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Monday, May 22, 2017 at 03:20 PM PDT

Kids Under 1 Shouldn't Drink Fruit Juice: Pediatrician Org.

Kids Under 1 Shouldn't Drink Fruit Juice: Pediatrician Org.

Fruit juice, long recommended as a source of vitamin C for children, has no nutritional value for kids under one year old and isn't as good as fresh fruit for other kids, according to a leading pediatrician...

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 08:26 PM PDT

Diarrhea-Causing Parasite on Rise in US Swimming Pools: CDC

Diarrhea-Causing Parasite on Rise in US Swimming Pools: CDC

Last year saw more than twice as many outbreaks of the parasitic infection known as "Crypto," which is linked to swimming pools and water parks, than were seen two years before that, according to the Centers for...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 04:32 PM PDT

States Make Move in Fight Over Health Care Reform

States Make Move in Fight Over Health Care Reform

Democratic attorneys general in more than a dozen states announced Thursday they would attempt to intervene in a federal lawsuit that threatens to undercut funding for the Affordable Care Act. The legal move is...

Friday, May 19, 2017 at 05:17 AM PDT

Consumer Reports Ranks Top Sunscreens of 2017

Consumer Reports Ranks Top Sunscreens of 2017

If you think all sunscreens are created equal, think again. Consumer Reports has released its annual list of top sunscreens as well as a warning about the SPF number on some bottles: If you put too much...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 07:54 PM PDT

Vaccine May Cut HPV Infections, an Oral Cancer Risk, in Men

Vaccine May Cut HPV Infections, an Oral Cancer Risk, in Men

The HPV vaccine that helps prevent cervical cancer in women also might lower the risk in young men of oral infections that can cause mouth and throat cancers, a new study finds. These cancers are rising...

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