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Study: Chocolate Could Reduce Heart Risk

Posted: 03/30/2010 - The Easter Bunny might lower your chances of having a heart problem. According to a new study, small doses of chocolate every day could decrease your risk of having a heart attack or stroke by nearly 40 percent.

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Survey: Kids Spurn Celeb Chef's Healthy Lunches

Updated: 03/30/2010 - A survey shows kids at the West Virginia school featured in "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution" liked their standard pizza and chicken nuggets more than the celebrity chef's fresh, healthy menu items.

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Survey: Kids Spurn Celeb Chef's Healthy Lunches

Updated: 03/30/2010 - A survey shows kids at the West Virginia school featured in "Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution" liked their standard pizza and chicken nuggets more than the celebrity chef's fresh, healthy menu items.

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Health Overhaul Likely To Strain Doctor Shortage

Updated: 03/29/2010 - Primary care physicians already are in short supply in parts of the country, and the landmark health overhaul that will bring them millions more newly insured patients in the next few years promises extra strain.

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President Obama Signs Health Care Reform Bill

Updated: 03/24/2010 - The president gathered with lawmakers and Americans who've had to struggle through the health care system to the White House for this morning's signing of the health care overhaul measure.

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A Look at the Health Care Overhaul Bill

Updated: 03/22/2010 - Congressional Democrats released a final version of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul bill in advance of passage Sunday by the House. Here are some features of the legislation, which makes changes to the bill the Senate passed on Christmas Eve.

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Lawmakers Struggle to Finish Health Overhaul Bill

Updated: 03/18/2010 - Pushing toward a history-making vote, Democrats struggled to eliminate lingering complications standing in the way of House action this weekend on President Barack Obama's landmark health care overhaul.

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Court Says Thimerosal Did Not Cause Autism

Posted: 03/13/2010 - The vaccine additive thimerosal is not to blame for autism, a special federal court ruled Friday in a long-running battle by parents convinced there is a connection.

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Tainted Ingredient Sold After Salmonella Found

Posted: 03/10/2010 - The company responsible for a ballooning recall of processed foods continued to manufacture and distribute a flavor-enhancing ingredient for a month after tests confirmed it was made with contaminated equipment, according to a Food and Drug Administration report.

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Researchers: AIDS Virus Can Hide In Bone Marrow

Posted: 03/07/2010 - The virus that causes AIDS can hide in the bone marrow, avoiding drugs and later awakening to cause illness, according to new research that could point the way toward better treatments for the disease.

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Researchers: AIDS Virus Can Hide in Bone Marrow

Posted: 03/07/2010 - The virus that causes AIDS can hide in the bone marrow, avoiding drugs and later awakening to cause illness, according to new research that could point the way toward better treatments for the disease.

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Nevada Board Approves Diet Drug

Posted: 03/07/2010 - A state panel has voted to remove a diet drug from a list of substances that physicians can't prescribe in Nevada.

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Cancer Society Stops Urging Docs to Offer PSA Test

Posted: 03/03/2010 - The American Cancer Society is urging doctors to make clearer to men that the test used to screen for prostate cancer has limits and may lead to unnecessary treatments that do more harm than good.

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Parents Say Doctors Hastened Death For Dying Kids

Posted: 03/01/2010 - It's a situation too agonizing to contemplate - a child dying and in pain. Now a small but provocative study suggests that doctors may be giving fatal morphine doses to a few children dying of cancer, to end their suffering at their parents' request.

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1 In 4 Parents Buys Unproven Vaccine-Autism Link

Posted: 02/28/2010 - One in four U.S. parents believes some vaccines cause autism in healthy children, but even many of those worried about vaccine risks think their children should be vaccinated.

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Dems, GOP Find Common Health Ground... But Not Too Much

Updated: 02/26/2010 - Democrats and Republicans found plenty areas of agreement at President Barack Obama's health care summit Thursday, starting with a shared belief that the system needs fixing. When they delved into the details, though, consensus evaporated in many cases.

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New Obama Health Proposal to be Unveiled Monday

Posted: 02/22/2010 - President Barack Obama is making a fresh attempt to rescue his health care overhaul by proposing a measure that would allow the government to deny or roll back egregious insurance premium increases that infuriate consumers.

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