CDC: Alcohol poisoning kills 6 a day

To the surprise of even health officials, it turns out that most deaths from drinking too much involve middle-aged adults — not teens or college kids.

Fake bar part of research into anti-drinking drug

Researchers believe that sitting in the dimly lit bar-laboratory should cue the volunteers’ brains to crave a drink, and help determine if the pill they’re testing counters that urge.

Fast-food resolution: Transform junk food image

As people express distaste for food they think is overly processed, fast food chains are trying to shed their reputation for serving reheated meals that are loaded with chemicals.

Officials cite progress on health care enrollment

The second sign-up season under President Barack Obama’s health care law is off to a good start but has a way to go to make it a success, administration officials said Tuesday.