Less Than Half of Older Hip Fracture Patients Fully Recover: Study

Geriatric experts cite need to set realistic expectations for the injured and their families

Long Spaceflight Seems to Weaken Spinal Muscles

Astronauts-in-training may benefit from core-strengthening exercises, researcher says

Medical Marijuana Not a Lure for Kids: Study

Found no change in pot use among children, but that wasn't the case for people older than 25

More Airline Injuries to Tots on Laps

Reported mishaps include falls and burns from spilled hot drinks, study finds

Mouse Study Hints at Damage Zika May Cause to Adult Brain

Stem cells critical to learning, memory might be vulnerable to the virus

Sharp Rise in Obamacare Premiums for 2017

Feds confirm double-digit rate hikes and fewer health-plan choices, but claim affordability for low-income consumers

Study Links Disasters to Dementia

Losing home was tied to greater mental decline among elderly tsunami survivors

Surfing Through Selfies Tied to Low Self-Esteem?

Online survey also found those who checked out posted photos of others a lot had lower life satisfaction

The Scoop About Healthy Poop

'Don't ignore a significant change in bowel movement patterns,' doctor says

Brain Changes Seen in Kids After One Season of Football

Not yet clear if those changes are lasting or meaningful