By Karen Kaplan, Los Angeles Times March 10, 2014 7:02 p.m.
LOS ANGELES — Victims of bullying were more than twice as likely as other kids to contemplate suicide and about 2.5 times as likely to try to kill themselves, according to a new study that quantifies the emotional effects of being teased, harassed, beaten up or otherwise harmed by one's peers.
By Los Angeles Times March 10, 2014 6 a.m.
Apparently casinos are good for losing more than just cash.
By LEANNE ITALIE, Associated Press March 10, 2014 6 a.m.
NEW YORK — Is the anti-obesity message finally getting through?
By MIKE STOBBE, Associated Press March 10, 2014 6 a.m.
ATLANTA — Home births have risen to their highest level in about four decades but are still only a fraction of all births, according to a new government report released Tuesday.
By JOHN CARUCCI, Associated Press March 10, 2014 6 a.m.
NEW YORK — Kristin Chenoweth is ready to tell the world she suffers from asthma. The Tony-winning actress says she's suffered with the respiratory disorder for more than a decade, noticing it sometime after the 9/11 terror attacks on lower Manhattan.
By Hope Warshaw, Special to The Washington Post March 10, 2014 6 a.m.
It's March, National Nutrition Month, when the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics spotlights the important role of healthful eating and physical activity to control weight and prevent chronic disease. But these aren't snap-your-fingers, easy-to-achieve goals to execute in a fast-paced, convenience-driven society.
By Sara Payne, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette March 10, 2014 6 a.m.
What's the best time to conceive? Many women might not know the answer.
By Marissa Harshman March 10, 2014 6 a.m.
Lingering effects of a switch to daylight saving time Sunday may mean you're feeling a little extra sleepy today.
By Robert Langreth, Bloomberg News March 8, 2014 8:39 p.m.
NEW YORK — Aiming deep inside the brain, drugmakers are testing medicines that may improve learning in people with Down syndrome, an advance unimaginable 50 years ago when many children with the genetic condition were considered hopelessly disabled.
March 6, 2014 2:37 p.m.
The Vancouver-based nonprofit Pink Lemonade Project is celebrating BRAVE Day this month with several activities.
March 6, 2014 2:35 p.m.
The American Diabetes Association will celebrate its 26th annual Alert Day on March 25.
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE, Associated Press March 5, 2014 9:29 p.m.
A second baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment -- in this instance, four hours after birth.
By Associated Press March 5, 2014 11:23 a.m.
PORTLAND — A Portland high school student has died of a suspected case of meningococcal disease.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press March 5, 2014 9:34 a.m.
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration will allow a two-year extension for people whose individual health insurance policies don't comply with requirements of the new health care law, helping to defuse a politically difficult election-year issue for Democrats.