Tracking obesity rates based on your interest in outdoor fitness, health and wellness, and television.
Are you listening, Mayor Bloomberg?
European researchers believe 14 percent of chronic childhood asthma can be blamed on living near busy roads.
The "STD Triage" app lets you email pictures of your "intimate problem" to a panel of dermatologists.
Hard science is finally backing up centuries of aromatherapy wisdom.
Heart attack survivors are more likely to die over the following years if they live in an area with higher levels of pollution.
A new bill could rid Mississippi of its clinics. Here is what's at stake.
One New York City neighborhood had basically given up on open space. But thanks to some new data, they were able to advocate for it, and get it.
So says a new study from Canada examining hundreds of injured cyclists and the roads where they wiped out.
There's a short-term and a long-term approach. Cities tried one, now they're looking to the other.
A large share of urban dwellers live in areas where road noise is highly irritating.
More U.S. adults are walking than they were five years ago, but they're doing it for a smaller amount of total time.
Louder streets have been linked to greater risk of cardiac arrest.
America's deepest economic and political divides are reflected in the rate of abortions across the 50 states.
Yet more evidence that your drive to work is making you unhealthy.
Large U.S. cities offer high quality of life for women, according to the Social Science Research Council.
A new study suggests that zip codes are as important as genetic code in childhood obesity.
Five charts can explain what the diabetes epidemic has to do with our current urban planning.
A video breaks down what cities can do to make their residents fitter.