New war over 'gay-to-straight' therapy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="95d280NjopTDWSyAAxA6cuCJwHj43akW"] California's new law banning any counseling that discourages acting on same-sex attractions is now facing an intense legal fight in federal court. California Gov. Jerry Brown more…

Soda machines to post calorie counts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MEDPAGETODAY) — Vending machines may be the next frontier in the fight against obesity. The American Beverage Association (ABA) on Monday announced a plan to put calorie counts more…

Weight Watchers as good as seeing doctor?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — Commercial weight loss programs may be just as good -- if not better -- than those that come from a health care professional. A new study more…

Top doctors: Teens should be offered IUDs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — A leading group of physicians who advise on women's health has issued new guidelines recommending for the first time that doctors offer intrauterine devices (IUDs) and more…

13,000 given meningitis-linked injections

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - About 13,000 people in 23 states may have received steroid injections linked to a rare fungal meningitis outbreak that has killed eight people, but far fewer more…

CDC: More than 90 ill with meningitis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) Health officials say they have now confirmed more than 90 cases of a rare fungal meningitis that has been linked to a steroid commonly used to more…

Wear radio chip or leave, school tells students

by Jack Minor -- Brushing aside privacy concerns by parents and civil rights activists, a Texas school district has gone live with a controversial program requiring all students to wear a locator more…

Parents demand schools back from abortionists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Obama administration has a program that distributes funding to Planned Parenthood to indoctrinate children with the abortion industry's perspective of sexuality, and the industry giant's workers routinely more…