Mayor Slay wants to lower the obesity rate by 5 percent in the city by 2018.
Health officials are backtracking on an earlier report that a mysterious Middle East virus had apparently spread to an Illinois man from a traveler he’d met in a business meeting.
Local researchers have created a compound that reverses the symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease in mice.
CBS News Medical Contributor Dr. Holly Phillips says it’s not something to worry about on the day-to-day.
After the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.
With the latest MERS case involving an Illinois man, the city health director says she wants to make sure if a case pops up here health officials can respond quickly to contain it.
The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.
Cases of shigellosis have been found in St. Louis City and in neighboring counties as well.
While science is still being gathered on the potential dangers of e-cigarettes, what are smokers who want to quit supposed to do?
The goal of the national study was to use new solutions to reduce both the number of fall injuries and the severity of them while in the hospital.