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Stress in U.S. Proportional to Income: Study

Stress in U.S. Proportional to Income: Study

Money can’t buy you happiness, but the lack of it can buy you stress. A new survey released by the American... Read »

Feb 4, 2015
Lawmakers Aim to Cut Vaccine Exemptions For Personal Belief

Lawmakers Aim to Cut Vaccine Exemptions For Personal Belief

California lawmakers are proposing legislation that would require parents to vaccinate all school children unless a... Watch »

Feb 4, 2015
Disneyland Measles Outbreak Isn't Largest in Recent Memory

Disneyland Measles Outbreak Isn't Largest in Recent Memory

The largest U.S. measles outbreak in recent history isn't the one that started in December at Disneyland. Read »

Feb 4, 2015
Coke Bets on

Coke Bets on "Premium Milk" to Boost Declining Category

Coke is coming out with premium milk that has more protein and less sugar than regular. And it's betting people will Read »

Feb 4, 2015
Popular Herbal Supplement Labels Lie: New York AG

Popular Herbal Supplement Labels Lie: New York AG

An ongoing investigation of popular herbal supplements subjected to DNA testing has found numerous store brand... Read »

Feb 3, 2015
Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

The National Sleep Foundation has released new guidelines about how much sleep you really need. Read »

Feb 2, 2015
As Measles Spreads, Anti-Vaccination Parents Stay Mostly Silent

As Measles Spreads, Anti-Vaccination Parents Stay Mostly Silent

As the measles virus spreads, many anti-vaccination parents are turning to silence, concerned their decision will... Watch »

Feb 3, 2015
Preventing Winter Allergies

Preventing Winter Allergies

Winter season offers a break from pollen, but there are other allergens that can still cause suffering. Watch »

Feb 2, 2015
CDC: Toddler Food Contains Too Much Salt, Sugar

CDC: Toddler Food Contains Too Much Salt, Sugar

Many packaged meals and snacks for toddlers contain worrisome amounts of salt and sugar, potentially creating an... Read »

Feb 2, 2015
Student Who Took Amtrak Upstate From NYC Has Measles: Officials

Student Who Took Amtrak Upstate From NYC Has Measles: Officials

New York state health officials say an upstate college student who took an Amtrak train out of Penn Station earlier... Watch »

Feb 1, 2015
What Does the Disneyland Measles Outbreak Mean?

What Does the Disneyland Measles Outbreak Mean?

The current measles outbreak linked to Disneyland is drawing attention to pockets of children who are not immunized... Watch »

Feb 11, 2015
UC Davis Patient Tests Negative For Ebola

UC Davis Patient Tests Negative For Ebola

A patient who exhibited Ebola symptoms and was transferred to UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento does not have... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
2 Disney-Linked Measles Cases in Marin Co. Kids

2 Disney-Linked Measles Cases in Marin Co. Kids

Two cases of measles have been confirmed in Marin County, the health department said on Thursday, and both children... Watch »

Jan 31, 2015
Veggies Are Most Popular Food for Super Bowl

Veggies Are Most Popular Food for Super Bowl

Many Super bowl parties will have chicken wings and pizza. But NPD Group, an independent market research firm that... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Gates Gives Stanford $50M For Vaccine Research

Gates Gives Stanford $50M For Vaccine Research

Building better vaccines is the mission of a Stanford University research unit, which now has the help of the Bill... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Some Doctors Won't See Patients With Anti-Vaccine Views

Some Doctors Won't See Patients With Anti-Vaccine Views

With California gripped by a measles outbreak, Dr. Charles Goodman posted a clear notice in his waiting room and on... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
Bill Would Boost CA Smoking Age From 18 to 21

Bill Would Boost CA Smoking Age From 18 to 21

A Southern California lawmaker wants to increase the legal smoking age in the state from 18 to 21 in an effort to... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
Possible Ebola Patient Treated in Sacramento

Possible Ebola Patient Treated in Sacramento

A patient being treated at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento is suspected of having Ebola. Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Census: 1 in 5 Children on Food Stamps

Census: 1 in 5 Children on Food Stamps

Sixteen million children were on food stamps as of last year, the highest number since the nation's economy tumbled... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
California Declares E-Cigs Are a Health Threat

California Declares E-Cigs Are a Health Threat

California health officials say electronic cigarettes are a health threat, especially to children, and should be... Read »

Jan 28, 2015

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