8 People Infected in Rare U.S. Outbreak of Rat Virus

Those handling rodents in breeding facilities in 2 states contracted Seoul virus, CDC reports

Are U.S. Med Schools Skimping on Obesity Training?

Content of licensing exams suggests doctors may be unprepared to tackle this crisis: study

Childhood Asthma May Encourage Obesity, Study Suggests

Fear of flare-ups might spur kids to limit physical activity, specialists say

Ebola Blood Test May Help Predict Survival Chances

Findings might lead to more effective patient care, researchers suggest

Flu Cases Starting to Spread: CDC

Illness now being reported in middle sections of the country

Health Highlights: Jan. 20, 2017

  • Number of U.S. Women Taking Maternity Leave Is Unchanged Over Two Decades

  • Former President George H.W. Bush's Health Improving

Health Tip: Feeling Under the Weather?

Take care of your teeth anyway

Health Tip: Wash Hands Often

The low-down on hand soap

Many With Advanced Lung Cancer Don't Get Treatments That Might Help

Study found 21 percent went without therapy, even though it could boost their survival

Many Women With Eating Disorders Do Recover, Study Finds

But it may take years or longer, researchers acknowledge