In early 2014, US authorities announced possible changes to nutrition facts labels. And the food industry freaked out.
How exactly do human beings get Vitamin D from the sun?
Imagine a powerful new treatment that could cut all cancer deaths by more than half.
The only vaccine to have shown efficacy in protecting against HIV infection is to be tested in South Africa.
After takes expensive painkillers, even Botox injections, Margarita Gokun Silver turned to acupuncture to treat her debilitating migraines.
Death and disability can be averted by quickly taking aspirin after a minor stroke, a study found.
Resistance to antibiotics is growing at such an alarming rate that they risk losing effectiveness entirely, a study says.
No one plans to lose weight and then put it back on again - but that is what happens. Here are tips that might help...
Eating potatoes at least four times a week increases the risk of high blood pressure, experts found.
Previous studies have shown that being tall comes with other health risks.
Parkinson's sufferer Dan Kiefer has taken up boxing and finds that it helps in his battle against the disease.
Another possible benefit of going to church: A 33 percent chance of living longer, a new study suggests.
A new phone app allows women to get to know their own anatomies.
Very few South Africans get tested for high blood pressure or hypertension.
Thomas Manning, 64, has received a penis from a donor and become the third penile transplant patient in history.