An FAA treatment program for diagnosed substance abusers is one of the most successful rehab programs ever, sending 6,000 pilots back to work
A new government report finds HIV is being diagnosed on average seven months sooner than it was just a few years ago
New report reveals the deadly toll pollution takes worldwide, but experts say it's "a winnable battle"
Sex addiction is not recognized as an official diagnosis for psychiatric treatment, and experts say there's little evidence rehab helps
Iceland has almost eliminated Down syndrome by aborting virtually 100 percent of fetuses that test positive
Lifestyle changes can make a big difference in fighting "the greatest global challenge for health and social care in the 21st century"
A recent report based on FBI data shows 54 percent of mass shootings are related to domestic or family violence
A new study documents "a major step forward" in developing a treatment for the common food allergy
Before you or your child heads into surgery, check this advice to help reduce the risk of addiction to prescription pain meds
Obesity rates in America have been rising, but some states are worse than others
You're never too young to start taking care of your brain – and experts say certain dietary habits may help
The FDA says it has received dozens of reports of pet illnesses, and even deaths, related to commercially-produced “bone treats”
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Research should be "wakeup call," advocates say, though industry plans ban on most such blinds
Wisconsin would become the first state to drug test able-bodied adults applying for food stamps
A new study suggest tests someday may help reveal which women need longer preventive therapy and which ones can be spared it
When biology and cybersecurity collide: the emerging field of cyberbiosecurity explores a whole new category of risks
New research suggests that exposure to sun, not eating enough fruits and vegetables, drinking alcohol, and smoking cause nearly half of all cancer deaths in the U.S.
The woman told doctors she looked directly at the eclipse for just a few seconds
According to the lawsuit, the patient overheard her doctor say some alarming things while she was undergoing procedure
Health officials are starting a huge study to tell if the newer, sometimes pricier scans really improve screening for breast cancer
Some people are turning to marijuana-based treatments to relieve their pets' suffering, but there's little data on whether they work or if they're safe
About 140 million women use some type of hormonal contraception, including about 16 million in the United States
Taking a walk outside may do more harm than good if you live in a neighborhood with smoggy air, a new study shows
The new therapy, a once-a-week shot, appears to be more effective than a popular daily diabetes pill, a study shows
Toxic air pollution can have devastating health effects for young children, including putting their brain development at risk
An atmospheric chemist explains the health hazards of wildfire smoke and what kinds of protection work best
Spinal nerve stimulators use electrical pulses to block the pain signal to the brain; this summer the FDA approved one about the size of a pacemaker
CBS News goes undercover and tests the counterfeit products -- and the results are concerning
"If you feel sick, go to the doctor," family warns after 20-year-old's unexpected death
After decades of decline, cases of scarlet fever have surged to a 50-year high in England; could it happen here, too?
Video was originally made to be shared with his 21 fourth-grade classmates, but it's reaching a lot farther
Company has created a mattress for families who co-sleep: the family-sized mattress
Doctors say there were many questions along the way before woman who received womb transplant became first in the U.S. to give birth
Experts still say everyone should get vaccinated as we head into what could be a particularly bad flu season
New research gives you one more reason to brush and floss regularly
A Texas family is on the path to adoption just in time for Christmas
The tattoo included a signature – and the word "Not" was underlined
New research suggests a fixation on smartphones is linked to changes in teens' brain chemistry that mirror those prompted by addiction