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Brushing just isn't enough, experts say.
Poison experts say more and more adolescents are trying to boost workouts or balance school, jobs and sleep with homemade energy drinks made with caffeine powder that can provide lethal doses of caffeine to unaware users.
A new poll shows that Alzheimer's is the disease Americans fear most, even those in their 20's and 30's.
In 2000, Harold Mintz gave the ultimate gift: He became the first person in the Washington area to donate a kidney to a stranger. Now, his generous act is being studied by researchers, eager to shed light on his compassionate behavior.
Many of the grants, between $200,000 and $300,000, allows the clinics to hire staff.
A big green bus delivers food and assistance to residents in D.C.'s "food desert" communities.
Salt addiction is becoming a problem for children.
The start of the new football season is a bittersweet time for one local family. One year ago this week, 15-year-old Luke McGuire died after a four-year battle against cancer. It was a loss for all who were close to the Fairfax teen -- including some very special friends in burgundy and gold.
Make them look outside during car rides, and don't feed them spicy or fatty foods before the drive.
Ovarian cancer is not as common as breast cancer, but it is far more lethal.
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