Rates climbed the most among middle-aged men and girls aged 10 to 14
But Swedish study couldn't prove marijuana caused premature deaths
The unusual strategy helped the governor get around a small group of Republican senators who threatened to cancel the expansion, which has brought coverage to more than 267,000 state residents.
When people stop working, they sit less, move more and get a better night's sleep, study says
Survey finds highest rates of impairment in mining, construction and manufacturing industries
But there was a slightly increased risk of less serious heart problems
Study findings may explain why you don't feel rested after your first night in a strange place
Anthracyclines are widely used, but new research finds no link between the meds and survivors' mental function
Genetic marker showed the virus was linked to roughly five years of premature aging
Five Michigan teens fell ill with toxic shock syndrome in late December and in January -- all of them after using super-absorbent tampons. WebMD has the story.
Excess weight also seems to boost chances of disease, and risk increases as three factors increase, researchers report
Study supports well-managed use of the cheap, standby drug, but one expert prefers newer blood thinners
But one expert contends that difference in bone density wasn't enough, on average, to worry about fractures
Improved odds seen for patients with colon, prostate or breast tumors, but research isn't definitive
Do foods from genetically engineered organisms belong in your belly? Find out the basic facts from WebMD so you can make informed decisions about your health.
But research can't prove cause-and-effect and more investigation is needed, experts say
The BRCA1 mutation may speed the aging of a woman's ovaries, researchers report