Health Tip: Help Kids Develop Healthy Ambition

Offer encouragement, but don't overdo it

Health Tip: Using a Food Thermometer

Here's how to do so properly

Sleep Loss Tied to Changes in Gut Bacteria

The changes are similar to those observed in some obese patients, researchers say

Strength Training May Prevent Side Effect of Breast Cancer Surgery

Women who worked out twice a week saw less swelling in arms and chest, small study finds

Study Sees Link Between Insomnia, Asthma

Lack of sleep also tied to more weight and more frequent health visits for those with the airway disease

Tamoxifen May Get Blamed for Unrelated Symptoms

Perceived side effects might lead some to stop taking the breast cancer preventative, study finds

Zika-Linked Birth Defects Surge in Colombia: CDC

Study suggests the scourge of microcephaly tied to the mosquito-borne virus is no longer limited to Brazil

Alzheimer's Patients' Use of Painkilling Patches Cause for Concern

Researchers worried about long-term use together with other medications that cause drowsiness

As Obama's Term Winds Down, Resistance to Obamacare Diminishes

43 percent of Americans would like to see the health care reform law kept in place but amended, HealthDay/Harris Poll finds

Benign 'Toothlet' Tumor Found in 255 Million-Year-Old Fossil

Scientists spotted the jaw malformation in a distant forerunner of mammals