Here's a Part of Aging That Really Stinks
Unpleasant phantom odors haunt many older Americans, a new study finds.
1 in 4 in U.S. Has a Disability, CDC Reports
One in four American adults (61 million people) has a significant physical or mental disability, the federal government reported Thursday. And these disabilities are more prevalent among women, people in the South, and those living in poverty.
Research Links Long-Banned Insecticide DDT to Autism
High levels of exposure to the insecticide DDT in women seems to more than double the risk of autism in their children, new research suggests.
Why You Should Watch Your Weight After You Stop Smoking
There's good news and bad news for smokers who worry about packing on extra pounds when they try to quit.
Stem Cells Restore Some Vision in Blind Mice
Scientists say they have restored some degree of vision in blind lab mice, by activating stem cells in their eyes.
Health Tip: Are You at Risk for Macular Degeneration?
Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of vision loss among people 50 and older, the U.S. National Eye Institute says.
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