The White House on Friday sent Congress a request for $30 million to pay for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s efforts to help contain the Ebola outbreak in western Africa.
Just 25 years ago the obesity rate in Maryland and Virginia was around 10 percent, and in D.C. about 15 percent.
Willpower is the key to weight loss, say researchers.
The idea is to immunize everyone who comes into contact with the baby.
A new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what’s offered at school.
As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.
The lawsuit was filed Wednesday and seeks class action status on behalf of current and former soccer players who competed for teams governed by FIFA and several U.S.-based soccer organizations.
The future of preventing date rape may soon be at the tip of your finger—literally.
The Mayo Clinic is the first in the country to offer a new, at-home screening test for colon cancer.