U.S. Life Expectancy May Rise to Over 80 by 2030

But other developed countries expected to have even bigger longevity gains, study says

Does Mercury in Fish Play a Role in ALS?

Certain types of seafood may be linked to the fatal disorder, early research suggests

Don't Punish Pregnant Women for Opioid Use, Docs Say

Better prevention and treatment, not jail time, would stem surge in drug-addicted newborns

Don't Skip Veggies in Winter

Root vegetables, oatmeal, hearty soups, sushi, broccoli and cauliflower should all be on the menu, nutritionists say

Health Highlights: Feb. 20, 2017

  • NASA Sends 'Superbug' to the Space Station

Health Tip: Reducing Your Heart Disease Risk

Tips to benefit your ticker

Health Tip: Stay Safe During Winter Sports

Suggestions before you hit the slopes

Kids Born to Older Moms Score Higher on Thinking Tests

Children with younger moms once had the advantage, but that trend has reversed, study finds

Kids' OD Risk Rises When Opioids Left Out at Home

Odds of overdose more than double if parent takes powerful narcotic instead of milder pain med, study finds

Most Parents Don't Think They're Meeting Their Kids' Nutritional Needs

In national survey, only 1 of 3 respondents felt they're teaching healthy eating habits