Decline In Heart, Stroke-Related Deaths StallsAfter years of steady improvement in the mortality rate caused by heart diseases, a new study shows that the decline has stalled.
Funky-Smelling Silicon Valley Tap Water Caused By Delta Algae BloomWater officials in Silicon Valley are warning residents that the water coming out of their taps may be smelly and dirty, but it’s still safe to drink.
Actress Chloë Grace Moretz Slams Online 'Trolls'Moretz is fed up with negative commenters on social media. Especially those internet "trolls" who make light of the serious subject of body-shaming...
Tobacco-Related Illnesses Killing More Blacks Than AIDS, Violence & Other CancersSome African-American public health leaders say too many Black people are dying from tobacco-related diseases, and feel that not much attention has been paid to the issue.
Pepsi Putting Aspartame Back Into Some Diet DrinksPepsiCo is putting aspartame back in some of its diet beverages less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener as part of a marketing move over safety concerns.
Chipotle Using Rewards To Win Back Customers After E. coli, Norovirus ScaresChipotle is introducing a temporary loyalty program intended to get customers back into its stores following a series of food scares.
Pepsi Puts Back Artificial Sweetener Linked To Cancer In Mice In Newest Diet SodaPepsiCo is creating a new diet beverage for fans of aspartame less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener over safety concerns.
Kids To Feel Flu Shot Sting After CDC Says Nasal Spray Vaccine Shouldn't Be UsedMany kids around the U.S. will have to feel the sting of the flu shot this fall after a CDC advisory committee voted that the nasal spray vaccine mist should not be used in the upcoming season.
Katherine Heigl Announces Pregnancy Following 2 AdoptionsThe child will be the third for the 37-year-old actress and her 36-year-old husband, musician Josh Kelley. The couple has two adopted daughters...
Health Officials Warn Dogs & Breweries Don't MixCounty health officials are warning that it's against the health code to allow customers to bring their four-legged buddies along when visiting a bar or brewery.
FDA-Approved Weight Loss System Flushes Food Directly From Stomach To ToiletThe FDA has approved a calorie-cutting weight loss device that lets people drain food from their stomachs before they digest it.
Plan To End Daylight Saving Time In California Passes CommitteeA Bay Area lawmaker’s proposal to end Daylight Saving Time in California passed a State Senate committee this week.