Health

(Undated) -- A new study finds parents should teach their kids healthy eating habits when they're babies. Eleven studies were published in the journal "Pediatrics" suggesting infant feeding patterns persist longer than originally thought. Investigators tracked the diets of...
(Undated) -- Another American doctor working in western Africa has Ebola. The missionary group SIM USA announced today that a third doctor working at their hospital in Monrovia tested positive for the deadly disease. However, this doctor was working in obstetrics and not with...
(Voorhees, NJ) -- A South Jersey lawmaker wants to regulate milk-sharing among breast-feeding women. Sara Lee Kessler reports. Play Clip
(Atlanta, GA) -- The CDC Director says the world's first Ebola epidemic will get worse quickly if nothing is done to stop it. Doctor Tom Frieden told NBC's "Today" this outbreak of Ebola is different than any other in the past. He says it's spreading faster and further than they...
(Undated) -- Researchers in Japan say they've come up with a test that can diagnose Ebola in 30 minutes. They say the new test also is cheaper than the method now being used in West Africa. Ebola has killed more than 15-hundred people in that region this summer. The doctors who...
(Undated) -- E-cigarettes are somewhat safer for smokers, but still release some dangerous toxins into the air. Researchers at the University of Southern California report that secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes contains high levels of harmful metals. The researchers say the...
(Undated) -- Eating pistachios could help prevent type 2 diabetes. Researchers in Spain studied people with higher-than-normal blood sugar levels. Such people have what doctors call pre-diabetes. Those who ate about two ounces of pistachios a day showed significant drops in...
(Springfield, IL) -- People in Illinois living with things like cancer, HIV, Aids, Crohn's Disease, MS, and seizure disorders can start applying for a medical marijuana license today. Applicants will need to have a prescription from their doctor in order to get the license. They...
(Undated) -- With the new school year underway, parents are worried about sending their kids to school with a healthy lunch. Registered dietitian Jenna Mastrobuono with the Cleveland Clinic says the best way to get rid of that stress is to read the food labels. The FDA suggests...