Saturday, December 31, 2011
Heart health campaigners urged the British government Thursday to follow Australia's lead and ban all eye-catching designs and branding from cigarette packs to stop young people being lured into smoking.
Sunday, November 27, 2011
U.S. federal regulators have launched a formal safety defect investigation of the Chevrolet Volt after new battery fires in tests, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said Friday.
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
A tiny, exquisitely made box found on an excavated street in Jerusalem is a token of Christian faith from 1,400 years ago, Israeli archaeologists said Sunday.
U.S. children and teenagers are seeing far more soda advertising than before, with African-Americans and Hispanics being major targets, as marketers have expanded online, a study released on Monday found.
Sunday, October 30, 2011
World leaders Saturday added their weight to a push to eradicate polio, pledging millions of dollars in new funds to bring an end to the crippling and potentially fatal disease.
Saturday, October 8, 2011
People who take dietary supplements to boost their intake of minerals may actually be getting too much of a good thing — and even risk serious problems.
Friday, October 7, 2011
Monday, September 5, 2011
Shortages of vital drugs, particularly cancer-fighting medication, have raised concerns in the United States, where regulators often have to race to try to find replacements.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
One in three British workers admits to skipping off work — mainly because they are bored with their jobs, according to research by global consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
Russia on Monday launched into space its Spektr-R radio telescope, planned to be the most powerful ever, the first deep space observatory sent up by Moscow in a quarter of a century.