WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says it is conducting new studies of the safety of caramel coloring in soft drinks and … More »
Bert and Ernie jump rope and munch apples and carrots, and Cookie Monster has his namesake treat once a week, not every day. Can … More »
(CNN) – Pollution doesn’t respect national borders.
Outsourcing manufacturing to China may have resulted in less pollution in some parts of the United States, … More »
(CNN) – Looks like the ongoing debate about marijuana legalization in the United States has reached a new high: President Barack Obama’s White House.… More »
Proponents of stricter gun laws have another headline to bolster their efforts: Access to firearms in the home increases the risk of violent death.
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Tokyo, Japan (CNN) – At least 905 children have called in sick to schools in a suspected case of mass food poisoning in Japan’s … More »
(CNN) – Fifty years ago, smoking was linked to cancer in the first surgeon general’s report on tobacco.
On Friday, Dr. Boris Lushniak, the … More »
CNN) – Days after they told some West Virginia residents they shouldn’t worry about drinking tap water contaminated with a chemical used to clean … More »
(CNN) – Sorry, America: Support for emergency care patients barely receives a passing grade and needs extra help, according to a new report.
The … More »
Editor’s note: Dr. Nancy Swigonski is a pediatrician and professor in the Fairbanks School of Public Health and Indiana University School of Medicine. She … More »
(CNN) – In a decision sure to cause debate, a New Mexico judge has ruled that terminally ill, mentally competent patients have the right … More »
Watching a TV show where the words coming out of the actor’s mouth are not synched with his lips can be very distracting.
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