The latest news on health
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's a growing side effect of modern medicine: A test for one condition turns up something completely unrelated. It might be a real danger, or an anxiety-provoking false alarm.
A U.S. News Twitter chat covered gluten-free diet basics – and then some.
ATLANTA (AP) — Health officials say the flu season seems to be getting off to more normal start this year.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Residents in some parts of the U.S. are signing up for health care coverage at a significantly greater rate than others through the new online insurance marketplaces now operating in every state.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Technology problems with President Barack Obama's health care website are forcing the administration to extend a federal insurance plan for some of the sickest patients by a month.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Exercise might help women beat breast cancer. Researchers found it can ease the achy joints and muscle pain that lead many patients to quit taking medicines that treat the disease and lower the risk of a recurrence.
Shoppers can make smart and safe gift purchases by looking out for common risks in toys.
Fighting the far reach of fast-food marketing.
Make classroom appearances, lower your expectations and more holiday tips.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Women at high risk of developing breast cancer because of family history or bad genes have a new option to help prevent the disease.