Local Expert Wonders Why Texas Ebola Patient Wasn't Isolated ImmediatelyA man in Dallas has become the first person in the United States with a confirmed Ebola virus diagnosis, and one local expert was alarmed that the patient was not isolated immediately.
FDA To Ban Artery-Clogging Trans FatsThe FDA planned to announce Thursday it will require the food industry to gradually phase out all trans fats, saying they are a threat to people's health.
Report: Childhood Obesity Rates Fell In 18 StatesNew York and New Jersey are among more than a dozen states that showed a decline in childhood obesity, health officials said Tuesday.
CDC: Flu Season Bad One For The ElderlyThe U.S. is about halfway through the flu season, said Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. So far, half of confirmed flu cases are in people 65 and older.