Use of electronic cigarettes by high school students tripled over three years, according to a new government report released Thursday.
Kids get bullied at school for all kinds of reasons. They way they dress, how they might talk, their economic status.
But food allergies?
Parents try to provide nutritious meals, but they might also be feeding their kids a diet high in dangerous chemicals. Phthalates are turning up in surprising places.
We've heard about the benefits of so-called superfoods.
Things like spinach, kale, blueberries and pumpkin.
But have you thought about beets?
Moms-to-be need to be careful this time a year to avoid coming down with the flu
In this Jan. 16, 2010 photo provided by the International Medical Corps, Dr. Robert Fuller provides medical care to an earthquake survivor in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (AP Photo/International Medical Corp, Margaret Aguirre)
Dr. Robert Fuller didn't hesitate to go to Indonesia to treat survivors of the 2004 tsunami, to Haiti to help after the 2010 earthquake or to the Philippines after a devastating typhoon last year. But he's given up on going to West Africa to care for Ebola patients this winter.
If diets and willpower just don't work, but you don't want weight loss surgery, a new pill just might be the answer
Kari Gran is a skin care and makeup company created by local Seattlites Kari Gran and Lisa Strain. Using only all natural, organic and non-GMO ingredients, Kari Gran wanted to create products that would be good for women inside and out. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)
There's a change coming, and its not just the weather. Its our skin.
Various size cups and sugar cubes are displayed at a news conference at New York's City Hall, Thursday, May 31, 2012.
Sugar. It doesn't just cause weight gain, it is a big factor in diabetes, heart trouble, and many cancers
Gluten. Its become quite the buzz-word. You see "gluten-free" on packaging at the grocery store and menus in restaurants.
But just WHAT is it?
Put away the pink from October and pull out the hair for November; wait make that Movember.
If you take prescription medications, you might not think twice about mixing them with your vitamins.
FILE- In this Oct. 24, 2014, file photo, members of the Department of Defense's Ebola Military Medical Support Team go through special training at San Antonio Military Medical Center in San Antonio. Even small clusters of Ebola cases could overwhelm parts of US medical care system, according to an Associated Press review of readiness at hospitals and other components of the emergency medical network. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
Top medical experts studying the spread of Ebola say the public should expect more cases to emerge in the United States by year's end as infected people arrive here from West Africa, including American doctors and nurses returning from the hot zone and people fleeing from the deadly disease.
Nina Pham holds up her dog Bentley, at Hensley Field in Grand Prairie, Texas, Nov. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/The Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Juan Guajardo)
A Dallas nurse who recovered from Ebola has been reunited with her dog named Bentley, who has been quarantined since she fell ill.
Tiny microbes in our bellies can help determine if we are prone to heart failure