As U.S. Economy Worsened, Vasectomy Rates Rose, Study Finds

National data shows a 28 percent rise in men opting for the procedure


Circumcision Past Newborn Stage Poses Risk for Boys, Study Finds

Delaying procedure also linked with higher costs, experts say


'Desensitized' Parents Let Kids Watch More Movie Violence, Sex

Study found that as parents viewed more of it themselves, they became more lax about how much kids could see


Dozens in Dallas Said to Be Free of Ebola Risk

While U.S. prepares tighter infection controls for Ebola patients


Ebola or Not? Rapid Test for the Virus Not Here Yet

With flu season approaching, finding an accurate, speedy screening method will become more important


Goodbye to Reading Glasses?

Implantable eye device shows promise in preliminary trial, researchers say


Health Highlights: Oct. 20, 2014
  • New Fitbit Flex Debuts After Consumer Complaints About Skin Problems

  • Funding for Risky Infectious Disease Research Halted: White House


Health Tip: Listen to Your Child About Food Allergies

Things kids may say when they're having an allergic reaction


Health Tip: Trouble Sleeping During Pregnancy

Reasons include having to go more often


Scientists Grow, Implant Human Intestinal Tissue in Mice

Research may provide model to study digestive diseases, future treatments


U.S. Preparing Tighter Infection Controls for Ebola Patients: Report

Among the recommendations: full body suits so no skin is showing