Headlines
CDC Lab Workers May Have Been Exposed to Ebola
Lab technicians may have been working with live Ebola virus.
How Many Calories the Average American Eats on Christmas
Breakfast a lone can total more than 1100 calories.
Holiday Newborns Go Home in Christmas Stockings
Because teeny babies make the best stocking stuffers.
Girl's Stolen Wheelchair Replaced in Time for Christmas
Thieves stole the wheelchair of a 4-year-old with Down syndrome.
Chemo Patients Get Helping Hand-Knitted Hats for Holidays
Hospital receptionist starts hat donation project for sick patients.
Wrongful Death Suit Filed in Caramel Apple Listeria Outbreak
California woman died after eating listeria-tainted caramel apple.
Man Hospitalized After Winning Eggnog Chugging Contest
Ryan Roche won a $50 gift card, and a trip to the hospital.
FDA Recommends Ending Ban on Blood Donations from Gay Men
Ban on blood donations has been in place more than 30 years.
Pediatric Patients Get Special Visitors for Holidays
Santa and his helpers (some of whom play football) visited pediatric patients.
How to Handle Holiday Grief
Because the holidays can be a painful reminder of someone you've lost.
Santa Makes Special Visit to Children's Hospital Burn Unit
There was something extra magical about Santa at this Ohio hospital.
How Two Hospitals Are Taking 'Food as Medicine' to Heart
Hospitals raise their own produce for healthier patients and communities.
'Bourbon Virus' Blamed for Kansas Man's Death
New tick-borne virus discovered 6 months after man's mysterious death.
App Shows What 200 Calories of Holiday Treats Look Like
Find out how much mulled wine equals 200 calories.
Caramel Apples Linked to 4 Deaths In Multi-State Listeria Outbreak
Twenty-eight people have become ill in 10 states.
Dr. Besser's Look at Life Inside the Hot Zone
Dr. Richard Besser reports on the growing outbreak from Monrovia, Liberia.
Holiday Health Hazards to Avoid
Sorry to be a Grinch, but you might want to read this.
Bad Habits That Bloat You
Beat the bloat by avoiding these 11 things.
The Scientific Reason You Should Spend More Time Cuddling
Learn about the stress-busting powers of hugs.
Meet the Window Washers That Transform Into Superheroes for Sick Kids
This rappelling trio brightens the day for pediatric hospital patients.
Twinless Twins Grieve Together
People whose twin has died have found one another on Facebook.
How Scientists and Doctors Use Baby-Friendly Tricks to Study Infants
The high- and low-tech ways scientists get babies to be happy test subjects.
8 Surprising Effects of Obesity
The extra weight ups the risk of common cancers, a new study found.
Blogs
Cancer Lessons I Learned From a Fictional Teenage Boy
That love scene from "The Fault in Our Stars" is so intense.
Videos
US Soldiers Give Christmas Present to Liberia
American soldiers helped finish the last Ebola Treatment Unit 10 days earlier than scheduled to offer a meaningful holiday...