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Decrease Seen in Epidural-Related Complications for C-Sections

Rates for problems linked to certain types of anesthesia down 25 percent over decade, study finds

Doctors Offer Fall Clean-Up Safety Advice

Take special care when using ladders, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons says

Dying at Home Brings More Peace Without More Pain, Study Finds

Patients and loved ones found greater comfort spending final days together in familiar place

For Early Breast Cancer, More U.S. Women Choose Less Invasive Treatment

Lumpectomy plus radiation results in nearly 90 percent survival over 10 years, study says

Frequent School Changes Linked to Poorer Performance

For low-income kids, moving every year may hurt math skills, behavior, study suggests

Health Highlights: Oct. 9, 2015
  • British Ebola Survivor's Case Points to Delayed Complications from the Disease

  • Organic Cheese Recalled by Whole Foods Market

  • Organic Produce Reduces Pesticide Levels in Children: Study

  • Stem Cells Used to Grow Kidney and Intestine

Health Tip: Get Involved in Your Child's Internet Use

Help protect the youngster's privacy

Health Tip: When You Get a Cut

Signs you should see a doctor

Infections, Not Clumsiness, Cause Many Falls

Illness can lower blood pressure, lead to dizziness, researchers say

Many Americans Traveling Abroad Lack Key Vaccinations: Study

Outbreaks of measles, hepatitis A could be prevented if people were fully immunized, researchers say

Many Doctors Admit Difficulty in Treating Unexplained Stroke: Poll

Lack of knowledge can affect outcomes, chances of second strokes, survey authors say

Psoriasis, Cold Sores Most Stigmatized Skin Disorders: Survey

Results show how misunderstood the conditions are, researchers say

Telecommuting Isn't Always a Win-Win Situation

Employees and employers have to plan for potential problems, researchers say

Weight, Growth Early in Life May Affect Adult Brain

Poor nutrition during childhood tied to poorer sight, hearing, and even thinking later on, study finds