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App Shows What 200 Calories of Holiday Treats Look Like
Find out how much mulled wine equals 200 calories.
Caramel Apples Linked to 4 Deaths In Multi-State Listeria Outbreak
Twenty-eight people have become ill in 10 states.
Conjoined Twin Babies Undergo First Step Toward Separation
Knatalye and Adeline Mata underwent a 5-hour skin-stretching surgery.
The Science Behind Doing New Year's Resolutions Right
Make your goals stick past Jan. 2 with these psychological tactics.
School Takes Away Blind Child's Cane as Punishment
Kansas City boy born with no eyes sent home from school without cane.
How Lifesaving Medical Devices Are Being Used Incorrectly
Many patients misuse lifesaving inhalers and EpiPens, researchers find.
Spa 'Makeover' Lifts This 4-Year-Old Cancer Patient
Girl gets full "red carpet" treatment that she wants every day.
Obesity Could Be a Disability, Court Rules
Ruling counters obesity discrimination, experts say.
Biggest Medical Miracles of 2014
There were some stunning medical moments this year.
Pup Tries Out New 3-D-Printed Paws
"He was so happy,” owner says of dog's reaction to prosthetic paws and legs.
Why You're Doing the Paleo Diet All Wrong
Don't assume Grok, Thor and Dorn knew more about nutrition than you do.
Pharmacists Charged in 2012 Fungal Meningitis Outbreak
NECC owner, pharmacists charged in outbreak that killed 64, sickened 687 others.
Watch: How One Family Is Dealing With Ebola
In rural villages, distance and distrust are keeping people away.
Girl's Mysterious Sign Showing She May Not Be Brain Dead
The way Jahi McMath's mom takes care of her will warm your heart.
What Finally Cured a Woman's 18-Year Stuffy Nose
Nadia Campbell's sinusitis was finally diagnosed at Loyola University Hospital.
More Teens Using E-Cigarettes Than Tobacco, Survey Finds
Researchers are concerned over rise in use of the unregulated products.
Dr. Besser's Look at Life Inside the Hot Zone
Dr. Richard Besser reports on the growing outbreak from Monrovia, Liberia.
Holiday Health Hazards to Avoid
Sorry to be a Grinch, but you might want to read this.
Bad Habits That Bloat You
Beat the bloat by avoiding these 11 things.
The Scientific Reason You Should Spend More Time Cuddling
Learn about the stress-busting powers of hugs.
Meet the Window Washers That Transform Into Superheroes for Sick Kids
This rappelling trio brightens the day for pediatric hospital patients.
Twinless Twins Grieve Together
People whose twin has died have found one another on Facebook.
How Scientists and Doctors Use Baby-Friendly Tricks to Study Infants
The high- and low-tech ways scientists get babies to be happy test subjects.
8 Surprising Effects of Obesity
The extra weight ups the risk of common cancers, a new study found.
Blogs
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Videos
Mansplainer Series: History of the Tampon
Believe it or not, tampons have been around for thousands of years! From ancient Egypt to depression-era Denver, Colorado,...
Arrests Made in 2012 Fungal Meningitis Outbreak
Two pharmacists are charged with 25 deaths in 7 states after 2012 outbreak of fungal meningitis from contaminated steroids.
Pharmacists Arrested, Charged With Murder
Two Massachusetts pharmacists are charged with second-degree murder in connection with a fungal meningitis outbreak tied to...
Teen Girl Remains on Life Support One Year Later
Jahi McMath is still hooked to life support machines one year after being declared brain dead.