ventricle

Vitamin D, Calcium Don't Reduce Menopause Symptoms

Large study finds no difference between women who took supplements and those who didn't