By Matthew Mientka | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 14:25
Though the overall smoking rate continues to fall, American adolescents and young adults are substituting cigarettes for cigars.
By Dana Dovey | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 12:50
Social media is highly successful with helping researchers find clinical trial patients for rare diseases.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 14:38
Ten methods of contraception provide a 95 percent or greater effectiveness rate, according to Find the Best, which highlights Implanon as among the most effective and spermicides as least effective.
By Justin Caba | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:45
Rather than spend well over $100 on running shoes, here are our top five most affordable picks for under $80.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 10:11
The number of calls to poison centers reporting exposure to liquid nicotine from e-cigarettes rose over the past few years with more than half involving children under the age of 5.
By Chris Weller | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:00
The CDC and Google Flu Trends aren't the only ones capable of tracking the flu. Enter Wikipedia.
By Chris Weller | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:53
Weight loss surgery is a liberating experience for many, but there are a few negative side effects to consider beforehand.
By Matthew Mientka | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:55
A new study from the Harvard School of Public Health shows that boys and girls who conform most to "gender norms" also are most likely to engage in behaviors putting them at risk for cancer, such as smoking cigars or using tanning salons.
By Chris Weller | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:39
Pro wrestling claims to be the strongest and toughest entertainment out there, even though it employs some of the weakest men in sport.
By Matthew Mientka | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 18:30
A new study from the United Kingdom suggests that an overall 15 percent drop in dietary salt consumption might be responsible for a 42 percent drop in deaths from stroke and coronary heart disease.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 17:53
Out of 25 pediatric medical devices, only three were approved by the FDA for patients under the age of 18.
By John Ericson | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 17:07
A New Jersey woman is suing Janssen Research & Development over the blood thinning drug Xarelto, which she says killed her aunt.
By Matthew Mientka | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 16:46
The world's best dermatologist — Dr. Zizmor of vintage advertising fame — has been ravaged by time.