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Despite Health Law, Many People May Be Left Underinsured

People with chronic conditions will be better protected from crippling medical bills starting in January, as the health law’s coverage […]

Was 2013 Really The Year Of The Paleo Diet?

Google Trends has released its annual Zeitgeist list so that we can mull over the burning questions of the day. […]

Feds Drop Mandate For People Whose Insurance Was Canceled

Only hours before the deadline to sign up for health insurance that will begin Jan. 1, the Obama administration has […]

Trouble In Paradise: Chikungunya Outbreak Grows In Caribbean

If you’re lucky enough to be heading down to the Caribbean this winter for snorkeling, daiquiris and a kick of […]

An Apple A Day Keeps The Doctor Away, And Statins Do, Too

We’re all supposed to be eating right, but most of us are not doing a very good job of that. […]

Before The Prescription, Ask About Your Doctor’s Finances

Last month, the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology issued new guidelines that could double the number […]

A Nasty Fever Called Chikungunya Hits Close To Home

Well, look what showed up on our doorstep. The Western Hemisphere has an unwelcome visitor: a painful tropical illness called […]

Global Malaria Deaths Hit A New Low

The death rate from malaria dropped by 45 percent globally between 2000 and 2012, the World Health Organization reported Wednesday. […]

Microsoft Not Developing A Bra To Stop Overeating, After All

The new reality with the light-speed pace of online news sharing is that news doesn’t have to be true for […]

23andMe Bows To FDA’s Demands, Drops Health Claims

The maker of a $99 personal genome test blinked. Silicon Valley’s 23andMe said late Thursday that it would comply with […]

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