Kicking the Habit: Adult Smoking Rate in U.S. Is Falling FastThe nation seems to be kicking its smoking habit faster than ever before.
Monkey Bars Alert: Playground Concussions Are on the RisePlayground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.
Parents are Willing to Pay for a Good Night’s SleepMay is National Better Sleep Month, and parents of young children know all too well about needing more shut-eye.
Does More Sex Lead to More Happiness?A new study examines the association between sexual frequency and well-being in relationships.
Richest Live Longer But Gap Not as Dismal in Some U.S. CitiesYour income and where you live help determine life expectancy, according to the research.
Peanuts for Babies? Studies Back Allergy-Preventing StrategyFeeding babies peanuts or other allergy-inducing foods is likely to protect them.
Zika Infections Confirmed in 9 Pregnant Women in U.S.Zika has been confirmed in nine pregnant women in the U.S., including one who gave birth to a baby with a rare birth defect.
What Foods Weight-Loss Success Stories Have in CommonWhat eating habits do successful dieters have in common?
Study: More Kids Being Diagnosed With ADHDThe number of children being diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is on the rise, according to a new study.
Johns Hopkins To Start Penis Transplants For Wounded VeteransVeterans who suffered severe damage to their genitals during war will soon be able to undergo a penis transplant.
Report: Grocery Chains Leave 'Food Deserts' BarrenAs part of Michelle Obama's healthy eating initiative, a group of major food retailers promised in 2011 to open or expand 1,500 grocery or convenience stores in and around neighborhoods with no supermarkets by 2016.
Expert: 'Upsurge In Frequency Of Mass Shootings Can Definitely Have Impact On American Psyche'Gun violence has taken center stage in America once again following the deadly shootings at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and at a company holiday party in San Bernardino, California.