Yale threatened to boot 'too thin' student

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW HAVEN REGISTER) — Frances Chan says she’s done stuffing her face with ice cream and Cheetos just to make Yale University happy. After months of wrangling, the more…

Breastfeeding overdose gets mom 20 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - A judge sentenced a South Carolina woman to 20 years in prison Friday for killing her 6-week-old daughter with what prosecutors say was an more…

Obama now probes everyone's health – in Kenya!

by Steve Peacock -- In the latest addition to the Obama administration's growing aid-to-Kenya portfolio, the U.S. will help subsidize a nationwide citizen-health assessment in every Kenyan county without exception. While the more…

11-year-old saves his brother's life

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_715531" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Braden Hofer, left, and big brother, Zach"][/caption] Braden Hofer of Olathe, Kan., is only 9 years old, but he's been diagnosed with cancer three more…

Republicans expand Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — At the prodding of business organizations, House Republicans quietly secured a recent change in President Barack Obama's health law to expand coverage choices, a striking, one-of-a-kind more…

Being chubby makes you healthier?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — With swimsuit season right around the corner, a new science-based, anti-diet book offers the most enabling advice we’ve heard this year: Those thunder thighs you hate more…

Poisoning from e-cigarettes on the rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) Poisoning from e-cigarettes is on the rise, according to a new government report. Researchers found a steady and rapid increase in the number of calls to poison more…

FDA ups China drug inspections

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is increasing its oversight of Chinese manufacturers of pharmaceutical ingredients to improve the safety of the U.S. drug supply chain, more…

Californians upset over lack of doctors under Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington FreeBeacon) Californians are expressing their dissatisfaction with California's health insurance exchange, CoveredCalifornia. Covered California's Executive Director Peter Lee testified before a Congressional committee about the successes of more…