Scholar urges states to restrict generous vaccine exemptions in the wake of measles comeback.
Latest recommendations urge Americans to eat less meat.
Public fears of Ebola give health officials an opportunity to harness public attention for greater good.
Adoption of new model legislation could improve medical response to public health crises and disasters.
Recently passed bill awaits signing in the face of environmentalist cheers and industry fears.
New report examines progress in reducing smoking and makes the case for continued policy efforts.
An alternative regulatory approach could entice business to create a healthier American diet.
Scholar proposes a manufacturers’ excise tax to fund obesity-prevention efforts.
FDA seeks comment on its determination trans fats are unsafe and should be banned.
When ratified, new international agreement will require restricted use of mercury by 2020.
Report highlights CDC’s efforts to combat the threat of antibiotic resistance.
Rep. Sensenbrenner spotlights controversial avian flu studies.