Headlines
Children's Fever: To Treat or Not To Treat
Your child's high fever may be a good thing, experts say.
Brain Waves Detect Babies' Risk of Autism
Researchers detect brain activity differences in babies at high risk for autism.
Sleep Secrets: How to Get a Good Night's Rest
Drink warm milk, not alchohol; keep a sleep diary.
Zinc Gets Boost: Cure for the Common Cold?
Researchers suggest zinc can fight the common cold, but experts urge caution.
Finger Test to Help Diagnose ADHD
"Mirror" movements in fingers could help diagnose disorder, researchers say.
Energy Drinks: A Risk For Your Children?
A new report warns that caffeine-containing energy drinks carry health risks.
Toddler Poisoned by Prescriptions
Prescription bottles not child-proof.
New Cholesterol Buster's Dramatic Results
A new drug notably increased good cholesterol and cut the bad nearly in half.
A Cold Cap Could Slow Hair Loss From Chemo
Cold cap therapy could help women undergoing chemotherapy save hair.
Women & Heart Health: What You Need to Know
Learn about risk factors for heart disease, what questions to ask your doctor and steps to take.
Rice Cereal Controversy: Does It Make Kids Fat?
Pediatrician is on a mission to eliminate white rice cereal from babies' diets.
America's Health: Check-Up Checklist
Print out the test chart and bring it with you to your next appointment.
Whooping Cough Coming Back
Baby dies after persisting cough; many experts urge whooping cough vaccination.
Teens Get High with One Household Huff
More pre-teens using household inhalants to get high, according to survey
Tired? You Might Want to Talk to Your Doctor
Dr. Mehmet Oz says exhaustion could be a symptom of a medical condition.
Summer Sun Safety Tips
Find out the best new ways to avoid sunburns and skin cancer.
'Eat & Beat Diabetes': Tips for Healthy Eating
New book offers diabetes-friendly recipes and tips for staying fit.
The Hidden Causes of Back Pain
Pain is often brought on by poor posture and everyday tasks and activities.
Trivia: Prevent Heat Stroke in Teens
Avoid heat-related illness in student athletes.
Dr. Besser: Keep Kids' Cholesterol in Check
Check out Dr. Richard Besser's tips that could help protect your children.
Healthy Summer: What's in Your First Aid Kit?
Enhance your first aid kit to treat summer's health hazards.
Fish Oil and Cancer: Get Omega-3
Study: 32 percent lower risk for women who regularly use fish oil supplements.
FDA: Aphrodisiac Coffee Potentially Deadly
Aphrodisiac coffee has Viagra-like effects and could be deadly, FDA warns.
Nearly 70 Percent of Older Americans Obese
Obesity contributes to many chronic conditions among the elderly
Get Tested: Preventative Health for Men
Talk to your doctor about which tests you should take.
Food Safety: Protecting the Nation's Food
See the CSPI's riskiest food and learn how to help keep your family safe.
OCD: Spot the Signs & Get Help
'Obsessed': New A&E series looks at lives of those with OCD.
Short on Sleep? How to Beat Insomnia
Battle those sleepless nights with these tips for healthy rest.
Videos
Massive Children's Medication Recall
FDA investigates recall of over-the-counter liquid cold and allergy meds.
6 Months to a Healthier Lifestyle
Dr. Oz explains easy methods to increase your life expectancy.
Get Vaccinated: Whooping Cough Dangers
Pertussis has increased dramatically, and can be deadly to infants.
CDC Report: Americans at Risk of Heart Disease
45 percent of adults have high blood pressure, high cholesterol or diabetes.
FDA Considers New Cancer Vaccine
Dr. Richard Besser discusses the possible approval of a prostate cancer vaccine.
Sugar's Connection to Heart Disease
New study shows consuming processed foods with added sugar increases heart risk.
Tanning Dangers for Teens
Study finds some salons let minors tan longer than the FDA recommends.
How to Save Your Own Life
Dr. Mehmet Oz explains first-aid techniques you can perform on yourself.
Germs on Planes
Dr. Tim Johnson offers tips to avoid getting sick on a plane.