Mindfulness helps teens cope with stress, anxiety

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — As the morning school bell rings and students rush through crowded corridors, teenagers in one Portland classroom settle onto mats and meditation pillows. They more…

Nearsightedness 'becomes epidemic'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WTOP) — For Christine Wildsoet, a professor of vision science and optometry at the University of California--Berkeley, the coffee shop hosts some of the worst offenders. There are more…

Most attractive Americans live here

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AOL) — A new study has revealed where America's most and least attractive people live. Detroit claimed top honors for the country's ugliest, while Miami is home to more…

HIV's ability to cause AIDS weakening

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — LONDON — Rapid evolution of HIV, the human immunodeficiency virus, is slowing its ability to cause AIDS, according to a study of more than 2,000 women more…

Why are high-school football players dying?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) JAMESTOWN, N.Y. — Death certificates have empty spaces to be filled — even if death, like life, never fits easily into bureaucratic boxes. The death certificate more…

Doctors delayed CPR on dying Joan Rivers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Joan Rivers might still be alive if the two throat specialists who performed her ill-fated August procedure had simply started CPR and called 911 when more…