Today's Health News

Malaria Vaccine Shows Promise in Shielding African Children

April 24, 2015 Even though shot offered less-than-perfect protection, millions might benefit, researchers say

2nd U.S. Ice Cream Maker Pulls All Products After Listeria Threat

April 24, 2015 Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams joins Blue Bell Creameries after test showing contamination

Baby Swings, Car Seats Not Safe for Sleeping

April 24, 2015 To avoid suffocation, put infants down in a crib, expert says

Daily Aspirin Taken by More Than Half of Older U.S. Adults

April 24, 2015 Usage doesn't always comply with national guidelines

Health Visits May Offer Chance to Prevent Suicide

April 24, 2015 Study says many see a doctor before ending their life

Childhood Abuse, Neglect Linked to High Blood Pressure in Adulthood

April 24, 2015 Finding suggests interventions aimed at these kids might make a difference, researcher says

Cigars Pose Dangers Similar to Cigarettes

April 24, 2015 Risk of death and certain cancers increased, study finds

Ebola Outbreak May Have Led to Almost 11,000 More Malaria Deaths: Study

April 24, 2015 Overwhelmed systems caused deadly disruptions in health care, experts say

Foods That Help Keep the Pounds Off as You Age

April 24, 2015 Study found it's not just about calories; some foods not as bad for waistline as thought

Health Highlights: April 24, 2015

April 24, 2015 Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:

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