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Are People With Rosacea at Higher Risk for Alzheimer's?

Danish study finds a correlation, but patients shouldn't worry unduly, experts say


Births of Triplets, Quadruplets on Decline in U.S.: Report

Improvements in infertility treatments led to fewer risky multiple births by 2014, experts say


Building Muscle Could Boost the Body's Most Important Muscle

People with heart disease should prioritize weight training over weight loss, study says


Coffee, Wine Good for Healthy Gut, Sodas May Be Bad

Study examines how food and medications affect makeup of bacteria in people's tummies


Could a Cellular Tweak Someday 'Switch Off' Gray Hair?

Scientists spot a molecular signal controlling skin and hair color


'Freckle' Gene Might Make You Look Older

Scientists say certain genetic variations can add 2 years to your face


Got Unwanted Pills? Drug Take-Back Day Is April 30

National effort coordinates drop-off sites to keep prescriptions out of the hands of abusers


Health Highlights: April 28, 2016
  • Wide Variation in Health Care Costs Across the U.S.: Study

  • Smokers Should Switch to E-Cigarettes: U.K. Medical Group

  • Hawaii Reaches Milestone in Dengue Fever Outbreak


Health Highlights: April 29, 2016
  • First Commercial Zika Test Approved by FDA


Health Tip: Avoid Alcohol While Nursing

Help keep baby safe


Health Tip: Enjoy a Healthier Plane Ride

Suggestions for better air travel


Health Tip: Got Eczema?

Consider a bleach bath if your dermatologist approves


Health Tip: Sleepless on Sunday

Suggestions for a better night's rest


Heat Beats Cold for Treating Jellyfish Stings

Evidence favors hot water or hot packs to ease pain


Kids of Older Moms May Have a Leg Up on Their Peers

They tend to be taller, better educated, and societal changes over time may be behind trend, study suggests


Many Manly Men Avoid Needed Health Care

Gender stereotypes can have dangerous consequences, research suggests


Mild Air Pollution of Concern in Pregnancy

Study found risk for a leading cause of premature birth began below EPA standards


Some Smart Yet Easy Ways to Shield Yourself From Skin Cancer

Dermatologist offers advice on how to prevent, detect any abnormalities


Teen Birth Rate at Record Low in U.S.

They're delaying sex, using more effective birth control, CDC researcher says


Two Genes May Raise Odds for Fraternal Twin Pregnancies

Variants make the release of multiple eggs more likely, researchers say


'You've Got Cancer' Can Take Devastating Mental Toll

Study finds higher rates of depression, anxiety, substance abuse just before and after a diagnosis