The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Friday called for increased awareness of the health risks of the smoking cessation drug varenicline.
Ireland has successfully banned the free distribution and reduced the overall use of plastic bags in businesses throughout the country.
A new report said the United States is falling short of its benchmark goal of eliminating tuberculosis as a public health problem by 2010.
The Switzerland-based World Heath Organization said a small percentage of the major influenza virus this season has developed resistance to Tamiflu treatment.
Scientists and space policy experts say they will debate whether President George Bush's call for a return to the moon and voyage to Mars is feasible.
U.S. and Indian officials have signed an agreement for cooperation in space exploration.
Researchers at Yale School of Medicine have implemented patient safety enhancements to dramatically reduce errors and improve the staff’s own perception of the safety climate in obstetrical care.