Health & Fitness

WATCH:  Does dark chocolate make you smarter?

WATCH: Does dark chocolate make you smarter?

Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses what to know about a new study that says dark chocolate may improve brain health.

Terminally ill toddler's parents want to bring him home

23-month-old Alfie Evans has incurable degenerative neurological condition, and doctors say he should be allowed to die

More people sick after eating tainted romaine lettuce, CDC says

Health officials say romaine lettuce in stores and restaurants now is likely from California and not Yuma, Arizona, where the tainted lettuce originated

Boy overcomes autism to build Titanic replica

Despite "titanic" challenges, the teen built a record-breaking replica; now, he's building a better world
What Type of Workout You Should Do Based on Your Zodiac Sign

What Type of Workout You Should Do Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Of course, any workout beats no workout, but if you could actually maximize your performance somehow, you'd be into it, right? Well, turns out there are certain exercises that are better suited to

New twist in saga over terminally ill U.K. toddler

Alfie Evans' parents say he's improving and want him flown to Italy for treatment, but court says last ruling "represents the final chapter"
You Will Be Floored After Seeing These Women Who've Lost 100 Pounds!

You Will Be Floored After Seeing These Women Who've Lost 100 Pounds!

Have a lot of weight to lose? Find instant inspiration in these jaw-dropping before-and-after photos. They prove that although losing 100 pounds is no easy feat and takes extreme dedication and

"My senses were awake": John Dickerson reflects on sensory deprivation

"CBS This Morning" co-host writes about his floating experience

My Life-Threatening Bout With E. Coli Food Poisoning

Before my illness, I was a healthy 22-year-old. But, my doctors speculated, I must have eaten some leafy greens contaminated by E. coli bacteria.
F.D.A. Cracks Down on ‘Juuling’ Among Teenagers

F.D.A. Cracks Down on ‘Juuling’ Among Teenagers

The agency said it had sent warnings to about 40 retailers of Juuls and other e-cigarettes, accusing them of selling the products to minors.
COLUMN: Knowing the health indicators of a brain aneurysm can save your life

COLUMN: Knowing the health indicators of a brain aneurysm can save your life

A brain aneurysm is a silent, dangerous ticking time bomb.

Heavy drinking linked to "bad" bacteria, study finds

New research suggests that people who drink more than the recommended daily limit of alcohol may harbor an unhealthy mix of bacteria in their mouths
Trump Administration Pushes Abstinence in Teen Pregnancy Programs

Trump Administration Pushes Abstinence in Teen Pregnancy Programs

The Trump administration’s new rules explicitly encourage programs that emphasize “sexual risk avoidance.”
Kids with rare rapid-aging disease get hope from study drug

Kids with rare rapid-aging disease get hope from study drug

Children with a rare, incurable disease that causes rapid aging and early death may live longer if treated with an experimental drug first developed for cancer patients

Mom warns of "dry drowning" after child nearly dies

The young girl was hospitalized after accidentally swallowing pool water days earlier

Wounded veteran receives first penis-scrotum transplant

Surgeons at Johns Hopkins University perform first-of-its-kind operation to address "an unspoken injury of war"