Certain rules on health insurance enforced on a state level may lead to people paying more for coverage, the results of a new study suggest.
You may have already heard of the MRSA superbug, a drug-resistant bacteria that can lead to infection and even death.
The proportion of middle aged and older people who admit they are not confident they have enough money for retirement has risen, a new survey reveals.
With the average person footing the bill for the $700 billion bailout, taxpayers may be forgiven for feeling that bonuses for the heads of the largest financial services companies are not quite fair.
Two drugs that are given to premature infants who are being treated for lung damage may injure the brain, according to a new study.
America would be better off if it reduced the size of the federal government and returned more powers to the state, Rep. Ron Paul has said.
Extending aid to struggling automobile manufacturers is not fair to taxpayers and does not make fiscal sense, House Republican Leader John Boehner has said.
Many Americans remain concerned about the quality of their food – and they want the government to do more to protect their safety, a new survey suggests.
Healthcare costs in America just seem to keep rising – and patients could be paying the price.
Google is making news with its highly-touted flu tracking project, but when it comes to privacy issues, this may be just the tip of the iceberg.
A new study finds that drinking hibiscus tea helps lower blood pressure, a condition that nearly a third of all American adults suffer from.
Gold prices fell for a second straight day on Wednesday, retreating to levels not seen since October.
Vitamin D may be helpful for women having reproductive difficulties, according to a new study.
The protection of civil liberties and the fight against terrorism should be able to exist comfortably side-by-side under a new administration, an expert has suggested.
Taxpayers and lawmakers alike remain dismayed by large compensation packages for executives, particularly in light of last month’s unpopular $700 billion economic bailout bill.
Global Positioning System (GPS) technology is causing growing concern among privacy advocates who fear that cell phones and other items could end up playing a "Big Brother" role.
More hospital patients than previously thought have been sickened by a drug-resistant bacteria, according to a new report.
The wonders of vitamin D as a health supplement have already been recognized by numerous studies, with many experts pointing out that most people take in too little of the so-called "sunshine vitamin."
Taxpayers could get a break on their 2009 tax returns due to inflation adjustments recently announced by the IRS.
Fenfluramine, a diet drug banned in 1997 because of links to possible heart conditions is still causing problems to people who took the drug, according to researchers.
An increasingly disturbing employment outlook is contributing to concerns about the long-term prospects for economic recovery.
Taxpayers could find themselves footing the bill for much more than just bad mortgage and investment decisions, amid reports that some executives involved in the situation may be entitled to recover millions of dollars in legal costs from the government.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting that new diabetes cases have sharply increased over the last decade, particularly in southern states.