The Washington health exchange is 81,000 short of its goal for signing people up for insurance this year.
When Rebecca Taylor of Tacoma picked up her 5-year-old daughter from Fawcett Elementary School on Dec. 17 she thought her child was just suffering from a common cold.
The World Health Organization says the two leading Ebola vaccines appear safe and will soon be tested in healthy volunteers in West Africa.
The flu is rampant in most of the country, and health officials say the season could peak soon.
Health officials are celebrating some important victories in 2014, and Time magazine even named Ebola fighters the persons of the year. Nevertheless, this was a black-eye year for public health.
Sales of home exercise equipment peak this time of year as people try to live up to their new year resolutions. Consumer Reports tested dozens of machines to find which are likely to keep you striding and gliding long past January.
Improving air quality prompted the Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency to lift the Stage 2 Burn Ban for Yakima County.
Hershey is looking at replacing the high-fructose corn syrup in some of its products with sugar.
Reading about Harry Potter's adventures learning to fly his broomstick activates some of the same regions in the brain we use to perceive real people's actions and intentions.
Going gluten-free has become a very popular choice among Americans. Consumer Reports explains there are potential conseqences for the 93 percent of Americans who don't have a medical reason to give up gluten.
The Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency removed the stage 2 burn ban for Yakima County Monday morning.
Several variations of rice and rice products contain concerning levels of arsenic. Consumer Reports used data from the FDA and its own testing to recommend limits for how much rice kids and adults should eat. The testing also indicates the types of rice and other grains with lower levels of arsenic.
A major study lifts a cloud around Zetia and Vytorin, blockbuster drugs for lowering cholesterol.
As a crucial second sign-up season gears up, the Obama administration said Sunday that HealthCare.gov is stable and working well, a far cry from last year's frozen computer screens and frustrated customers.
Consumer Reports on the popular painkiller that's the most common ingredient in medication in the United States. It's in hundreds of medicines. It's very safe when taken in small doses, but taking too much can lead to liver failure.