Merck says new type of cholesterol drug worked in big study
Merck surprise: Experimental cholesterol drug, discounted by many, reduced heart attacks, deaths and other heart complications in huge patient study
Is your lack of sleep killing you?
Dr. Jennifer Ashton appears live on "GMA" to discuss a new study that looks at the link between sleep and heart health.
Who should be taking statins?
Dr. Jen Ashton appears live on "GMA" to discuss a new study that says millions of American should be taking the lifesaving drugs.
Trans fats ban linked with fewer NY heart attacks & strokes
A new study says local bans on artery-clogging trans fats in restaurant foods led to fewer heart attacks and strokes in several New York counties.
How the health of your heart is linked to certain types of body fat
ABC News' Dr. Richard Besser discusses how particular types of fat in certain areas of the body may be more damaging to your health than others.
Following Sanders' Example, Dems Hold Rallies to Save 'Obamacare'
Democratic lawmakers, taking a page from Sen. Bernie Sanders ' grassroots approach to campaigning, reached out beyond Washington D.C. today with a series of rallies aimed at building public pressure to save the Affordable Care Act . A page on Sanders' website listed 41 different rallies today
US News and World Report Releases List of Best Diets
Every year many Americans make a New Year's resolution to lose weight, but finding ways to drop pounds and keep them off is difficult. Today, U.S. News and World Report released its annual list of the best diets, according to nutrition and medical experts. The diets were chosen by a panel of
Index: Escaped Alleged Killer Caught Following 16 Hours on the Run
To be a knicks tonight do you skate the murder suspect that behind bars in Houston Missouri. Police launching an intense manhunt for the prisoner charged with murder and assault for allegedly shooting two people. They say he stuck out through a jail door propped open because of construction. The
Hillary Clinton Tries to Shift Campaign Tone
Clinton's top aide, Huma Abedin, has not been on the campaign trail since Friday, and her lawyer said the FBI has not contacted her about reported newly-discovered emails.
Boston and San Francisco Most 'Active Living Cities' in the U.S., Report Finds
To combat the growing obesity epidemic in the U.S., cities across the country have been promoting more physical activity among city residents with bike paths, sidewalks and green spaces. Cites in various parts of the country may pride themselves on having the "best" bikes lanes, public