Family History of Breast Cancer Doesn't Worsen Patient's Prognosis: Study

Over roughly six years, no difference seen in survival

Fewer Motorcyclists Dying in Crashes: Report

But U.S. death toll still higher than a decade ago, researchers say

Health Highlights: May 20, 2015

  • ConAgra to Pay $11 Million to Settle Charges Over Salmonella-Tainted Peanut Butter

  • New Rabies Strain Found in New Mexico

  • Bird Flu Outbreak Triggers Egg Price Rise

  • FDA Wants More Detailed Data on Antibiotic Use in Livestock

  • $200 Million Meningitis Outbreak Compensation Fund OK'd by Judge

  • Sandra Lee Recovering After Double Mastectomy

Health Tip: Avoiding Leg Cramps

Make sure your meds aren't triggering them

Health Tip: Prepare Produce Safely

Take steps to keep your family healthy

Heart Risk Factors May Harm Black Women More Than Whites

Fewer unhealthy signs are needed before black women's risk starts to rise, study finds

Improper Antibiotic Use Often Due to Misdiagnosis: Study

Identifying illness correctly is key to drugs' effectiveness, researcher says

More Evidence C-Sections Riskier for Moms

First-time surgeries also lower chances of vaginal delivery for subsequent births, researchers find

More U.S. Kids Getting Mental Health Treatment

But most of that increase has been among patients who have less serious illness

Nearly 1 in 5 Female College Freshmen Sexually Assaulted: Study

Many raped when incapacitated by drugs or alcohol, researchers find