The latest news on health
Even when budgets are tight, experts say, health and fitness need not suffer
Researchers suspect overuse as a cause, but note that other costs are down
A prominent health economist talks about high prices, medical insurance, and rationing.
It's used more often in spinal fusions, but experts worry about costs and complications
Ultrasound-guided procedure reduced pain and restored mobility in tendinitis patients, study finds
A new study tallies up what diseases will cost the U.S. in 2009. Here are five of the most expensive:
Excess coffee consumption is bad for pregnant women, but it may benefit health in certain other groups.
Too often, they lack insurance or face roadblocks in getting the procedures, study finds
Researchers demonstrate that slumber key to storing memories
Suggestions range from greater emphasis on preventive care to universal electronic records