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Prolonged High Cholesterol in Middle Age Raises Heart Risk Later: Study

Posted on January 26, 2015
Even slightly higher levels took their toll, researchers note

Insomnia Linked to High Blood Pressure in Study

Posted on January 26, 2015
But finding doesn't prove cause-and-effect relationship

Genes May Not Explain Autism That Runs in Families

Posted on January 26, 2015
Scientists searching for the genetic roots of autism have found something surprising: In families where two children have been diagnosed with the disorder, siblings don’t often share the sam …

Certain Allergy, Depression Meds Tied to Higher Odds for Dementia

Posted on January 26, 2015
Class of drugs interferes with a key brain chemical, but study can't prove cause-and-effect

Thyroid Trouble May Harm Women's Fertility, Study Finds

Posted on January 26, 2015
Experts urge routine testing of glandular function for women who have problems conceiving

Are You Eating Because You Are Hungry or Emotional?

Posted on January 26, 2015
It can be hard to tell if your desire to soothe your feelings with food has crossed a dangerous line. Learn the signs of emotional eating and 5 myths about binge eating disorder.

How to Talk to Your Doctor About Binge Eating

Posted on January 26, 2015
WebMD offers tips on how to talk to your doctor about binge eating.

U.K. Nurse Recovers From Ebola

Posted on January 26, 2015
Pauline Cafferkey, the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United Kingdom, has been discharged from a hospital in London after making a full recovery.

Menu Calorie Counts May Mean Less Fattening Meals for Kids

Posted on January 26, 2015
Study suggests certain calorie information might also prompt parents to encourage more exercise

Pediatricians' Group Opposes Legal Marijuana

Posted on January 26, 2015
American Academy of Pediatrics says drug has potential to harm children