The Younger the Mother, the Worse Her Health at Midlife: Study

Those who waited until at least 25 fared better at 40, researchers say

Hospital Prices Vary Widely Across the United States

This variation is driving up health care costs, researchers say

Health Tip: Controlling Chronic Sinusitis

Antibiotics probably won't help

Health Tip: Understanding Risk Factors for Hardening Arteries

High cholesterol often plays a major role

Holiday Plants Can Pose Health Risks to Kids, Pets

Mistletoe, holly berries and poinsettias should be placed out of reach, expert advises

Holiday Safety for Your Furry Friends

Vet says keep an eye on what dogs and cats eat during festive season

How to Prevent Home Cooking Fires

Unattended cooking equipment the leading cause of kitchen fires, research shows

Meals on Wheels Can Deliver Emotional Nourishment, Too

Recipients say they feel less lonely, study finds

All High-Risk Patients Should Get Blood Pressure Meds: Study

Getting levels below current targets may significantly cut risk of heart attack, stroke, researchers contend

Dietitian Experts Offer Holiday Food Safety Tips

For starters, check temperatures with a food thermometer