Headlines
The Skinny on Nestl??'s New Exercise in a Bottle Project
Burn calories without exercise? Maybe someday.
Generic Drug Price Sticker Shock Prompts Probe by Congress
The cost of some generic drugs have risen 90-fold in recent years.
Birthday Years Ending in 9 Prompt Big Life Decisions
Running your first marathon? Having an affair? Good chance you're a 9-ender.
Why Your Mom Was Wrong About Cold Weather and the Flu
Believe it or not, being cold won't make you sick.
Germy Perils of a French Kiss, Especially if You're Short
Shorter partners take on even more germs because saliva travels downward.
Take a Tour of the Eerily Beautiful 'Golden Blood' Factory
There are blood types so rare, they are only stored in a few places.
How to Shovel Snow Without Having a Heart Attack
There's more to worry about this winter than a runny nose and slippery roads.
How Men and Women Differ in Zero Gravity
NASA shows how space takes a toll on men and women differently.
Chemical in Antibacterial Soap Promoted Tumor Growth in Mice
Triclosan made liver tumors grow bigger, researchers found.
E-Smokers Rejoice Over 2014 Word of the Year
The word for e-smoking beat out "bae" and "slacktivism."
New App Shows You What 200 Calories Looks Like
See how dishearteningly small a 200 calorie portion of pie is.
Cleveland Clinic Does Its 2nd Face Transplant
Cleveland Clinic does its 2nd face transplant; male patient was badly disfigured in car crash
Lady Transforms Into Dudes for Men's Health Awareness
Even her own mother doesn't recognize her.
Ebola-Stricken Surgeon Died Despite ZMapp, Plasma Transfusion
The doctor contracted Ebola while in Africa.
Spider-Man Swings Into Birthday Party for Terminally Ill Boy
A father dressed as Spider-Man to surprise his son, 5, who has brain cancer.
Teen Helped Save Baby Who Stopped Breathing at Walmart
Abby Snodgrass performed CPR after learning procedure in health class.
5th Birthday Bittersweet for Girl Losing Ability to Speak
Saving Eliza campaign raises more than $1 million toward cure for rare disease.
Heartbreaking Video Shows Man Singing 'Blackbird' to Dying Son
Chris Picco turned to music during tragedy.
Dr. Besser's Look at Life Inside the Hot Zone
Dr. Richard Besser reports on the growing outbreak from Monrovia, Liberia.
Ways You???re Using Olive Oil Wrong
Fix your olive oil mistakes and learn how to use it correctly.
Healthy Baking Swaps You Need to Try
This isn't your mother's kitchen.
Health Risks of Staying in a Stranger's Home
Bed bugs, allergens and other hazards of staying with strangers.
5 Tricks to Burn More Calories
Tips to avoid the dreaded plateau.
5 Reasons Women Live Longer Than Men
Find out why ladies are so tough.
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
Cancer Lessons I Learned From a Fictional Teenage Boy
That love scene from "The Fault in Our Stars" is so intense.
Videos
The Truth About the Common Cold
Never mind what you think you know about colds. Dr. Timothy Johnson has the truth.
Wintry Weather and Your Heart
Drs. Timothy Johnson and Barry Franklin discuss the specific risks posed by cold temperatures.
After 2nd Ebola Death in US, Doctors Discuss Treatment
Dr. Martin Salia died just two days after arriving at the Nebraska Medical Center.
Big Brother Blows Out Candles for Sister With Fatal Disease
Eliza O'Neill was diagnosed in July 2013 with Sanfilippo syndrome.
Ebola Doctor Died Despite ZMapp, Plasma Transfusion
Dr. Martin Salia was treating patients in Sierra Leone when he contracted the virus.