A study looked at alcohol consumption trends in U.S. counties.
Final clinical trials of vaccine - the first to reach this stage - suggest it could help protect millions of children.
The achievement sheds light on ancient evolutionary history.
Public health messages on obesity should squarely focus on unhealthy eating, claim experts.
She swam 14,000 miles, according to trackers.
The explosion in Manhattan has New Yorkers looking at alternative energy sources to fossil fuels.
Solar power could provide up to 4% of all electricity by the end of the decade, the government said.
Selected spots experienced a total solar eclipse, one of three celestial events taking place.
However, the high level of smoking in China is canceling out the falls in other countries.
The U.S. city has seen no decrease in obese citizens since the 2008 policy.
Their foundations will provide funding to countries battling the tobacco industry.
The food chain is recalling its raw walnut products, although no reports of illness have come through yet.
California health officials say disneyland measles outbreak is over.
The “no jab, no pay” policy will make parents lose welfare benefits if they refuse to vaccinate their kids.
The U.S. has signed an agreement to help the continent form a center for disease control.
West Africa is still struggling, but the W.H.O. has said that other countries are at less of a risk of the virus.
A study of nearly 100,000 children found no link between the vaccination and developing autism.
Research looked at three factors that point to the number of breast cancer cases increasing significantly through the next 15 years.
The C.D.C. has reported that e-cigarettes are now widely used among American teenagers.
Recent research looks closer at negative health effects from getting divorced.