Could an Apple a Day Help Keep the Pharmacist Away?

Study finds no effect on doctor visits, but a slight decrease in need for prescription meds


Fecal Transplant Treats Serious, Recurrent Intestinal Infection

Experimental procedure helps people with C. difficile, small study shows


Health Highlights: March 30, 2015
  • GNC to Boost Testing of Herbal Supplements

  • Ebola Survivors Told to Practice Safe Sex


Health Tip: Are Wisdom Teeth Causing Problems?

Signs you should have them removed


Health Tip: Develop Healthy Habits for Contact Lenses

Wash hands before handling your lenses


Milliliter-Only Dosing Recommended for Kids' Meds

Using metrics, not teaspoons, reduces medication errors, American Academy of Pediatrics says


Processed Foods the Biggest Chunk of Calories in U.S. Groceries: Study

These items tend to have more fat, sugar and salt than unprocessed foods, researchers say


Spring Allergies Have Arrived

Expert offers tips to tame springtime sneezing and sniffling


U.S. Kids Getting Fewer Daily Calories From Fast Food

But one-third still eating it every day, study finds


U.S. Pediatricians Remain Opposed to Random Drug Tests in Schools

Helping students avoid substance problems is preferred approach