New cases of canine influenza have spread across several states, and veterinarians are urging vigilance.
Heroin use is increasing rapidly across the United States among all age, race, income and ethnic groups, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Tuesday.
The developing world is seeing rapid urbanization, with more than half of the world's population now living in cities and this figure expected to reach 70% by 2050.
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At 18, Keith Vidal was a normal teenager, his mom said -- a good kid and funny guy who liked basketball, played the drums and enjoyed the beach.
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The Washington State Department of Health reported Thursday what it said was the first confirmed measles death in the United States since 2003.
Local officials said Thursday that a prevalence of weeds is not contributing to an increase in fleas and ticks linked to several diseases transmitted to animals.
The Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to add exposure warning labels and child-resistant packaging to liquid nicotine.
Trading cookies and candy for yogurt and granola bars may not be as healthy as parents believe. In fact, some food marketed to children and parents contains more sugar than desserts on grocery shelves.
While some may not realize that fireworks can be a source of stress for some veterans, there's a movement to make sure Fourth of July revelers realize it.
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On Wednesday, the Wayback burger chain is launching a milkshake made with dried cricket powder at all its 100 U.S. locations.
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