To Your Health

Are time-outs a thing of the past?

While time-outs are not as controversial as spankings, some parents still feel uncomfortable issuing them to their kids. So they're opting for a new form of punishment: time-ins.

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 07:08am EDT

Cuba sharply expands Ebola medical mission

Cuba announces sharp expansion in size of Ebola medical mission being sent to Africa

Friday - 09/26/2014, 07:22pm EDT

Ivory Coast lifts Ebola flight restrictions

Ivory Coast president lifts flight restrictions to Ebola-affected countries

Friday - 09/26/2014, 07:03pm EDT

Rare children's respiratory virus making presence known

A rare respiratory virus that primarily affects kids is making its presence known in the region.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 06:40pm EDT

Omaha hospital workers fired over Ebola privacy

Omaha hospital that treated Ebola patient fires workers accused of looking at his medical file

Friday - 09/26/2014, 05:29pm EDT

Trend for trying e-cigarettes may be leveling off

Government report: Percentage of US adults who have tried e-cigarettes may be leveling off

Friday - 09/26/2014, 04:14pm EDT

3 from FDNY who worked at ground zero die in 1 day

3 retired NYC firefighters who worked amid ground zero rubble die of cancer on same day

Friday - 09/26/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Autopsy: Mentally ill NC inmate died of thirst

Autopsy: NC inmate with mental illness died of thirst after being held in solitary confinement

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:48pm EDT

Prescription drug collection effort set in Va.

Prescription drug collection effort set Saturday at more than 200 locations across Virginia

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:20pm EDT

US warns that Ebola could infect 1.4 million

Worst-case scenario: US warns that Ebola could infect at least 1.4 million before it's over

Friday - 09/26/2014, 11:04am EDT

DC fraternity rallies around cancer-stricken dad

DC fraternity rallies around cancer-stricken Chicago father of member

Friday - 09/26/2014, 10:31am EDT

Report: Admission of uninsured at hospitals dips

Government says hospitals benefiting from fewer admissions of uninsured patients

Friday - 09/26/2014, 10:10am EDT

MedStar Washington Hospital Center hosts webcast on taboo topic

MedStar Washington Hospital Center wants to talk about an often hushed medical condition that affects one in three women over the age of 45: pelvic floor disorder.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 08:29am EDT

Settle down -- multitasking can shrink your brain

A new study suggests that multitasking with various electronic devices makes your brain smaller.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 04:33am EDT

Obama urges world to do more to tackle Ebola

Obama: World must do more to address deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Friday - 09/26/2014, 03:34am EDT

Old Farmer's Almanac weighs in on aphrodisiacs, beauty trends

Denim overalls, aphrodisiacs and grape facials might not seem as though they belong together -- but there's more to the 2015 Old Farmer's Almanac than weather forecasts and planting schedules.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 03:30am EDT

Jurors deliberating in poisoned doctor trial

Jurors deliberating fate of Texas cancer doctor accused of poisoning lover-colleague

Friday - 09/26/2014, 01:22am EDT

Sierra Leone quarantines 2 million to fight Ebola

2 million people quarantined in Sierra Leone as efforts fail to stop Ebola

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 10:02pm EDT

US Ebola patient released; says he feels great

3rd American aid worker who contracted Ebola released from hospital; says he feels great, weak

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 08:20pm EDT

Chicken at food safety summit source of illness

Health department says buffet-lunch chicken made people sick at Baltimore food safety summit

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 07:00pm EDT
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