Diet Soda, Sweeteners Can Still Cause Diabetes, Study FindsA study of rats has revealed that artificial sweeteners, commonly used in zero-calorie sodas, actually did as much harm to the body as a high-sugar diet.
More Illnesses Reported In E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine LettuceThe number of people hospitalized due to a multistate E. coli outbreak linked to chopped romaine lettuce continues to grow.
Lung Association: Bay Area Air Quality Among Worst In NationThe Bay Area has some of the worst air quality in the nation but numbers have gradually improved over the last few years, the American Lung Association said.
Parenting Of The Future: Many Embryos, Each With DNA Profile"The majority of babies of people who have good health coverage will be conceived this way," predicts Henry Greely, a Stanford University law professor who works in bioethics.
FDA Approves First Contact Lens That Gets Darker In SunlightFDA officials signed off on the first ever transition contact lenses, which will get darker when the wearer is out in sunlight.
South Bay Mother of Triplets Sets Half Marathon RecordAnn Marie Cody is racing into the record books. She has the fastest time in the half marathon for a woman with triplets.
Bathroom Hand Dryers Spray Feces Particles On Your Hands, Study SaysResearchers say the machines which are designed to blow hot air on you are actually sucking up feces particles and spraying them onto your hands.
Strawberries Top 'Dirty Dozen' List Of Produce With Pesticide ResidueFor the third year in a row, strawberries top the "Dirty Dozen" list put out by the Environmental Working Group (EWG).
Zuckerberg Takes Heat Over Illegal Opioid Sales On FacebookMark Zuckerberg took heat from members of Congress Wednesday over illegal opioid sales on Facebook.
California Lawmakers Advance Measures To Curb Opioid CrisisCalifornia lawmakers have advanced 10 opioid-related bills in an effort to curb drug addiction in the state.
Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Spreading In U.S., CDC WarnsInfections of this kind are "virtually untreatable with modern medicine," CDC Principal Deputy Director Dr. Anne Schuchat said in a press briefing on April 3.
Marijuana Legalization Could Help Offset Opioid Epidemic, Studies Find Experts have proposed using medical marijuana to help Americans struggling with opioid addiction. Now, two studies suggest that there is merit to that strategy.