Your DNA May Explain High-Calorie Food Cravings

Genetic discovery could lead to new treatments for obesity, researchers say

Better Sex Life May Be a Weight-Loss Surgery Bonus

Effects were long-lasting, and both men and women benefited, researchers say

Children of Stressed Parents May Be Prone to Obesity

Study, one of first to identify parental pressure as risk factor for weight gain, focused on Hispanic households

Complications From Tummy Tucks Exceed Other Cosmetic Surgeries

Combining the surgery with another cosmetic procedure boosts the risk by 50 percent, study finds

Count Bites, Subtract the Pounds

Consuming less food leads to weight loss in one month, study finds

Doctors Who Order More Tests Sued Less Often

Study explores link between 'defensive medicine' and malpractice claims

Health Highlights: Nov. 4, 2015

  • Senate Committee to Investigate Huge Drug Price Hikes

  • Xylitol Sweetener Can Kill Dogs

  • Number of E. Coli Cases in Oregon, Washington Hits 37: Health Officials

  • Typhoid Fever Cases in Colorado Linked to Restaurant

  • Depression Not Cause of Robin Williams' Suicide: Widow

  • France Lifts Ban on Blood Donations by Gay Men

  • Ohio Voters Reject Marijuana Legalization Proposal

Health Tip: Eat Enough Fiber

Skins of fruits and veggies are great sources

Health Tip: Kick Bad Sleep Habits

Are they ruining your night?

Hormone-Like Drug Doesn't Help Women With Alzheimer's: Study

Researchers find no benefits from raloxifene in those with mild to moderate dementia