Dieters: Don't Replace Saturated Fats With Processed Carbs

Study found those who turned to whole grains and healthy fats saw a drop in heart risks

Health Highlights: Sept. 29, 2015

  • Ads Linking STDs and Tinder, Grindr Under Fire

  • Better Patient Care Is Goal of $700 Million in Grants: White House

  • Stem Cell Treatment for Blindness Being Tested on Patients

  • Cancer Docs Told to Ask Wealthy Patients for Donations: Study

Health Tip: Moistening a Dry Mouth

Drinking more water can help

Health Tip: Things That Affect Your Heart Rate

Including weather and strong emotions

Higher-Protein Diet May Help Some With Type 2 Diabetes

Study finds benefit for those with gene variant related to vitamin D metabolism

Implanted Device May Help Ease Sleep Apnea, Small Study Shows

For some, it might work better than current standard treatment, researcher says

Kids May Be More Likely to Get Asthma if Grandma Smoked While Pregnant: Study

Risk is heightened even if child's mother didn't smoke, research suggests

More Evidence High-Fiber, Mediterranean Diet Is Good for You

Plant-based regimens can boost fatty acids that lower your risk for diabetes, heart disease, study says

More Than 670 Illnesses Reported in Latest Salmonella Outbreak

Three deaths have also been linked to tainted cucumbers, CDC officials report

Smog Linked to Organ Rejection, Deaths in Lung Transplant Patients

But some antibiotics seem to reduce the risk, researchers find