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San Francisco weighs 1st US city ban on e-cigarette sales

Published Jun. 19 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors are considering whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the...

Marijuana use doubles in US pregnant women to 1 in 14

Published Jun. 19 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — Pot use in pregnancy has doubled among U.S. women and is most common during the first trimester,...

Preschoolers less pudgy in latest sign of falling obesity

Published Jun. 19 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — Preschoolers on government food aid have grown a little less pudgy, a U.S. study found, offering fresh...

US air quality is slipping after years of improvement

Published Jun. 19 2019

After decades of improvement, America's air may not be getting any cleaner.Over the last two years, the nation had more...

Report: Health care is where careers can be found

Published Jun. 18 2019

Health care continues to be the fastest-growing industry in Missouri, and it is expected to lead the state in growth...

Get Moving: Strive to improve overall wellness

Published Jun. 18 2019

I see many men in my office with chronic pain, and one of the main causes of their ailments are...

Summer camp is newest front in battle with measles outbreak

Published Jun. 17 2019

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The battle to contain the worst U.S. measles outbreak in 27 years has a new front:...

What's so bad about processed foods? Scientists offer clues

Published Jun. 15 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Chips, soda and frozen pizzas tend to be full of salt, sugar and fat, but now...

Not to be outdone, Tyson enters plant-based meat market

Published Jun. 14 2019

The fast-growing market for meat alternatives has a surprising new player: Tyson Foods.Tyson, one of the world's largest meat producers,...

In hot water? Study says warming may reduce sea life by 17%

Published Jun. 12 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The world's oceans will likely lose about one-sixth of their fish and other marine life by the...

Healthy Life: A berry healthy summer

Published Jun. 11 2019

If you're like me, you love all the fresh, juicy fruits in season during summer. If you're even more like...

Get Moving: Swimming for exercise and weight loss

Published Jun. 4 2019

I'm asked all the time, if swimming is good for losing weight. The short answer is yes, however, if you...