5.3 Million Chickens To Be Killed After Bird Flu Outbreak at Iowa Farm

Experts stress this strain poses little risk to humans

Adults With Congenital Heart Trouble Need Follow-Up, Experts Say

New American Heart Association guidelines outline health care strategies for these patients

Another Study Finds No Vaccine-Autism Link

Finding held true even for children at risk for the developmental disorder

Antibiotics May Be Overused in Many Neonatal ICUs, Study Finds

Big variation seen in prescribing rates, despite little difference in infection rates

Babies May Be More Sensitive to Pain Than Adults

Study of newborns upends some longstanding beliefs

Black Women More Likely to Have Dense Breast Tissue, Study Shows

Finding may help explain greater breast cancer risk in this population, researchers say

FDA Warns of Bogus Botox

Doctors should closely examine wrinkle-reliever packaging

For Earth Day, Turn Off the Faucet and the Ignition

Experts remind Americans to conserve their natural resources

Health Highlights: April 20, 2015
  • Dr. Oz Defends TV Show

  • WHO Acknowledges Poor Ebola Response

  • Elmo Promotes Childhood Vaccinations in New Video

  • CDC Warns Ebola Survivors About Sex

Health Highlights: April 21, 2015
  • Bill Would Require FDA to Study Ingredients in Cosmetics, Personal Care Products

  • Dr. Oz to Respond to Criticisms

Health Tip: Have a Happy Family Meal

Skip the 'clean plate club' rule

Health Tip: Live Healthier to Help Prevent Osteoporosis

Get weight-bearing exercise and increase dietary calcium

Health Tip: Manage Allergies in the Bedroom

A clean room should mean better sleep

Health Tip: Prevent Toenail Fungus

Keep feet clean and dry

Ice Cream Maker Pulls All Products After Listeria Outbreak

Blue Bell Creameries said new tests showing contamination prompted move

Immune-Focused Drugs Show Promise Against Melanoma

Keytruda, Yervoy and other medications harness immune cells to target cancers, experts say

Income May Affect Survival After Lung Cancer Surgery

Study also finds education level, hospital linked to odds of death in month after operation

Mammograms a Personal Decision for Women in Their 40s, Panel Says

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening every 2 years for all after 50

Many Smokers Try to Quit After Cancer Diagnosis

But majority don't succeed in kicking the habit, study found

Medical Groups Issue Guidelines for Treating First Seizure

Epilepsy medication recommended to help stave off second attack

More Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Facing Dangerous Complication

Diabetic ketoacidosis can prove serious; researchers point to lack of insurance leading to late diagnosis

Pets Can Spread Infections to People: Review

Vet offers tips on how to protect vulnerable household members

Some Arthritis Meds Cost Seniors Thousands Annually

Out-of-pocket expenses keep many Medicare patients from taking needed drugs, study suggests

Study Supports HPV Vaccination Guidelines

Protection may go beyond cervical infection

Swallowing Pills? Children Can Learn How

Five strategies were identified that help get the medicine down

'Tamper-Proof' Narcotic Painkiller May Be Curbing Abuse: Study

Number of prescriptions, overdoses dropped, but heroin overdoses went up

Treating Sleep Apnea May Help Those With Heart Rhythm Disorder

Researchers recommend sleep disorder screening for patients with atrial fibrillation

U.S. Breast Cancer Cases Could Rise 50 Percent by 2030

Elderly women will account for growing proportion of cases, study predicts