FORT MYERS, Fl.-The laundry list of do's and don'ts when you are pregnant can seem daunting. But Dr. Annette MacKoul answers your questions in a multi-part series starting wi..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal health officials say the death toll has risen to eight in an outbreak of listeria traced to Colorado cantaloupes. The Centers for Diseas..
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Florida woman with a rare medical condition has delivered twins, one from each of her two uteruses. The St. Petersburg T..
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - A food revolution is under way in Starkville. The Emerson Family School is replacing processed foods with fresh ingredients and meals mad..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Encouraged by Michelle Obama's campaign to reduce childhood obesity, the company that owns the Olive Garden, Red Lobster and four other popular restaurant chains ..
The federal Food and Drug Administration and a leading doctor are refuting claims by television show host Dr. Mehmet Oz that trace amounts of arsenic in many apple juice products p..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Florida, the state which led the challenge to President Obama's heath care plan, has the nation's third highest rate of residents without health insurance. Dat..
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. (AP) - The American Academy of Pediatrics has updated flu advice that says even children who got flu shots last year need to be vaccinated this season. ..
ATLANTA (AP) - Half of Americans drink a soda or sugary beverage each day - and some are downing a lot. One in 20 people drinks the equivalent of more than four c..
TAVARES, Fla. (AP) - Florida health officials say an 80-year-old woman has died after contracting the swine flu. Lake County Health Department spokeswoman Sheri H..
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - Some employees at a Traverse City hospital are upset over a demand that they roll up their sleeve for a flu shot. Munson Healthcare sa..
HONOLULU (AP) - Research led by University of Hawaii Cancer Center scientists has found a genetic link to mesothelioma. According to a joint announcement Sunday b..
ROME (AP) - The United Nations has warned of a possible resurgence of the deadly bird flu virus and has urged greater surveillance. The U.N. Food and Agriculture Agency says a..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A university in Ohio has found more bedbugs in its newest residence hall and has moved a few students, including one who's staying in a hotel. &nb..
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A lawyer for one of two drug companies being sued over a hepatitis C outbreak in Las Vegas says clinics - not drug manufacturers or distributors - were responsible..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Forty-four education leaders have applied to become the next superintendent of Broward County schools. The Miami Herald (http://bit.l..
Chickenpox deaths in the United States have been nearly eliminated thanks to widespread use of the varicella vaccine, according to a new CDC study. Here to discuss this and m..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration has approved a first-of-a-kind drug to treat the deadliest form of skin cancer by targeting a particular genetic mutation found i..
MIAMI (AP) - New data shows that prescription drug deaths in Florida increased nearly 9 percent last year compared to 2009 despite aggressive efforts by law enforcement to educate ..
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) - The president of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg is bringing a little magic to public television. Dr. Michael ..